Essays Tagged: "law enforcement officers"

Police Abuse

These measures arenecessary to protect ourselves from police taking advantage of theirpositions as law enforcement officers with greater permissive rights thanprivate citizens. Because of this signif ... pubic, whom they are charged with protecting.If the auditor finds that the police have violated the law, he or she mustso notify the individuals who are the subjects of the unlawfulinvestigations so t ...

(12 pages) 497 1 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Exclusionary Rule

the argument one finds their self, it is agreed that this decision has changed American justice and law enforcement procedure.The exclusionary rule was developed by the United States Supreme Courtstat ... d all evidence that is obtained in violation of a citizen's constitutional rights by government and law enforcement officers or their agents, will be inadmissible in a criminal prosecution against the ...

(5 pages) 390 1 4.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Law Enforcement Explorer.

suspect. Is this another episode of COPS? No, those two officers that just chased down a felon are Law Enforcement Explorers. What has just happened was a training exercise to test the explorer's sen ... lmed with the normal activities that real police officers face on nearly every call they answer.The Law Enforcement Explorers are all about training. That is the purpose of the program, to train youth ...

(9 pages) 180 1 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Composition I essay on Police Stereotypes.

Police StereotypeThe events of the last decade have caused many changes in law enforcement. The perceptions of what a police officer does, or should do, have mutated. As a law ... ured while resisting arrest or by assaulting the officer. This only feeds the cynicism felt by most law enforcement officers toward the public.New York City--the Million Youth March--were the police t ... who are "The Police"? They are an element of society similar to Hispanics, Jews, Blacks and Whites. Law enforcement officers suffer the consequences of the knee jerk reaction that faults the police in ...

(4 pages) 150 2 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The use of excessive force by Police officers in the line of duty.

exercise coercion in performing some of their functions. With some unknown frequency and severity, law enforcement officers use various forms of verbal and physical coercion in performing their every ... rious forms of verbal and physical coercion in performing their everyday functions of enforcing the law and maintaining order. How and when the police use and do not use physical force influence the i ...

(12 pages) 324 0 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Capital Punishment.

for handing out death sentences. The most severe of all sentences is the death penalty. It requires law enforcement officers to kill the offender. The death penalty also deters murder by putting the f ... om whim or impulse rather than judgment or reason. Fairness requires that people who break the same law under similar circumstances should meet with the same punishment; however, the justice system is ...

(5 pages) 117 2 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Brian De Palma's 'The Untouchables': A Lesson in History? Complete w/Annotated Bibliography

ohibition era. As gangsters from rival gangs riddled each other with bullets, and deftly defied the law through slightly, less-than-honorable techniques, the 1930s were plagued with corruption on the ... cly put a stop to sale, and possession of alcohol and it was highly unpopular with the public. Many law enforcement agencies were brought into suspected areas of illegal alcoholic activity to put a st ...

(5 pages) 64 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Police Corruption

drug trafficking and money laundering to looking the other way on minor everyday violations of the law. Ever since the concept of rules and regulation came about there have been certain people who we ... me about there have been certain people who were chosen to enforce those regulations. Some of those law enforcement personnel have been persuaded to look the other way on certain violations committed ...

(9 pages) 201 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Children of Divorce

much higher chance of becoming teenage parents, having behavior problems, and having problems with law enforcement officers. If it were within your power to prevent these things as a parent, I would ...

(2 pages) 30 0 4.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Border Patrol- Career Report

to, "To detect and prevent the illegal entry of aliens into the United States. Together with other law enforcement officers, the Border Patrol helps maintain borders that work - facilitating the flow ... ol itself. As stated by the Border Patrol, "The United States Border Patrol is the mobile uniformed law enforcement arm of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)."(Overview). Other organizations on ...

(6 pages) 121 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Is Gun Control the Answer?; referenced, response to current death of four mounties in Alberta

nting has been aimed at public policy and hypothetical what-ifs. Everything from Canada's marijuana laws to the way our nation's children are being raised is in question. Former Edmonton crown prosecu ... ave controlled for in the future (CP wire)?" Everyone is voicing their opinions on how and why four law-enforcement officers were so ruthlessly taken down. As Canadians grieve the terrible loss of the ...

(6 pages) 29 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Law Enforcement: Issues

ice gratuities - the long-time and controversial practice of providing unsolicited largess to sworn law enforcement officers - is a situation that was debated on legal and moral grounds. The acceptanc ... harmless. Yet, the public's opinion is vital in the favor and view that the community has for their law enforcement agency. In one of the cases an officer recommended that a new restaurant opened in h ...

(5 pages) 127 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

20th Century Supreme Court Case: The Exclusionary Rule

the argument one finds their self, it is agreed that this decision has changed American justice and law enforcement procedure. The exclusionary rule was developed by the United States Supreme Court st ... d all evidence that is obtained in violation of a citizen's Constitutional Rights by government and law enforcement officers or their agents, will be inadmissible in a criminal prosecution against the ...

(5 pages) 139 0 0.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Hippies V. America

up against the government for what they believed in. Their protests were peaceful until the law enforcement stepped in. They were peaceful protests, then the police came in with riot gear and ... the police came in with riot gear and bad intentions that agitated the crowd of people. Some of the law enforcement officers beat innocent people who weren't and couldn't defend themselves. It wasn't ...

(1 pages) 322 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers

Sports

an elderly store clerk hostage early this morning at the store on U.S. Highway 70 south of Ardmore, law-enforcement officials said.The Total store was surrounded by hundreds of law enforcement officer ...

(1 pages) 394 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Durring High School

g session near Washington, D.C., attended by the country's leading germwarfare experts, doctors and law- enforcement officers " new terrorism " (Axelrod 2001) and old terrorism was discussed. It was d ...

(2 pages) 361 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Law enforcement today

Law enforcement officers have a very important role in society. They have a job that involves lots o ... role in society. They have a job that involves lots of decision making and using personal judgment.Law officers have many duties while at work. Law officers have to decide whether or not someone is b ... have to decide whether or not someone is breaking the law and how they will enforce the situation. Law officers are sometimes expected to be perfect. They have to catch all the bad guys and save all ...

(3 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Organized Crime In 1920s

se in crime around my neighborhood. It is ruining our good name and the lives of all of the decent, law abiding residents. I seldom let my children outside to play anymore and I am even afraid to go o ... nd eye to things these swarthy underhanded villains. It's not that I want to accuse any of our fine law enforcement officers of wrongdoing. But it has been known to happen. And one can only suppose th ...

(1 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Kids Who Kill

reports are widespread and are regular topics to political officials, citizen action groups and or law enforcement officers. The Political officials are always promising a get-tough approach.Accordin ... rsonality that controls the Id. With the superego being the parent to both the Id and the ego. (www.law.lsu.edu/ library/lawhum/ childrenkillingparents.htm) Then we have Psychopathology, which is the ...

(13 pages) 31 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Kids Who Kill

reports are widespread and are regular topics to political officials, citizen action groups and or law enforcement officers. The Political officials are always promising a get-tough approach.Accordin ... rsonality that controls the Id. With the superego being the parent to both the Id and the ego. (www.law.lsu.edu/ library/lawhum/ childrenkillingparents.htm) Then we have Psychopathology, which is the ...

(13 pages) 47 1 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology