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Title Crime & justice in America : present realities and future prospects / [edited by] Paul F. Cromwell, Roger G. Dunham.
Imprint Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, [1997]

Subject Crime -- United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
Alt Name Cromwell, Paul F.
Dunham, Roger G.
Add Title Crime and justice in America
Description viii, 424 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Crime and justice in America -- The police in America -- Adjudication and sentencing -- Jails, prisons, and community-based corrections -- Looking toward the 21st century.
ISBN 013228636X
OCLC # 35001739
Table of Contents
 The Evolution of Criminal Law / C. Ray Jeffery3
 Fallacies and Truths about Crime / Marcus Felson13
 Highlights from 20 Years of Surveying Crime Victims / Marianne W. Zawitz, Patsy A. Klaus, Ronet Bachman, Lisa D. Bastian, Marshall M. DeBerry, Jr., Michael R. Rand, Bruce M. Taylor32
 Racism in the Criminal Justice System: Two Sides of a Controversy / William Wilbanks, Coramae Richey Mann51
 Drugs, Crime, and the Justice System Bureau of Justice Statistics60
 The Development of the American Police: An Historical Overview / Craig D. Uchida79
 The New Policing: Confronting Complexity / Herman Goldstein95
 Policing and the Fear of Crime / Mark H. Moore, Robert C. Trojanowicz104
 Police Shootings: Myths and Realities / Roger G. Dunham, Geoffery P. Alpert115
 Dragons and Dinosaurs: The Plight of Patrol Women / Donna C. Hale, Stacey M. Wyland124
 Law Enforcement Code of Ethics The International Association of Chiefs of Police135
 Police Code of Conduct The International Association of Chiefs of Police136
 Police Officer Sexual Misconduct: A Field Research Study / Allen D. Sapp139
 Learning Police Ethics / Lawrence Sherman152
 The Frustrations of Police Work: The Idealism and Realism of Being a Police Officer / William C. Wise165
 Careers in Law Enforcement / Karen McElrath171
 The Judicial Process: Prosecutors and Courts Bureau of Justice Statistics182
 Why Prosecutors Misbehave / Bennett L. Gershman192
 The Criminal Lawyer's "Different Mission": Reflections on the "Right" to Present a False Case / Harry I. Subin201
 Sentencing / Richard Singer207
 Trial by Jury in the United States / Alexis de Tocqueville213
 Twelve Good Reasons: How Lawyers Judge Potential Jurors / Sheila Anne Feeney218
 Ethics and the Courts / Joycelyn M. Pollock221
 Careers in the Courts / Robert C. DeLucia, Thomas J. Doyle246
 Jail Overcrowding: Social Sanitation and Warehousing of the Urban Underclass / Michael Welch263
 Women in Prison / Tracy L. Snell285
 The Dirty Secret of Cellblock 6 / Craig Horowitz297
 Boot Camp Prisons / Doris Layton Mackenzie310
 Private Prisons / John J. Dilulio, Jr.318
 'This Man Has Expired': Witness to an Execution / Robert Johnson324
 Parole: Past and Present / Paul Cromwell335
 Romancing the Stone or Stoning the Romance: Ethics of Community-Based Corrections / Sam S. Souryal342
 Code of Ethics American Correctional Association354
 An Officer of the Court: Working in Probation for a District Court / Linda Peck356
 Careers in Corrections / Robert C. DeLucia, Thomas J. Doyle360
 "Peeking Over the Rim:" What Lies Ahead? / Kenneth J. Peak374
 The Changing Face of America / Robert C. Trojanowicz, David L. Carter391
 Ophelia the CCW: May 11, 2010 / Todd R. Clear399
 A Future of Utopia or Dystopia / Richard N. Holden, Allen D. Sapp412

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