Criminal Justice Paper Assignments
February 15th, 2020
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you do the following:
- Explain the difference between implicit biases and stereotypes.
- Identify the difference between explicit stereotyping and attitudes.
- Describe how biases might affect courtroom proceedings such as a bail/bond proceeding, pretrial proceeding, first appearance, and having a private lawyer instead of a public defender.
- Explain the importance of diversity of courtroom and corrections employees.
- Explain how racial disparity in sentencing affects the judicial system. Provide statistics to support your explanation.
Format your paper in accordance with APA guidelines.