The Criminal Justice System - 440 Words
The Criminal Justice System
April 26, 2010
According to the American Heritage Dictionary, the criminal justice system is a “system of law enforcement, the bar, the judiciary, corrections, and probation that is directly involved in the apprehension, prosecution, defense, sentencing, incarceration, and supervision of those suspected of or charged with a criminal offense” (Mifflin, 2007). The criminal justice system aims to reduce crime by bringing more offences to justice and...
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