Thank you very much. This is great now. Appreciate all your help and revisions. Thank you once again! You did a wonderful job.
Problem Statement and MeasurementCompetencies Addressed in This Assignment Competency 2: Articulate a problem statement appropriate for examination using criminal justice research methods. Competency 4: Use a common research method of criminal justice practitioners to examine the problem statement. Competency 6: Communicate effectively in writing.OverviewAs you learned in Chapter 3 of The Mismeasure of Crime, official crime data are derived from normal functions of the criminal justice system, such as police reports that detail offenses, arrests, charges filed, and the like. As you saw in Unit 1, the official data in the criminal justice field has grown tremendously over the years. Official crime data collected according to set procedures and with data sets such as the UCR can be classified in the context of a criminal justice process and scored, once classified, in terms of the number of occurrences. As you recall from Chapter 4 of Fundamentals of Research in Criminology and Criminal Justice, there can be sources of ambiguity in concept. There can also be sources of ambiguity, as such, in classifying or categorizing crimes. This can be problematic in that the purpose of the UCR and other databases is to establish uniformity in classifications and scoring to better utilize the data collected.For this assignment, you will use the data from the FBI’s UCR site (linked in the Resources) for the U.S. burglary rate between 1990 and 2008 as the basis for your responses.Instructions Analyze the pattern of changes in the U.S. burglary rate between 1990 and 2008 using the data from the FBI’s UCR website. Articulate a problem statement that could be used to research this pattern of change over time. Explain two different substantive reasons (based on criminological theory or crime prevention policies) that would account for this pattern of change over time. Explore two different measurement or methodological issues that would account for this pattern of change over time.Requirements Written communication: Must be free of errors that detract from the overall message. Resources and citations: Format according to APA guidelines. Required page count: 3Ã¢â‚¬â€œ5, not including the cover page or the references page. Font and font size: Times New Roman, 12 point.You are required to submit a draft of your paper to SafeAssign. Once you review your results and make any needed changes, submit your paper for grading.Note: Your instructor may also use the Writing Feedback Tool to provide feedback on your writing. In the tool, click the linked resources for helpful writing information.Resources Problem Statement and Measurement Scoring Guide. Criminal Justice Undergraduate Library Research Guide. Uniform Crime Reports. Introduction to the Writing Center. APA Style and Format. APA Paper Template. SafeAssign. Submit an Assignment [PDF].
Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.
You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.Read more
Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.Read more
Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.Read more
Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.Read more
By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.Read more