CJS 255 WEEK 3 Sentencing Paper

CJS 255 WEEK 3 Sentencing Paper

CJS 255 WEEK 3 Sentencing Paper

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that analyzes the principal objectives of punishment within the U.S. corrections system.

Answer the following questions in your paper:

  • What are the state and federal objectives of punishment?
  • How does sentencing affect the state and federal corrections systems overall? Support your answer.
  • What is determinate and indeterminate sentencing? Which sentencing model do you feel is most appropriate? Explain why and provide an example.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.Use at least three academic resources excluding the weekly reading and the course text.

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CJS 255 WEEK 3 Sentencing Paper