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Week Five DQ 1 Due Day 2 (Wednesday) Post your response to the following discussion question by clicking Reply. Be sure to label your Discussion Question Post in the subject line of your reply. All initial DQ's posts should be a minimum of 200 words. Does the criminal justice system discriminate against minorities? There are several instances that made me consider that, indeed, the criminal justice system is discriminating minority groups. In the criminal justice system, discrimination against minority groups begins at the bottom – the law enforcement officers conducting an investigation on alleged criminal activity of an individual belonging to a minority group. The incidence of individuals belonging to a minority group being detained by
not greater than 10% of the African American’s population is being arrested.4 million African American men who lost their right to vote in the United States. Despite this fact. As a convenience store located two blocks away from a black neighborhood is robbed. As a consequence for being convicted of felony. and loss of privacy and eventually heightened as officer’s justifies their action based on an individual’s skin color or accent. there are about 1. without a doubt. there’s an estimated two million Americans with two-thirds of it being African Americans or Hispanic. Minority groups did not commit these crimes nor are they criminals as stated and proven. jury deliberation. In the United States’ prison. This discriminating action at this stage has lead to the excessive number of African Americans and Hispanics in prison compared to quite a few number of white Americans. Statistic figures reveal that there are about 3 out of every 10 African American males born in the United States who will eventually do some time in prison. discrimination in the criminal justice system still prevails from taking into custody to sentencing. Let me cite a good example. individuals from that black community would be held responsible for such acts.law enforcers on the streets or cars are quite high compared to white individuals. Indeed. In addition to that. The criminal justice system’s unequal and unfair treatment is irrational. Such occurrences concerns inconvenience. In a poverty-stricken urban community. These instances have been prevailing all these years and a solution has yet to be unearthed. Another section of the criminal justice system that demonstrates discrimination is the part where the trial. and sentencing occur. . Annually. humiliation. individuals residing here are frequently viewed as criminals or law breakers. the criminal justice system discriminate minority groups at all times. the officers use a strategy to rattle our conscience during interrogations.
On the downside of it. With this. and others but it is not the purpose or duty of these laws to provide a good image for every individual but the duty and responsibility of each individual to provide such to be observed by others. minority groups are their own most horrible adversaries. gender. nobody will be opted in or out of a . nonetheless. Safety and security are expected to be rendered equally and fairly by these legal rights in spite of an individual’s race. It’s a matter of choice to be a victim or be a better individual. Several legal rights and laws are made to deal with the negative outcomes brought about by the minority and right groups. A set of laws should provide an equal and fair safety and rights to each and every individual. All initial DQ's posts should be a minimum of 200 words. Let us be brave and admit that we are the culprit – bring harm to ourselves rather than blame it to the legal rights. legal rights aren’t provided to bring harm. Therefore.Week Five DQ 2 Due Day 3 (Thursday) Post your response to the following discussion question by clicking Reply. it’s our call. Are legal rights harmful to African American individuals? I believe that the legal rights that have been provided to protect a certain group of individuals would bring about more mischief than good. color. Be sure to label your Discussion Question Post in the subject line of your reply. There are occurrences in our lives that are unexpected and uncontrollable but we are in command with the way we respond and carry these occurrences. Frequently. Events like the civil war were initiated with the intent of providing freedom for the slaves. minority groups believe that something should be due to them because of the events that had occurred in the past and tends to express themselves through actions or verbally – often would be damaging to both their image and even personally.
It is significant for the peace providers to be concerned about awareness and comprehending cultural influences in order to identify and control . Standards should be set to cater each and every individual’s benefit and not just for a specific group of individuals. or religion. An individual who pays taxes and works to stay alive has every right to live in your own preference given that you abide by the rules and regulations being set. and ethnic backgrounds. All initial DQ's posts should be a minimum of 200 words. Negative ethnocentric outlooks and practices can be diminished or eradicated through adequate knowledge and understanding about the various cultures within societies and law enforcement agencies. There are several rights that tend to be favorable for some while unfavorable for others. gender. Up to date. Let me cite an instance where my friend (Black) and I were asked to pull over by an officer without any apparent reason for we weren’t over speeding and all. Week Five DQ 3 Due Day 3 (Thursday) Post your response to the following discussion question by clicking Reply.congregation based on the race. A former congregation of Caucasian males is revolutionized into a personnel consisting of people of various genders. Be sure to label your Discussion Question Post in the subject line of your reply. I’m still bugged by the intentions of the officer who asked us to pull over. cultures. Share some contemporary examples of cultural diversity issues? Agency staffs are changing and turn into culturally diverse as societies and districts transform due to the advent of multi-cultural people.
With the officers’ consideration. As the officers were doing their job – completing the assessment of the suspect. As Blacks or Hispanics are socializing around. the suspect was taken into custody without any unpleasant incident. After acquiring the knowledge. the suspect didn’t give in to the lady officer as he was about to be handcuffed as he believe the he would lose his face by doing so. The officers considered his plea because they were sensitive about the individual’s preference. Two officers – male and female – halted an individual in the premises of his community because of driving while intoxicated with alcohol. there’s an issue that remained prevalent all these years and that is the disparity that is present in arresting and sentencing individuals that belongs to the minority groups. In the diversity of our cultures. Let me cite a good example. it is best to procure knowledge about the different cultures to understand each and every individual that we deal with quite often. In order to overcome the issue that is brought about by the diversity of our cultures present in our community.behavioral patterns and construct a more efficient and receptive relationships in the community and/or the law authorities. and recognize and consider the individual’s request to prevent an arising resistance that may put the safety of the officers at risk. officers would often intrude and call it loitering while whites doing the same activities would be ignored. the authorities would now be able to understand that as African Americans speak aloud and wave their hands wouldn’t always mean that they are being a nuisance but there are just expressing themselves through those gestures. his family and friends came out of their homes. As they were watching from afar. A detailed and thorough education about cultural diversity should be made available to the individuals associated in the criminal justice division in order to better understand and comprehend the different cultures in our society. It was definitely a good call for the officers to change positions. .
nuisance but there are just expressing themselves through those gestures. . it is best to procure knowledge about the different cultures to understand each and every individual that we deal with quite often. In order to overcome the issue that is brought about by the diversity of our cultures present in our community.
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