Ethics and criminal justice professionals


Week 3 Assignment – Ethics and Criminal Justice Professionals

This assignment is due in Week 3 and worth 100 points.For this assignment, you are asked to Review Chapters 1–5 in the textbook and Law Enforcement Code of Ethics to reply to the following items:

  1. What are public servants and why should they be sensitive to ethical issues?
  2. Explain discretion and give two examples of a police officer using discretion.
  3. In your own words, describe three codes of ethics from the Law Enforcement Code of Ethics that you find most important.
  4. Explain why you selected each one and describe a situation in which a police officer might encounter each one.
  5. Describe the three types of policing typologies, including the definition and an example for each type.

Format: Please use the CRJ220 Assignment Template [DOCX] provided when completing this assignment.The specific course learning outcome(s) associated with this assignment are:

  • Summarize key concepts and principles related to ethics and the role of police in society.