Based on your initial readings Chapter one and any experiences you may have had in the field, why is it important to evaluate criminal justice programs?
Instruction: Each student must add to the discussion thread and include at least one reference to course content or peer reviewed journal. Postings must be meaningful and refer to the literature and assigned readings. In addition, this paper must be exactly 150 words no more than that.
You can add or quote a minimum of two (2) scholarly sources in this essay paper.
Appropriate scholarly sources include articles from academic journals, textbooks, (Required Reading).
However, an open-source websites (e.g., Wikipedia) are NOT suitable sources for the writing paper. The use of such sources will decrease your score.
Vito, G. F. & Higgins, G. E. (2015). Practical Program Evaluation for Criminal Justice.
Waltham, MA: Elsevier.
American Psychological Association. (2009). Publication Manual of the Psychological
Association. (6th ed.). Washington DC: American Psychological Association.
Assignments must be written and typed following the guidelines in the Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (APA manual), and must be written at college level, with good sentence structure and good syntax. Students must also adhere to the professional guidelines for the use of copyrighted literature and commercially produced materials, as well as materials generated by colleagues and friends and information collected from conferences and presentations.