The number of criminal offenses in the U.S. Code increased from 3,000 in the early 1980s to 4,000 by 2000 to over 4,450 by 2008. In an APA paper, discuss the unintended consequences of Overcriminalization and what steps Congress could take to limit such Overcriminalization. Are the effects of Overcriminalization overstated?
Your assignment should be a minimum or 3 pages, double-spaced, with 1 inch margins paper. Page numbering is required. Assignment will be written according to strict APA guidelines. A cover page, abstract with key terms, a main body with conclusions and a reference page is required but is not part of the page total. An APA style guide for referencing is available on our class site under the Resources tab. Grammar, spelling, typographical accuracy and a good writing style will be considered in determining your grade.