Write a one to two page paper discussing whether or not the illegal possession and carrying of firearms or the illegal purchase of a firearm are “victimless” crimes. Why are offenses such as these not usually listed as victimless crimes? Make sure your paper is in proper APA format and that you accurately cite all outside sources used in this paper both in the text of your essay and in a References page
Why do you think it is important that we use research to determine and implement policies and practices within the American Criminal Justice system? What could be the consequences of not using research in policy and practice decisions in such a criminological system? Provide an example of a policy or practice that is not based on evidence and how it affects the community/individual/specific group. This completed case study must be at least 2 pages in length (not counting the title page and reference page), have at least 3 outside sources / references. The report must be written at or above a master’s level Quality. The paper should follow APA guidelines to include in-text citations, references, and appropriate headings and subheadings.