Law enforcement agencies are expected to “serve

Law enforcement agencies are expected to “serve and protect” the citizens within their jurisdiction. Assuming crime prevention/reduction is a strategic component of community protection, please describe an appropriate intervention strategy and predict its potential effects on the prevention or reduction of the crime of robbery. Refer to course content to support your response.

The following guidelines pertain to all Discussion assignments.
1. Your original post should directly and clearly address all required elements of the topic, task, or question for the Discussion assignment.
2. Your response should advance the discussion, through critical thinking and application of the course content. (Ask questions, assess further considerations, provide a different point of view, etc.)
3. Write all posts (original or reply) in a professional manner, consistent with expectations for criminal justice professionals.
a. Clearly express your thoughts,
b. Contain no grammatical or spelling errors, and
c. Properly cite all material created by another author, including pictures and
websites.
4. Topics related to Criminal Violence are inherently difficult to discuss, especially in the context of a large fully-online course. Always follow the course Ground Rules for discussing difficult or controversial topics:
a. Listen (or read) respectfully, with an ear to understanding others’ views.
b. Criticize ideas, not individuals.
c. Commit to learning, not debating. Comment in order to share information, not to persuade.
d. Avoid blame, speculation, and inflammatory language.
e. Avoid assumptions about any member of the class or generalizations about
social groups.
f. Support your statements. Use evidence and provide a rationale for your points.

REQUIRED TEXTS & MATERIALS:
● Riedel, M., Welsh, W. (2016) Criminal Violence: Patterns, Explanations, and
Interventions, Fourth Edition, New York, NY: Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-938613-0
● American Psychological Association. (2010) Publication manual of the American Psychological Association, Sixth edition, Washington, DC, American Psychological Association

Topic
Law enforcement agencies are expected to “serve and protect” the citizens within their jurisdiction.

Assuming crime prevention/reduction is a strategic component of community protection, please describe an appropriate intervention strategy and predict its potential effects on the prevention or reduction of the crime of robbery. Refer to course content to support your response.

Refer to the attached rubric for grading.
Rubric
Criteria for the original post:
Distinguished
Fully addresses question or topic. Applies critical thinking or problem solving. Includes credible resources information or research to support positions, conclusions, or perspectives. (50 Pts).

Criteria for the responses:
Distinguished
Consistently advances discussion of at least two colleagues. Uses lesson content to support positions, conclusions, or perspectives. Asks questions, assesses further considerations, provides a different point of view, etc. (30 Pts).

Professionalism for the original post and the responses:
Distinguished
Communicates in a professional manner, consistent with expectations for criminal justice professionals. No grammatical or spelling errors and thought is clear. Citations used on all material created by another author, including websites. (20 Pts).
Total (100 Pts).

There is no minimum words count required for the original post and the responses.

– First, the writer needs to carefully read the topic and start writing the original post. (no minimum words required).
– Second, The writer needs to carefully read the students posts and reply to them directly. (no minimum words required).