Can you help me understand this Writing question?
This week – Unit 7, you will write a comprehensive APA analysis paper utilizing all the knowledge you have gained in MSCJ 5200. Use what you have learned from the READ and ATTEND sections throughout the course (including Unit 5) and at least four scholarly sources to address the items listed below. If you need support on how to formulate your APA Analysis paper, you may refer to your APA Template under the Resource tab or contact the CPS Librarians. Please refer to your grading rubric for guidance on the word count and other important details. Upon completion you will click on the Dropbox tab to submit your paper for grading.
Be sure to back up your opinion with at least four scholarly sources. Use in text citations and do not self-plagiarize from the previous weeks.
- Select several criminal justice agencies of your choice. Obtain copies of their ethical standards or core values statements. Describe how they relate to the information discussed in chapter 13.
- Identify several top executives of current criminal justice agencies (from news items, publications, and websites). Compare their leadership traits with those discussed in chapter 14.
- Several guides for fostering ethical behavior were discussed in the assigned readings. Create three realistic criminal justice ethical dilemmas. Analyze these dilemmas using one or more of the guides contained in the assigned readings.
- If you were a mayor choosing a new police chief, would you want him/her to be a transactional or a transformational leader? Why?
- As a criminal justice administrator, which Contextual Themes concepts do you think would be most important if you were assigned to develop the homeland security strategy for your agency?
- Discuss some of the technological advances that can be used by criminal justice administrators in achieving their missions.
- Why do you think crime decreased in recent years? What can criminal justice administrators do to ensure that this downward trend continues? How so?