This glossary assignment will continue to help you develop vocabulary related to law enforcement. You will define law enforcement-related terms and provide examples for each.
Upon successful completion of the course material, you will be able to:
Define terms related to constitutional amendments.
Textbook: Policing America: Challenges and Best Practices
Media 4.2 Resource: Law and Liability
Every culture and subculture has certain terms used by members. These terms can be used as a code, defining an action with fewer words than would otherwise be needed. The police subculture is no different, and there are a variety of words used. As you examine several of those words in this workshop, think about their origin and how they may have transformed over time.
Review the rubric to make sure you understand the criteria for earning your grade.
Review Chapters 7-11 in the textbook, Policing America: Challenges and Best Practices.
Review the media 4.2 Resource: Law and Liability.
In a two- to three-page paper, provide definitions for each of the following terms. Do not copy the definitions for these terms from the textbook; define each of them using your own words.
Due process model
In loco parentis
Search and seizure
In the same document, provide one example of each term to help you remember it.
Remember to cite your references using APA formatting.