II. Literature Review
III. Methodology (Case Study)
V. Conclusion / Recommendations
Each student will select one U.S. federal government criminal justice agency and discuss the structure, functions, and administration of that agency.
The format for the research paper includes a title page, outline, text (introduction, body and conclusion), and a reference page. The paper must be typed, 12 font, double-spaced, 1-inch margins on all sides, and 8 to 10 pages in length.
The title page and the reference page are not counted as part of the 8 to 10 pages. You are required to use (a) minimum of eight different sources which must be appropriately cited within the text of your paper and on the reference page. (b) Accuracy of information, presentation style and format, clarity of presentation, and the organization, writing style, grammar and spelling will affect the final grade assigned toyour paper. (c) A well written paper contains: (1) an introduction which defines the subject; (2) a discourse, or body, which places the subject in context and gives factual data and positions relating to the subject; and (3) a summary, or conclusion of the material presented.
The summary may also contain a personal opinion about the subject. (e) Please use the American Psychological Association (APA) Manual as a guide for writing your research paper.