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    Mendoza, Teresa Lee
    Communications Training Officers (CTOs) within the 24 California Highway Patrol state-wide Communications Centers (CC) currently lack a comprehensive training guide which provides a roadmap to guide them and enhance their ability to assess and accurat . . .
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    Burnett, Kathleen Jean
    This project examines the concept of community policing and how it has influenced contemporary law enforcement agencies. While the term community policing has been used often in literature, the concept is somewhat nebulous. The various definitions of . . .
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    Thorntona, Kishaun L.
    African American students are disproportionately suspended at a higher rate than their White counterparts. Most suspensions are a result of teachers not being able to communicate effectively with students of other cultures. This breakdown in communica . . .
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    Rocha, Nancy
    This process assesses the needs of female juvenile delinquents, as well as examines current programs that have been implemented and are aimed specifically at helping female offenders become rehabilitated.
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    Wilson, Christine Diana
    The purpose behind the creation of the California Workers’ Compensation Investigator Reference Manual is to compile important laws, regulations, websites and training information into one central place for the investigator. This type of a reference ma . . .
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    Starrett, Tiffany Lee
    The Department of Justice (DOJ) Facilities Protection Unit (FPU) Training Manual is intended for the security officers assigned to the unit. The manual sets forth the guidelines and job duties, which govern the FPU security officers. Section topics ar . . .
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    Ekwall, Shannon Barbara
    Sex crimes are an increasing phenomena that are changing society on many levels. Research exploring the statistics of reported sexual abuse has often led to a misconception of what an abuser is and what types of victims are susceptible to the abuse. T . . .
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    Halim, Yasmin-Amy C.
    The welfare reform legislation of the 1990’s was implemented with the goal of ending long-term reliance on human assistance programs by encouraging self-sufficiency. The passing of the 1996 Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation A . . .
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    Priymak, Nicholas
    Financial crimes against the elderly are social ailments recognized by law enforcement agencies, social services agencies and the general population. The ramifications of these crimes, however, are not clearly understood. Further research is required . . .
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    Kisseleva-Cercone, Marina
    The purpose of this project is to examine Nemalo County (a pseudonym) Probation Department line staffs' opinions regarding the implementation of the Juvenile Strategy for Success (JSS, a pseudonym) tool. Specifically, this project sought staffs' opini . . .
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    Gaines, Nicholas Steven
    Juvenile gangs pose a significant problem for citizens and criminal justice personnel. The contemporary societal reaction to juvenile gangs relies on law enforcement's suppression abilities and the housing capacities of correctional institutions. Thes . . .
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    Stefenoni, Andrew Wayne
    The Vacaville Police Department’s Crime Suppression Team’s primary focus is on gang intelligence and the suppression of gang-related crime. An updated training manual for the Crime Suppression Team will allow a more effective means to suppress gang-re . . .
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    Mehlhaff, Matthew Sture
    A wave of juvenile diversion programs have been implemented in California cities in recent decades. Adapting a model from the Vacaville Police Department, which was originally developed in San Diego County, the project presents a model of juvenile div . . .
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    Brow, Stephanie Lynn
    Our country is still in the early stages of the 21st century where technology is advancing on a daily basis allowing the threat of terrorism, both domestic and foreign, to pose a serious risk to both its citizens and its assets if not addressed soon. . . .
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    Aggio, Donna M.
    Intimate partner violence poses a serious health risk to millions of women and children every year. In 2000, over 1,000 women were killed by an intimate partner (U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2003). Research suggests that i . . .
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    Macias, Luz Maria
    There is an urgent need to better understand the special population subgroup of offenders within our correctional institutions. These individuals are sex offenders, security threat groups or gangs, women, mentally ill, and geriatric offenders. Each ye . . .
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    Powell, Jayme Anne
    Criminal Justice is a vastly expanding field of study that has found prominence in the majority of America’s schools of higher learning since its beginning in 1916. Although it has generally been accepted as an interdisciplinary field of study in rece . . .
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    Red, Tanya Renee
    Youth of color have been overrepresented throughout the juvenile justice system for decades. Despite being the focus of Congressional legislation, juvenile justice coalition and advocate reports, and state and local jurisdictional reform efforts this . . .
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    Knauff, Erica Sandra
    This project explores the Sacramento County Probation Department Placement Division’s Deputy Probation Officers’ job duties and role by utilizing a non-probability convenience sampling technique and department documents to learn about the daily functi . . .
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    Taylor, Jennifer Anne
    The area of criminal justice education is constantly expanding, from the early informal training in American police departments to the passage of the 1968 Law Enforcement Education Program. The next step in criminal justice education is the integratio . . .
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    Brown, Devon Michelle
    Police use of force policies are controversial and under constant public scrutiny. New technology allows police departments to increase their range force options, but also allows criminals to commit more crimes with less visibility. Currently, white-c . . .
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    Piazza, Veronica Lynn
    Statement of Problem Children suffer from head injury and traumatic brain injury due to the many sports and activities in which they participate, which in many cases causes severe impairment or death. The problem is that when juveniles are arrested, t . . .
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    Filice, Brian
    With the implementation of Public Safety Realignment (AB 109), California counties experienced a great influx of high-risk offenders diverted from the state prison system. Due to the current fiscal climate of California, these high-risk offenders ente . . .
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    Brewer, Shauna Brittani
    The Analysis, Comparison, Evaluation, and Verification (ACE-V) examination method is the current methodology used in forensic identification by latent print examiners. Law enforcement agencies use ACE-V as their preferred examination method as a way t . . .
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    Johnson, Arianne
    Mentally ill women are the largest growing inmate population, have high recidivism rates, and have different needs than their male counterparts. This group is grossly under-represented in the literature and requires more attention. This Community Reso . . .
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    Sens, Courtney Janell
    This project compares the Roseville Police Department (RPD) Juvenile Diversion Program against the principles of effective correctional intervention. Additionally, the project examined recidivism rates among program participants. Research on diversion . . .
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    Vester, Kimberly Lorraine
    Several interrelated factors over the last few decades have contributed to an increasing number of encounters between law enforcement and people with mental illness. The problem with these encounters is that law enforcement is usually requested becaus . . .
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    Murphy, Kevin William
    The purpose of this project was to create an undergraduate course curriculum for criminal justice students about restorative justice. This course provides students the opportunity to analyze the philosophy, practices, and principles associated with re . . .
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    Jenkins, Curtis W. Jr.
    The use of solitary confinement among U.S. prisons has been at the center of debate since the early 19th century. A method used for myriad reasons, some find its usage both acceptable and necessary for maintaining order among inmates, while others arg . . .
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    Stan, Amanda Marie
    The study of homeland security is a rapidly advancing field that has been constantly evolving since September 11, 2001. While the general focus of homeland security study has been emergency management and terrorism, a widely overlooked aspect is the e . . .
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    Livingston, Richard
    As a result of the father absence epidemic, and the effects it has on the children in America, the Health and Social Services Department in Solano County implemented the Responsible Father's Program for participants eligible through their children rec . . .
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    Grant, Alexander Purvis
    Part of a retrospective digitization project.
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    Tatge, Jennifer Jean
    The Major League Sports Raffle Program (MLSRP) is conducted the authority of the Office of the State of California’s Office of the Attorney General. A manual describing how to properly run the MLSRP benefits both current and future staff analysts. A h . . .