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Deonte ColemanLCPeriod 6April 24 2019Review Questions1.Identify and discuss two different goals that the criminal justice system has.Stop criminals from committing crimesKeep criminals from committing crimes2.What are two different types of deterrence? Describe each type.General deterrence is the idea that if people see the punishments given to offenders thatthey will be less likely to commit crimes themselves.Specific deterrence occurs when a specific person is punished harshly for their crimes tohopefully prevent them from repeating the crime.3.Why are victims considered the first “gatekeepers” of the criminal justice system?they make the initial decision of whether or not they think a crime has occurred, thenthey make the decision to report the act to the system if they think a law was broken.4.What is probable cause? Describe a situation where there would be probable cause?
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