Unformatted text preview: criminal justice system consists of law enforcement (police), courts, prosecutors, defense attorneys and corrections. Criminal justice agencies are intended to operate within the rule of law. Overall, the due process model of the American justice system is more effective than the crime control model. In saying this, I would say that the due process model is more effective because the Criminal justice has no way of working to stop crime other than to prosecute criminal offenses, which only occurs after the fact, to act as a deterrent. Rehabilitation and other preventative programs have not been well supported. Hence, the crime control model is less effective....
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- Spring '09
- Criminal Justice, process model