corrections assignment 1.docx - Gomez 1 Christian Gomez 12 February 2020 Professor Price CJC 4310 Corrections After going over Chapters three and four

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Gomez 1 Christian Gomez 12 February 2020 Professor Price CJC 4310 - Corrections After going over Chapters three and four from the book three major terms were presented such as punishment, probation and diversion. Punishment is defined to be the consequences of the actions done by the criminal for breaking the law. Probation is the releasing of a convict offender on a conditional basis under the supervision of a probation officer[CITATION Fra \l 1033 ]. Probation is meant to help reintroduce criminals back into society in a restricted manner to help create diversion within the criminal. The objective of diversion is to change the criminal’s lifestyle from bad to good. This means to help the person go from breaking the law to becoming another law binding citizen in society. When it comes to sentencing law breakers there are goals to be working towards. The goals are revenge, retribution, just deserts, deterrence which is broken into specific deterrence
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  • Spring '14
  • DavidB.Kalinich
  • criminal law, Christian Gomez, F. Schmalleger

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