Discuss/debate with your classmates your position pertaining to biological and psychological perspectives of
explaining sexual deviance. Also, examine at least one theory from the assigned reading that explains
The debate on biological an
1)Discuss what is contained in a sexual battery kit, the significance of each item, and what
evidential value it may hold to prove a rape occurred.
The hospital is key in a rape investigation because it may be the first place a victim goes
after sexual as
2) Describe at least three of the methods that can be used by the legal system to reject
sexual assault cases and discredit victims' allegations of sexual assault.
Three methods the legal system may use to reject a sexual assault case and discredit a
Sexual abuse and sexual crimes are the most underreported offenses, significantly, in any
population. Even when it is reported there is often times a delay in disclosure. It is even more so
underreported in the prison population. Several factors contribut
In the 1970s, researchers finally began linking sexual deviant behavior with social skill problems
after years of thinking it was because of medical problems or insanity. Sexual offenders tend to
have poor social and relationship skills. Sex offenders usu
4) Is rape always about sexual desire? What about assaults against the elderly, handicapped,
same sex assaults? What are some of the underlying reasons for these attacks?
According to feminist theories, rape is not all about sexual desire or sexual gratif
3) Discuss the various types of treatments for sexual offenders. Which strategies for
rehabilitation should be undertaken for the various types of rapists?
Treatment and assessment of sex offenders has increase dramatically over the past forty
Discuss what is contained in a sexual battery kit, the significance of each item, and what evidential value
it may hold to prove a rape occurred.
A sexual battery kit which I assume refers to a rape kit or sexual assault forensic exam is used to collect
1. Conduct research and summarize a criminal case involving an internet predator. Be sure and address
what type of sexual offender this case involved.
In Georgia v. Cosmo, the defendant was convicted of a violation of the Computer Pornography and Child
Technological advances in the past decade have increased the types and level of sexual
exploitation of children and teens. Because of these advances predators have been afforded with
a more discreet way of doing things. Through computers, digital cameras
Discuss how alcohol can result in a victim being more vulnerable to rape in a date situation. Do drugs
and alcohol cause the victim to act differently? The suspect to act differently?
Alcohol and other drugs interfere with the ability to communicate effec
Obscenity and pornography are related terms and often used to describe anything sexual in
nature that can be portrayed as offensive to morals. Although the two terms are often perceived
as the same thing there are differences that separate obscenity and p
1. Compare and contrast the theories behind juvenile sex offending.
A lot of literature on sexual offending is compared to adult male offenders. Juvenile sex
offenses were pretty much ignored and neglected. However, juvenile sex offenders are a
Running Head: SEX OFFENDER TREATMENT
Sex Offender Treatment
Stephanie M. Martin
American Military University
CMRJ205 I002 Sum 15
Professor Jennifer Bucholtz
September 17, 2015
SEX OFFENDER TREATMENT
The United States of America has many criminals from