Week 3 DQ 1
What emergency resources are available in your communitys public and private sectors? What
resources are lacking? What steps may be taken to ensure adequate resource allocation to
Week 3 DQ 2
What is FEMA? How does it coordinate w
Write a 1,750- to 2,800-word critical incident manual that could be provided to responder
personnel for use in an incident.
Create an incident and command response structure for all emergency or public service
agencies in your state, such as police, fire,
Week 5 DQ 1
Describe primary response vehicles for a critical event or incident, such as an earthquake,
tornado, hurricane or other disaster, manmade or natural. Describe an effective method for
ensuring the security of unattended emergency vehicles.
Read the following scenario:
It is summer in a city where temperatures reach above 115 degrees during the day. Extreme
heat conditions and storms have knocked out electrical power for a 10 square mile grid.
Electricity is not expected to be restored for a
Week 6 DQ 1
Discuss how emergency preparedness reduces risk. What best practices would you recommend
related to emergency preparedness and response for your workplace? Explain.
Week 6 DQ 2
Do you believe that the management of crisis or emergency situatio
Week 4 DQ 1
How is command shared with law enforcement when multiple victims are at a crime scene? Who
is in charge of scenes involving hazardous materials? In large-scale incidents, what determines
who is in charge? Is this the most effective way? Explai
Read the Assignment Background Information document on your student Web site.
Write a 1,400- to 2,450-word analysis of the Arizona Department of Corrections Morey Unit
Make recommendations for how the situation could have been avoided a
Research the states tort claims act where you reside. Research the Federal Tort Claims Act of
1946. Write a 1,050- to 1,750- word paper on the states tort claims act where you reside or on
the Federal Tort Claims Act of 1946. Explain how it applies to loc
Week 2 DQ 1
How would you define civil liability? Does your organization operate under this type of liability?
If so, how do they operate? If your organization does not, how could it be introduced to your
Week 2 DQ 2
What risks are associate
Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper discussing the role and nature of organizational risk
management in justice and security organizations and why it is important.
Address the following in your assessment:
Planning for risk and identifying resources. How j
Imagine you are a team of consultants bidding on a project to provide risk management for an
international event to be held in the future in a large U.S. city.
Write a 1,750- to 2,450-word written proposal to city officials that supports your bid.
Week 1 DQ 1
Describe the three types of organizational risk as they are identified in this week's reading
material. Provide examples of each from your own organization. Which risk poses the greatest
threat to your organization? Explain
Week 1 DQ 2
How to manage use-of-force ethical issues: This research must address what criminal justice
and private security managers and executives are doing to address use-of-force issues from an
ethical point of view. The research must describe modern methods of
The purpose behind this assignment is to examine two juxtaposing ethical behaviors that occur
in the criminal justice system. For example, investigating officers are not only allowed but are
even encouraged to lie and use deception during the investigatio
Should the make-up of law enforcement and security organizations be in parity with the ethnicity
of its citizens? What are the advantages and disadvantages of this type of policy for criminal
justice and security organizations?
Is it necessary to include
Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper on the controversial topic of torture. Analyze whether
torturing enemy combatants or high-value targets violates standards of morality in an American
free society. Examine whether the act of torture violates basic human
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you discuss and explain the theory of justice.
Address the following in your analysis:
What are some of the principles of justice theories?
Explain how the principles of these theories differ from traditional
What are the elements of a formal code of etics? Contrast them with the values of the police subculture.
What are the elements of a formal code of etics? Contrast them with the values of the police
subculture. . Analyze case study 2.1 in the Criminal Just
Read one of the following case studies located in Criminal Justice Ethics:
1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.4, 3.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 7.1, or 9.1
Examine the case from the perspective of the four different ethical theories: ethical relativism,
ethical egoism, deontological
Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you analyze the social contract theory of John
Locke and how the values identified are consistent with the criminal justice system and private
security settings. Do these values and principles apply to both venu