Criminology: Assignment 4
The Labeling Theory was introduced by Edwin Lemert in 1951 and it basically states that
once an offense is made by an offender, society and the criminal justice system labels the
offender as a thief, killer, arsonist
Realities of processing criminal justice cases differ from media images in various ways.
There are certain process and procedures that has to be followed in order to have a solid case.
Media gives a diff