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Using the required resources for this module and through research on the subject, develop an essay that provides information on each item below:

  • Explain the role of research in the criminal justice system.
  • Define criminal behavior and identify the major categories of crime.
  • Describe how social scientists collect and analyze information related to criminal activity, perpetrators, and victims of crimes.
  • Discuss how social scientists use research to postulate theories of causation and strategies to prevent crime.

Your essay:

  • Must be a minimum of 700 words (not including title and reference pages)
  • Be formatted according to APA style (Links to an external site.)
  • Must include a separate title page with the following:
    • Title of Paper
    • Student’s name
    • Course name and number
    • Instructor’s name
    • Date submitted
  • Must utilize an academic voice.
  • Must include an introduction and conclusion paragraph.
  • Must use at least three (3) scholarly, peer-reviewed, or other credible sources.
  • Must document (cite (Links to an external site.)) any information used from sources in APA style.
  • Must include a separate reference page (Links to an external site.) that is formatted according to APA style