Final Project – Students will complete a project/paper due at midnight on Tuesday, December
4th in module 16. Develop a comprehensive crime control strategy for a specific crime problem
at a jurisdiction of your choice (county, city, college, security company, etc.). Research and
determine a current crime problem. Use the SARA model and create suggestions for new or
improved programs. Report your project in a paper of at least 1500 words (not counting cover
page, abstract, and reference page) in APA format. Use the textbook, the crime control policies
interactive modules, and at least two other sources. Include the following:
reduced similar problems elsewhere.
jurisdiction and offer your opinion of alternative ideas or explain why the current
legislation is fine as is.
time in the paper to assist with grading. Cite the interactivity used in the body of the
paper and list it on the reference page.
o Introduction (Give a thorough description of what you will be covering in your
o Scan (justify through your research that it is a big enough problem to devote the
proper resources to)
o Analyze (describe the deep root of the problem)
o Respond (remember to respond to legislation, police, and courts)
o Assess (how you would assess your responses to see if they are working)
o Conclusion (A brief synopsis of the results of your project and what might still
need to be considered or investigated further, if anything)