Comparative criminal justice

Research paper

Complete an individual research paper for the course, comparing the legal systems of two countries of your choice. In this paper, you will discuss the issues of due process, search and seizure, self-incrimination, the right to counsel, and any other constitutional protections you would or would not be entitled to. You should also include a discussion of the arrest/interrogation procedures of the local police, the court process, and any punishments you would be facing for the offense. You should conclude with your overall impression of the criminal justice system of the two countries.

2—countries

The Unites States

Japan

 

The Research Paper should be written in APA format. It is worth 260 points. It should contain 12 pages of content, not including the title, abstract, and reference pages. It should be double-spaced and written in a 10 to 12pt. font with 1-inch wide margins. It should also cite 12 outside research sources.