CJA 364 Entire Course

CJA 364 Entire Course Link
CJA 364 Week 1 Individual Paper - Criminal Procedure Policy

Write a 1,400- to
1,750-word paper in which you describe the key elements of the rights
guaranteed by the Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Amendments and their impact on
criminal procedure by the courts and police officers.


Include an explanation of how
the Bill of Rights applies to the states via the Fourteenth Amendment.


Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.


CJA 364 Week 2 Individual Paper - Exclusionary Rule Evaluation

Write a 1,400- to 1,750-
word paper in which you analyze the rationale and purpose of the exclusionary
rule, and identify exceptions. In your analysis, state the ramifications of the
exclusionary rule, as well as alternative remedies to the rule. State your
position on the exclusionary rule and provide a relevant case to support your


Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.


CJA 364 Week 2 Team Paper - Fourth Amendment Summary

The city of
Happyville was recently served with a lawsuit in which a plaintiff alleged
violations of the Fourth Amendment on the part of the city’s police officers.
The lawsuit was filed after the court dismissed charges of drug possession
based on illegal search and seizure issues. The mayor and city council asked
the city attorney to explain the court’s ruling so they can get a better
understanding of the issue as they prepare for the lawsuit.


The city attorney
defers to the police department on the issue of the Fourth Amendment and how it
is applied in the field.


Write a 500- to 900-word
executive summary for review by the mayor and city council members in which you
define and explain the common law background of the Fourth Amendment and its


Format your executive summary consistent with APA guidelines.


CJA 364 Week 3 Individual Paper - Criminal Procedure – Probable Cause
Article Summary

Find a recent news article
on the Internet that concerns probable cause and criminal procedure.


Write a 1,050- to
1,400-word summary of the article in which you analyze the requirements for
search and arrest warrants, and how they relate to the right to privacy and
probable cause. In addition, discuss exceptions to warrant requirements.


Format your summary consistent with APA guidelines.


CJA 364 Week 3 Team Paper - Search and Seizure Paper

Write a 1,400- to
1,750-word paper in which you define right of privacy, search, seizure,
arrest, and reasonableness. Examine how each of these terms may
apply to the following:



Automobile search rules

Requirements regarding border and regulatory searches


Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.


CJA 364 Week 4 Individual Paper - Right to Counsel

Read the instructions in
the University of Phoenix Material: Right to Counsel, and select one option to
complete the assignment. You can choose from the following options:


Option 1: Right to Counsel Presentation

Option 2: Right to Counsel Attorney Interview

Option 3: Right to Counsel Article


CJA 364 Week 4 Team Paper - Eyewitness Evidence Executive Summary

Review slides 48 to 142 of
the Eyewitness Evidence: A Guide for Law Enforcement slide show on the National
Criminal Justice Reference Service website.


Discuss best practices to be
used by police when conducting suspect identifications.


Write a 350- to 700-word
summary of your discussion.


Format your summary consistent with APA guidelines.


CJA 364 Week 4 Team Paper - Supreme Court Case Analysis

Listen to the audio
recording of the oral arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Miranda
vs. Arizona


Prepare a 700- to 1,050- word
summary of the argument of the case. Include the following:


Briefly describe the facts of the case.

When was the case argued?

Which lawyers argued the case for each side?

Summarize the arguments of counsel regarding self-incrimination.

Why is the case significant with respect to the right to counsel and


Format your summary consistent with APA guidelines.


CJA 364 Week 5 Individual Paper - Jury Trial Analysis

Write a 1,000- to
1,500-word paper in which you articulate how a defendant’s rights at trial can
be assured. Include how to assure a defendant is provided the following:


The right to a speedy trial

The right to an impartial judge

The right to an impartial jury


Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.


CJA 364 Week 5 Team Paper - Pretrial Process Paper

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in
which you explain the pretrial process, along with the following associated


Pretrial detention and the concept of bail

Preliminary examinations

The role of the grand jury

The prosecutor’s duty to disclose exculpatory information



Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.


CJA 364 Entire Course All DQs

Week 1 DQ #1

What is due
process? How does due process affect crime control models of the criminal
justice system? How can you improve the relationship between due process, crime
control models, and their influence on the Fourteenth Amendment? Explain.


Week 1 DQ #2

Define the Fourth
Amendment. How does the Fourth Amendment apply within the criminal justice
system under the constructs of the U.S. Constitution? How can you improve the
ways in which Fourth Amendment rights are upheld? Explain


Week 2 DQ # 1

Provide an example
of the exclusionary rule. What distinctions can be made between the
exclusionary rule and alternative remedies? What recommendations would you
suggest regarding alternative remedies to the exclusionary rule? Should the
exclusionary rule be abolished? Why or why not?


Week 2 DQ #2

What is the
exclusionary rule? What are the exceptions of the rule? How does the exclusionary
rule apply to criminal procedure within the criminal justice system? Describe
the criteria, including the rationale, on which the exclusionary rule was


Week 3 DQ #1

What is
stop-and-frisk? How does stop-and-frisk apply to search, seizure, and arrests
in the criminal justice system? Is there a better solution for how
stop-and-frisk measures are conducted? Explain.


Week 3 DQ #2

What are border
and regulatory searches? What role do border and regulatory searches play in
the criminal justice system in relation to the concept of reasonableness? How
can you make border and regulatory searches more effective?


Week 4 DQ #1

What is right to
counsel? Explain when the right to counsel attaches, and when it does not
apply. How has the right to counsel influenced the criminal justice system?
What changes to right to counsel would you suggest? Why?


Week 4 DQ #2

Do you agree with
the Gideon v. Wainwright decision where the Supreme Court held that criminal
defendants accused of felony charges are entitled to an appointed attorney if
they cannot afford to hire one? Explain your position.

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