Crime Essay Topics

Sherlock Holmes Coursework Essay

  Snakes would have been rare in England at the time. The snake turned on him and bit him causing him to die. This would have been shocking and exciting for the reader. The central figure in the story entitled Silver Blaze is a famous racehorse, who was the favourite for the Wessex Cup, a… View Article

Assess the extent to which we can uncover

Official crime statistics report crime levels have been reported to be steadily falling since 1995, although showing a slight increase in burglaries. These official statistics are released by the Home Office, and are collected from police records in the UK, these statistics are widely regarded to be a true and accurate measure of crime, despite… View Article

Are our streets safer now?

Are our streets safer now? There are lots of people in Scotland that think the crime rates are decreasing and that our streets are safer, on the other hand many people also think crime rates are increasing and our streets are more dangerous than ever. I’m going to show both view points on my chosen… View Article

Gangster culture develop in the USA in the 1920`s to the 1940`s

Why did a gangster culture develop in the USA in the 1920`s to the 1940`s ? There were several different factors that contributed to the developing of a gangster culture and the organised crime in America. The interesting thing about this is that all of the factors just happened to appear at once, creating a… View Article

The Popularity Of The Crime/Cop Genre With Television Audience’s

In this assignment I am going to be looking at two different crime/cop shows which are famously known by audiences. After watching and discussing episodes of ‘NYPD Blue’ and ‘The Bill’ I am going to use my notes to talk about how famous the two shows are with television audiences and in what genre they… View Article

Information to commit a crime

The article from The Mail on Sunday spreads over 2/3s of a page. It is at first glance more interesting than the previous article because it contains a large color picture of Lord Archer and his wife, and a smaller picture of the book he has recently published. Articles with pictures beside them seize the… View Article

How Dna Technology Are Used in Solving Crimes?

“I am strongly optimistic that enhancing the generation and the use of DNA information and analyses will contribute greatly to the field of criminal investigation and in effect, downgrade with expediency the crime rate in the country,” Angara said. What are those for? DNA matching will become an ever more powerful weapon against crime. Law… View Article

Crime and Punishment

The themes of sacrifices and egoism are usual in his works. He believes that egoism became that reason that destroyed earlier civilizations and made a threat to contemporary societies. Despite the fact that he saw nothing wrong in the wish to self-perfection, he blamed those, who tried to oppose their “I” to the rest of… View Article

Police scandals are an untallied cost of the drug war

The FBI, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and even the Coast Guard have had to admit to corruption. The gravity of the police crimes is as disturbing as the volume. In New Orleans, a uniformed cop in league with a drug dealer has been convicted of murdering her partner and shop owners during a robbery committed… View Article

Video games affecting children

Video games around the world have become immensely popular, a multi-billion dollar industry. An industry which revolves around the wants and desires of children and teens. An industry with a creation of unique entertainment like no other. An industry that continues to grow rapidly. Hours and hours are spent each day by youths playing these… View Article

Video games made me burn my house down

It’s finally the Thursday night. You’ve seen the advertisements on television and have been waiting for this night for months. You have heard all of your friends talking about it. Tonight, your favorite video game is being released at midnight. You’re getting fidgety just thinking about it. You started counting down the clock as it… View Article

Legalizing gambling in Hawaii

I say we should legalize gambling in Hawaii. First of all, it would drastically increase Hawaii’s revenue and flow of tourism. Hawaii is already mainly dependent on tourism for incoming revenue. Some claim that crime might rise, but crime is there regardless of any laws, in any city, state, or country one might reside in…. View Article

Legalized gambling in Hawaii

The streets of Las Vegas Boulevard, which are littered with advertisements picturing naked girls willing to provide their services for a price, can be a scary place as someone takes a stroll. Drunk men stumble out of strip clubs and casinos, and girls in gaudy clothing and stilettos apply lipstick at their post. Nobody knows… View Article

Social problems created by gambling

As you requested on August 2012, our report outlines the findings into how to minimize social problems arising from gambling. Since casino started operations, casino-related crimes have been occurring on average once a month. The more worrying trends are the increasing number of addicts and regression of their age. It has been reported that more… View Article

Criminal Sentencing

A basic question in criminal sentencing is “What are the purposes of criminal sentencing?”  Scholars, too, reflect on the purposes of punishment. There are commonly four identified purposes: Retribution. The oldest but considered the most important purpose for sentencing is retribution, that is, inflicting on an offender suffering comparable to that caused by the offense…. View Article