Managing Criminal Justice Organizations Term Paper by JCowie024

Managing Criminal Justice Organizations
A discussion of the challenges in leading a criminal justice agency.
# 113781 | 1,473 words | 3 sources | APA | 2009 | US
Published on May 08, 2009 in Business (Management) , Criminology (General)

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Thid paper discusses the challenges of managing criminal justice organizations, which involves managing the stresses of every day operations. The paper relates that the roles of criminal justice agencies are changing to include the development of new teams, divisions and responsibilities. The paper also discusses how supervisors in criminal justice organizations will have to adapt their managerial styles to different working generations.

On The Job Stress
The Changing Faces of Criminal Justice Organizations
Challenges Facing the Future of Criminal Justice Organizations

From the Paper:

"In the days of Sir Robert Peel's "Bobbies" as they were known as, there were no such divisions as "SWAT" teams, narcotics or traffic divisions, vice squads, computer crimes units as these types of crimes did not exist. The concept of community policing which began in the 1960's, is still a relatively new concept as continues to under go changes and development in today's society. With all these new concepts and development of teams and divisions, come the challenges of managing them in addition to the stresses of ever day operations within criminal justice organizations that already exist."

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Gershon, Robyn. Barocas, Briana. Canton, Allison. Li, Xianbin. Vlahov, David. (2009). Mental, Physical, and Behavioral Outcomes Associated with Perceived Work Stress in Police Officers. Criminal Justice and Behavior: 2009; 36; 275. Retrieved from: on March 14, 2009.
  • Grove, Tracey. (2007, September). Empowerment and Accountability. Tools for Law Enforcement Leaders. FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin. September 2007.
  • Michelson, Rick. (unknown). Leadership Issues: Managing Change. Retrieved from: on March 15, 2009.

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