ASHFORD CRJ 422 Week 5 Final Paper PLEASE DOWNLOAD HEREFocus of the Capstone ProjectThe focus of the capstone project seeks to solve a contemporary criminal andsocial justice issue, through the application of information from sociology, law,psychology, ethics, and related fields to the study of criminal justice. Indeveloping a proposed solution to a modern criminal and social justice issue,students are encouraged to use scholarly sources, multimedia, interviews withprofessionals in the field, and primary sources to identify and devise a workableplan. Within the proposed solution:1. Examine the relationship of social justice and the operations of the criminaljustice system, including, but not limited to: crime scene investigation techniquesand security; the collection, preservation and presentation of evidence; issuesrelated to correctional institutions, incarceration, and release.2. Analyze criminal and social justice theories in relation to the United StatesConstitution.3. Apply knowledge of socio-economic (cultural) diversity to contemporarycriminal and social justice.4. Assess the centralization of criminal justice agencies domestically, the U.S.Homeland Security Act, and the international aspects of criminal and socialjustice.Students may supplement their projects with any of the following: all scholarlysources, including documentaries and contemporary news-reporting;comparisons of similar tactics/agencies in varying situations and their effects;political and military trends and technology that directly impact thetactics/organizations being influenced.The paper must be twenty pages in length and formatted according to APA style.You must use at least five scholarly resources (at least two of which can be foundin the Ashford Online Library) other than the textbook to support your claims andsubclaims. Cite your resources in text and on the reference page. For informationregarding APA samples and tutorials, visit the Ashford Writing Center, within theLearning Resources tab on the left navigation toolbar, in your online course.Writing the Capstone ProjectThe Capstone Project:
1. Must be at least 20 double-spaced pages in length, and formatted according toAPA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.2. Must include a title page with the following:a. Title of paperb. Student’s namec. Course name and numberd. Instructor’s namee. Date submitted3. Must begin with an introductory paragraph that has a succinct thesis statement.4. Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought.5. Must end with a conclusion that reaffirms your thesis.