Crime and justice are subjects that are frequently presented on television. Primetime television shows soap operas music videos and cartoons often portray images of crime and criminal justice in a sensational manner or one of negativity. The pictures of police brutality and mistrust of law officials is prevalent because of the reality of cases that exist especially in an era where information can be dispersed quickly and immediately via technology.
For this assignment please list and discuss at least 6 television shows that you have seen that depict the police courts and correctional components of the criminal justice system (2 television shows for each component: law enforcement judiciary and corrections; for a total of 6 shows). If you prefer you can use movies radio print media or any combination of them but there must be 2 examples that you must use to depict each of the 3 components of the criminal justice system for a total of 6 illustrations.
You must provide academic or real-life criminal justice samples to support and enhance your answers for each question. You must also cite sources in APA style including a References page.