Overview: Using one of the situations under “Ethical Dilemmas” of The Ethical Dilemmas and Decisions in Criminal Justice (Chapter 2 Review section: pages 52 and 53 in print book and 2-5f in eBook), respond to this situation in the form of a memorandum. Refer to the Memorandum Template to see how a memorandum should be formatted.
The purpose of this assignment is for you to begin to consider the various aspects that are involved in making ethical decisions in a real-life scenario. You will develop this skill set throughout this course and be able to use this as you analyze and make recommendations for your final project.
Prompt: Your memorandum should include the following critical elements:
1. Identification of the ethical dilemma(s) 2. Description of the proper response to the ethical dilemma and explanation of whether your response is a long- or short-term fix to other ethical issues 3. Explanation of the effects your ethical decisions will have on the culture in your agency 4. Ethical decisions supported with research. Please have a reference page of the book, that’s attached at the bottom as well as any other outside sources