Consider the ethical consequences of the topics in the Learning Resources.
Review each of the following topics and consider the ethical issues that may be involved. Be prepared to discuss at least one of them during the Discussion.
Deterrence and the death penalty
Guns deter crime and support capital punishment
Guantanamo Prison and torture
Classifying crimes by severity
Mandatory minimum sentencing
What are the ethical concerns of the topic you selected?
What is the role of the forensic psychology professional in the topic you selected?
You are in charge of addressing one key issue involving crime deterrence, criminal behavior, victimization, punishment, or victim reconciliation. What would you change, add, or improve to make society a better and safer place to live?