These Latin legal phrases describe some of the most common activities, documents and circumstances in criminal justice.
The illegal black market and the underground economy thrive in the illicit trafficking of everything from drugs to guns, explosives and wildlife.
The Silk Road and the Dark Web is among the most famous crime stories of the past decade. Ross Ulbircht's criminal empire came crashing down in 2015.
Restorative justice programs go beyond just punishment, seeking to redress the harm caused by the criminal and the potential for forgiveness.
Types of crimes and their criminal punishments have evolved through history. These 5 have emerged as the most common.
These three criminology theories undergo constant revision but are the foundation informing basic concepts of criminal behavior.
Juvenile recidivism rates refer to the percentage of repeat juvenile offenders in the criminal justice system. Some promote intervention, not incarceration.
These five landmark Supreme Court decisions were each instrumental in defining American democracy.
Just as average citizens use technological innovations as part of their daily routines, many law enforcement agencies are adopting new technology, as well. From social media to on-the-go cameras, these technological advancements are changing not [...]