Class notes


Please note that the purpose of these class notes is to help you review for the midterm tests. They are not a substitute for class attendance or the assigned texts. While they are quite comprehensive they do not reflect exactly what is discussed in class as they have all been written before the beginning of the course.




         Overview of the Canadian Criminal Justice system


         Public Policy principles related to crime


         Child pornography


         Public policy principles and the Canadian criminal justice process


         Domestic violence


         The battered woman syndrome


         Appeals Policy




         Broken windows. Zero tolerance


         Hate crimes


         Guns and crime


         Sexual harassment and crime Sexual harassment and crime in France


         Drugs and crime


         Rights and the Due Process Model of Criminal Justice