Free Essays on Robbery

  1. Prison Term Armed Robbery

    As you know all robberies are felonies and with the use of weapons brings tougher penalties towards the crime committed by the individual. While all robberies are considered to be violent crimes certain states took the initiative to raise the punishment when a violator uses a weapon of choice to rob...

  2. Variation in Sentencing with Armed Robbery

    Variation in Sentencing with Armed Robbery Antwanette Billingsley St. Leo University 10/13/2011 There are many questions surrounding the sentencing process in the State of Georgia surrounding several crimes. Why is there a variation in the process depending on where...

  3. Prison Term Policy Recommendation

    the problem for which it was intended. It is known that victims of armed robberies want to see the offenders punished. It is noticeable that the public’s desire is to be safe and protected from being a victim of armed robbery. While on the other hand, the legislature must show caution in legislating...

  4. Prison Term Proposal

    state legislature. There will be a bill, that will be voted on and if passed it will double the maximum prison term for anyone convicted of armed robbery. My boss and other members of the legislature knows that this is a popular bill, but most question that if it would even do any good. I will advise...

  5. Crime Data Comparison

    University of Phoenix Crime Data Comparison Robbery is a crime that everyone is familiar with and happens every day around the United States. The crime statistics for robbery is different in every city and this paper is going to compare the robbery rate in two metropolitan cities. Further, this paper...

  6. Violence! It’s All Around Us

    Violence! It’s All Around Us “Ready for immediate release. The Birmingham Police Department reports that at approximately 8:21p.m. this evening , a robbery occurred at Auto Zone, located at 6600 1st Avenue North” (Lieutenant Henry Irby BPD). “Ready for immediate release to date , fifty-seven (57) homicides...

  7. Jesse James

    normal lives on their mother’s farm till 1866 when a gang of masked men robbed a local bank. Though it’s not proven this is thought to be the first robbery by the James brothers. They stole $58,000 which is worth approximately two million in today’s standard. Once they had the money they locked the employees...

  8. Juvanile Violance

    (Dominguez pg 1 2006). Juvenile Crime Facts In Washington and Boston, police say there have been alarming increases in robberies by juveniles. This year, 42% of all robbery suspects in Washington have been juveniles, up from 25% in 2004, police department says (Johnson pg. 1 2006). Minneapolis...

  9. The Great Train Robbery

    " Groundbreaking Film Technology: The Great Train Robbery" " " " The Great train Robbery laid the foundation for Western film making by using cutting edge technology and ground breaking techniques to portray the film’s relatively deep topic. This video was especially important in...

  10. forensics

    4/30/14 One of the most common mistakes people make is the difference between larceny and robbery. One is more violent than the other and has a more serious punishment as well. These two are some of the most common crimes in America and over 1 million people will be a victim...

  11. CJA 423 week 2 Assignment Race and Ethnicity Juvenile Offenders Outline and Reference

    Adjudication, 5. Transfer to adult court III. Data A. Differential rates of arrest for crime are related to race. 1. Violent crimes 2. Robbery TO Download Complete Tutorial Hit Purchase Button CJA 423 week 2 Assignment Race and Ethnicity Juvenile Offenders Outline and Reference Get...

  12. ukraine cries robbery

    Chapter 11 The Economy and Politics “Ukraine Cries Robbery” Chapter eleven focuses on the economy and politics so I chose to write on Russia and Ukraine having a political battle over Crimea. The politics and economies of other countries has an effect on the rest of the world. Sometimes wars...

  13. Monster by Walter Dean Myers

    or person in this case being accused for the crime. Which causes a teenager to lose his innocence. There were four people involved in attempted robbery of the drug store. Only two of them were prosecuted. One of them was James King who took a gun from Alguinaldo Nesbitt, the owner of the store who...

  14. How evidence and witnesses in robbery investigation

    this as evidence because you can't judge a book by its cover. Thousands of people had developed their own opinion of the west Memphis three. ROBBERY SCENE SHOULD BE ALERT FOR ESCAPING SUSPECTS AND SHOULD LOOK FOR A SUITABLE PLACE TO TAKE COVER. ONCE THEY ARE INSIDE THE BUILDING, TOP PRIORITY SHOULD...

  15. the court case of virginia

    A mentally retarded male who was convicted of armed robbery, kidnapping, and capital murders by a Virginian jury and was sentenced to death. A mentally retarded person who meet the law's requirements for criminal responsibilities should en punished right away. They have no control over impulses, they...

  16. Prison Term Policy Recommendation Paper

    Recommendation Paper The crime of armed robbery is an offense that deserves punishment. Should that crime be subject to double the maximum prison term, or could the offender be rehabilitated? Individuals who purposely commit violent acts of robbery on innocent victims should not only receive double...

  17. Assignment 5

    frustration. And some are instrumental violence are simply designed to improve the financial or social position of the criminal. For instance an armed robbery at a bank and the criminal get away with a large lump sum of money. It causes people to live in fear and cause people to avoid dangerous areas especially...

  18. Theft, Burglary, Robbery

    Theft, Burglary, and Robbery When a child goes to school one of the first things they are taught is that you cannot take what does not belong to you. Unfortunately, there are many people as adults who did not have this simple social skill instilled in them with much veracity as a child. The adult...

  19. The damned human race

    arrested for bank robbery. Ehle, decided to falsely testify against Abel in return for a lighter sentence in connection to the robbery. Procedural Posture: In the case of United States V. Abel, Abel was the defendant in the case and was charged in connection with a bank robbery. One of his accomplice...

  20. bill recommendation

    Barney CJA/314 April 20, 2015 Christopher Byland Bill Recommendation Is it a good idea for those individuals convicted of armed robbery to receive double the sentence that it is now? In my opinion the answer is no. Policy making in the field of criminal justice is extremely vital to...

  21. Statistical Analysis Lesson - Solution

    95% confidence interval for the mean number of bank staff present at the time of the robberies 4. Determine and interpret a 95% confidence interval for the mean number of customers present at the time of of the robberies 5. Determine and interpret a 95% confidence interval for the mean number of bank...

  22. Prison Term Policy Recommendation

    this paper I will provide a recommendation concerning the issue of a bill that would double the maximum prison term for anyone convicted of armed robbery. I will also address the reasoning behind my recommendations concerning the matter. Regardless of how many voters are for or against a bill does...

  23. The Elements of Crime

    mens rea, and it is classified as either crime against property, crime against person, or crime against public order. Listed below are kidnapping, robbery, and disorderly conduct. Kidnapping Kidnapping is a crime of unlawfully seizing and carrying away a person by force or seizing and detaining...

  24. CRJ 320 WK 7 QUIZ 7 CHAPTER 12 TO 14

    help@coursehomework.com CRJ 320 WK 7 QUIZ 7 CHAPTER 12 TO 14 CRJ 320 WK 7 Quiz 7 Chapter 12,13,14 MULTIPLE CHOICE 1. Generally, the three elements of robbery are a. the wrongful taking of another person’s property, through the use of force, against the person’s will. b. theft with a gun, by a person, against...

  25. CRJ 306 Week 4 DQ 2 Robbery and Extortion Ash

    CRJ 306 Week 4 DQ 2 Robbery and Extortion Ash Which crime, robbery or extortion, is more harmful to the victim of the crime? Discuss the similarities and the differences between these two crimes. Your primary response should examine the potential culpability of the victim for either crime. Does...

  26. CRJ 306 Criminal Law and Procedure Entire Course

    predators. NOTE: if you cannot locate your state’s statutes, please research Florida’s. ASHFORD CRJ 306 Week 4 DQ 1 Robbery and Extortion. Robbery and Extortion. Which crime, robbery or extortion is more harmful to the victim of the crime? Discuss the similarities and the differences between these...

  27. Prison Term Policy Cja 314

    Therefore, the prison policy of convicted armed robbery is under review and must be voted on, which voting for bill to pass can sometimes have mix reviews. Robbery occurs when property from a person, place, or bank is taken by force. Armed robbery is using a type of weapon to take possession of...

  28. Investigating substance abuse among homeless people

    are often understaffed and have limited resources to help homeless people. Some homeless people are, or have been, involved in crimes such as robbery or violence. As a result, they are mistrustful of the police or any other organisation representing authority. Many of the homeless are people...

  29. Criminal Law

    Title29, Ch 2911, § 2911.12 a) Breaking into the gun case b) Saw off shotgun c) Several hand guns d) Automatic weapons 4. Robbery – bank Title18, Part 1, Ch 103, § 2113 5. Murder of police officer Title18, Part 1, Ch 51, § 1114 6. Murder of a bank teller ...

  30. Elements That Make Up a Crime

    aggravated robbery which is defined as the use of, or exhibits or carries the weapon and threatens to use it (Criminal Defense Lawyer, 2013). A deadly weapon can be any item that can be used or threaten to do bodily harm such as a gun, knife, club. Under most state laws aggravated robbery carries a stiffer...

  31. CRJ 306 Criminal Law and Procedure Entire Course

    predators. NOTE: if you cannot locate your state’s statutes, please research Florida’s. ASHFORD CRJ 306 Week 4 DQ 1 Robbery and Extortion. Robbery and Extortion. Which crime, robbery or extortion is more harmful to the victim of the crime? Discuss the similarities and the differences between these...

  32. UOP CJA 314 Week 2 Individual Prison Term Policy Recommend-ation Proposal

    state legislature. The legislature will soon vote on a bill that, if it passes, would double the maximum prison term for anyone convicted of armed robbery. Your boss knows the bill is popular, but wonders if it will do much good.   Consider policy making as it relates to criminal offenses. What recommendations...

  33. CRJ 306 Homework Peer Educator /crj306homeworkdotcom

    3 DQ 2 Reasonable Suspicion and Probable Cause CRJ 306 Week 3 Parties and Pretrial Procedures CRJ 306 Week 4 DQ 1 Homicide CRJ 306 Week 4 DQ 2 Robbery and Extortion CRJ 306 Week 4 Sexual Predator Prosecution CRJ 306 Week 5 DQ 1 Double Jeopardy CRJ 306 Week 5 DQ 2 Mandatory Sentencing CRJ 306 Week...

  34. Actions Of a Mastermind

    The Actions Of A Mastermind In 1997 an armed robbery took place that changed U.S history. Dunbar’s Armored truck depot in Downtown, LA was the target, and Allen Pace was the mastermind behind it all. With the help of his...

  35. Inside the man

    The film Inside Man was produced in the year 2006. It was written by Russell Gewirtz  and directed by Spike Lee. The film is a crime thriller that tells the story of a robbery along Wall  Street, in a bank. Also, the storyline involves Arthur Case, who requested to be involved. He  wanted to place something in a safety...

  36. English299

    INDIANAPOLIS: Robbery Hostage Killed After Offering Himself Nov. 19, 1985 A fast-food restaurant manager was killed Sunday after he talked two intruders into taking him as a hostage in place of one of his colleagues. The police said today that the death of the manager, Dewayne M. Bible...

  37. CRJ 105 WK 8 QUIZ 3 CHAPTER 9 TO 11

    abuse c. Robbery d. Serial murder 4. Most murders: a. Are premeditated b. Involve contract killers c. Result from aggravated assault d. Take place during robbery attempts 5. The "terrible triad" is considered predictive of which type of crime? a. Domestic violence b. Rape c. Robbery d. Serial...

  38. ADJ 265 Week 8 CheckPoint Conflict Resolution

    for Criminal Justice Professionals Imagine you were an officer confronted with one of the following hostage situations:In the process of an armed robbery at a convenience store the clerk activates a silent alarm. You and the other officers arrive at the scene while the perpetrator is still inside. The...

  39. Uniform Crime Reports

    June of 2010, Phoenix, Arizona saw a monumental rise in the number of reported robberies in the city. In 2009 there was 470 robberies documented by the police department. In the year 2010 the number raised 1027 robberies that were reported to total 1497. The number of aggravated assaults was on the...

  40. Criminal Law

    Furthermore, these numbers only represent the non-forceful/violent thefts. Whereas many modern crimes involving kidnapping, false imprisonment, robberies, burglary, theft and cyber-crimes also add up to a portion of the statistics. This is not necessarily a new front for law enforcement, yet it is a...

  41. ADJ 265 Week 4 CheckPoint Reports

    hold-up using well-constructed paragraphs, logical transitions, consistency, and professional tone. Only two tellers were in the bank at the time of the robbery. Develop your own details to answer the questions of who, what, when, where, why, and how. See pp. 117–118 in the text for help For More Homework...

  42. Theft, Extortion, Robbery and Dacoity

    THEFT, EXTROTION, ROBBERY AND DACIOTY Section |Offence |Punishment |Cognizable or Non- Cognizable |warrant or a summons shall ordinarily issue in the first instance |Bailable or Non Bailable |By what Court triable. |Compoundable or not compoundable | |1 |2 |3 |4 |5 |6 |7 |8 | |378 |Theft: Whoever...

  43. Bank Robbery in the United States

    SECTION V Special Report Bank Robbery in the United States Introduction According to the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program, robbery is the taking or attempting to take anything of value from the care, custody, or control of a person or persons by force or threat of force or violence and/or...

  44. ADJ 265 Week 4 CheckPoint Reports

    hold-up using well-constructed paragraphs, logical transitions, consistency, and professional tone. Only two tellers were in the bank at the time of the robbery. Develop your own details to answer the questions of who, what, when, where, why, and how. See pp. 117–118 in the text for help UOPCOURSETUTORIALS...

  45. Crimedatacomparison

    a higher crime rate they are able to keep it under control or try to by having more police in the area to lower these rates. The crime I chose was robbery and the two metropolitan areas would be the metropolitan divisions of Chicago. I am comparing this to the metropolitan divisions of Philadelphia. The...

  46. Soical

    widower, Mr Arthur Hills, was stabbed to death near Waterloo Station as he was returning home from a visit to the ·theatre. The motive. was, apparently, robbery. Although the event occurred too late for the following morning's papers, the national press reported it on 1 7 August. They labelled it - borrowing...

  47. Modus Operandi of Criminal Groups

    Modus Operandi of Criminal Groups Have you ever heard of the terms, “theft”, “modus operandi”, “robbery” and the such? Theft is the wrongful stealing of the property of another person while robbery is the same thing but only, it is with force. An example of theft is pickpocket. This is usually seen...

  48. Ashford SOC 305 Week 4 Quiz

    : What is a main criticism of the victim precipitation theory? 10. Question : What attribute would the author likely assign to most robberies? Ashford SOC 305 Week 4 Quiz Purchase here http://chosecourses.com/ashford-soc-305-week-4-quiz Description ...

  49. People V. Pulido; Case Study

    Pulido. He was charged with first degree murder along the felony murder law. That law states that killing during the act of a felony, in this case a robbery, is automatically first degree murder. The way I have interpreted the facts of this case, the defendant was the one who pulled the trigger and point...

  50. Prison Term Policy Recommendation Proposal

    the prison policy of convicted armed robbery is under review and must be voted on. Voting for this bill to pass can sometimes have mixed reviews. According to Georgia Law (O.C.G.A. 16-8-41) Armed robbery is described as, “A person commits the offense of armed robbery when, with intent to commit theft,...

  51. Maryland V. Buie

    Maryland v. Buie, 494 U.S.325 (1990) On February 3, 1986 Jerome E. Buie and his accomplice Lloyd Allen committed armed robbery to a pizza restaurant named Godfather’s in Prince’s George County in Maryland. Buie was wearing a red running suit, which is the key to this case. On that same day the police...

  52. Prison Term Policy

    bill that would double the maximum prison time that an individual will receive for armed robbery if convicted. According to the Uniform Crime Report (UCR), “armed robbery is defined as an aggravated form of robbery in which the defendant is armed with a dangerous weapon.” The reason for this proposal is...

  53. Economic and Financial modelling

    indecent assault on a male, rape of a female, rape of a male, indecent assault on a female, sexual assault on a female, etc. Robbery Robbery of business & personal property: robbery is stealing and the use or threat of force immediately before doing so, and in order to do so. Burglary Burglary are entry...

  54. United States V.Dean

    started in the Federal Court system, because of interstate travel. It was a case in which the defendant was involved in an armored bank robbery. During the robbery the defendant pulled out his weapon and told everyone to get down. While the defendant was gathering the money from the bank clerks, his...

  55. Criminal Law, Offences against property, arrest and detention.

    offences which include dishonest offences as well as other offences such as criminal damage. Offences involving dishonest behaviour, include theft, robbery and burglary. “Dishonest offences are provided for by legislation, Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act 2001. This act contains a wide range...

  56. CRJ 306 Criminal Law and Procedure Entire Course

    predators. NOTE: if you cannot locate your state’s statutes, please research Florida’s. ASHFORD CRJ 306 Week 4 DQ 1 Robbery and Extortion. Robbery and Extortion. Which crime, robbery or extortion is more harmful to the victim of the crime? Discuss the similarities and the differences between these...

  57. Criminal Law

    degree of seriousness, crimes are classified. ( Felony: • Are inherently evil and most serious • Includes murder, rape, or robbery and certain business crimes • Carries the most severe sanction, ranging from one or more year(s) in prison to forfeiture of one’s life. ...

  58. CRJ 306 UOP Courses / uoptutorial

    3 DQ 2 Reasonable Suspicion and Probable Cause CRJ 306 Week 3 Parties and Pretrial Procedures CRJ 306 Week 4 DQ 1 Homicide CRJ 306 Week 4 DQ 2 Robbery and Extortion CRJ 306 Week 4 Sexual Predator Prosecution CRJ 306 Week 5 DQ 1 Double Jeopardy CRJ 306 Week 5 DQ 2 Mandatory Sentencing ----...

  59. CRJ 105 WEEK 8 QUIZ 3 CHAPTER 9 TO 11

    abuse c. Robbery d. Serial murder 4. Most murders: a. Are premeditated b. Involve contract killers c. Result from aggravated assault d. Take place during robbery attempts 5. The “terrible triad” is considered predictive of which type of crime? a. Domestic violence b. Rape c. Robbery d. Serial...

  60. Miranda Versus Arizona

    he was arrested for armed robbery of a bank coworker. Miranda only stole $8.00 in cash from her. He already had a criminal record, which included assault, rape, and burglary. He was questioned by the police but was never offered a lawyer. At the time of his armed robbery confession, he confessed that...