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. 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...

  5. 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,...

  6. 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...

  7. 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...

  8. 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...

  9. Blottering System Foreign Literatures

    America robberies”, “ Aug. 20--WILMINGTON -- Detectives arrested a Wilmington man Thursday in the robbery of a Walmart robbery Wednesday, according to a news release from the Wilmington Police Department. David Carl Collins, 46, is charged with two counts of robbery with a...

  10. Social Learning Theory: an Attempt to Explain Crime

    pertains to the associations people have and how they influence the individual’s behavior. After looking at the data from the Uniform Crime Report of robbery, one of the four violent crimes, this theory will be expanded upon. In addition, a study of the theory will be summarized along with its findings and...

  11. 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...

  12. 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...

  13. 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...

  14. Actus Reus/Mens Rea

    demanding the contents of the till and all the cigarettes; based on these facts it is clear that the foundational crime he was committing was aggravated robbery under Section 77 of the "Act". A person guilty of aggravated burglary is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to level 2 imprisonment (25 years...

  15. 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...

  16. 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...

  17. Legal Memorandum

    Presented Did Joseph Haney effectively simulate a deadly weapon and create a life-threatening environment, sufficient to satisfy the Arizona armed robbery statute, by thrusting his hand into a pocket and telling the store clerk that it was a "holdup" and to "[l]ie still if you want to live," when the...

  18. 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...

  19. 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...

  20. 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...

  21. 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...

  22. 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...

  23. Strategic, Tactical and Administrative Crime Analysis

    Taurus with temporary plates, the numbers weren’t seen. In the last robbery, the one male suspect who entered the store by himself, called the other suspect “Nemo” which could be a nickname the other suspect is known by. During the robbery, the suspects took cartons of Marlboro cigarettes, and although...

  24. 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...

  25. Investigative Plan

    of Police for the City of Scottsville, TX, my first task is to create and implement a plan to deal with the recent spate of multiple daytime robberies. To complete this task, we will develop a comprehensive investigation plan, determine our technological needs, analyze and synthesize the crime...

  26. 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...

  27. 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...

  28. Prison Term Policy Recommendation

    associated with doubling the maximum prison term for anyone convicted of armed robbery. Furthermore detailing to the reader regarding the author's professional opinion on doubling the prison sentence for those who commit armed robbery with the threat of force, whether explicitly stated or implied. In further...

  29. Personal Crime Analysis Cja 354 Week 3

    2011). Robbery The robberies in Boston have been showing a decrease compared to 2007 when robberies were down to 2,242 (Boston Police Department, 2011). The current rate of robberies is at 2300 which is a large increase between 2007 and 2009. There has been a large string of robberies in Boston...

  30. 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...

  31. 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...

  32. 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...

  33. 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...

  34. 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...

  35. War on Poverty

    War on Poverty I believe poverty is a big social issue in America. Poverty can be the main cause of robberies, drugs, alcoholism, prostitution, and homelessness. These are some examples that concern me the most. Many people in this country don’t realize how serious this issue is, although we see it...

  36. 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...

  37. 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...

  38. 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...

  39. 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...

  40. 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...

  41. 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...

  42. 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...

  43. 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...

  44. 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...

  45. 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...

  46. mass killings

    killings -Family killings- 53% -Other / unknown -21% -Public killings- 15% -Robbery burglary – 11% Last updated: Jan 20, 2016 A breakup is the trigger behind 1 in 4 mass killings that do not involve strangers, gangs or a robbery gone wrong. Yet the examples below illustrate how holiday stress, a job loss...

  47. CRJ 306 Criminal Law and Procedure Entire Class

    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...

  48. Motion to Quash Qualified Theft/Distinction from Carnapping

    certain cases that the unlawful taking of motor vehicles is now covered by the anti-carnapping law and not by the provisions on qualified theft or robbery. 10. The elucidation of the Supreme Court in the case of People v. Bustinera (G. R. No. 148233, June 8, 2004) might cast some light as to the...

  49. Prison Term Policy Recommendation

    definition of armed robbery, according to The Free Dictionary by Farlex is "The taking of money or goods in the possession of another, from his or her person or immediate presence, by force or intimidation." (Free Dictionary, 2009) This is not to be confused with larceny. An armed robbery is defined when...

  50. 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...

  51. 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...

  52. Intro to Crime

    the crime is on the property/ possessions of a person, compared to the person themselves. An example of this is the difference between burglary and robbery. For crime to be measured, it must be either detected or reported. This information, then comes in the form of data/statistics, from criminal justice...

  53. 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 ...

  54. 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 ----...

  55. 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...

  56. 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. ...

  57. 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...

  58. 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...

  59. 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...

  60. 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...