AJS 514 Week 3 City Demographics and Crime Profile
City Demographics and Crime Profile
Instructions:
Resources: Use the following websites:
•      U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
•      U.S. Department of Labor Wages
•      U.S. Department of Education
•      U.S. Census Bureau
Select a U.S. city of your choice.
 Write a 1,400- to 2,100-word paper in which you analyze the criminal profile of your selected city. Include the following information in your analysis:
•      Characterization of the city in terms of social and intellectual context
•      Identity of social factors that contribute to crime
•      Linking of events or attitudes to a description of beliefs people living there would accept for explaining criminal behavior
•      Consideration of changes in land use, property values, transportation, and retail as one moves away from the city center
•      If there are changes, what distance do you estimate exist between these areas?
•      How noticeable are the changes?
•      Discussion of whether or not zones of transition apply to this city
•      Identification of criminal hot spots
•      Relevant data to support answers
•      How your findings relate to the role of socioeconomic status and values in criminological theory
•      Identification and rationale for the choice of one sociologic theory that best explains the crime in your chosen city
 Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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