Anticrime/Prevention Program: Part 4 – Program Impact Assignment Instructions
This assignment requires you to write a 20-page Program Impact
Paper. The paper combines the previous four (4) papers to give the reader an
overall understanding of a problem occurring within a criminal justice agency. You
will explain the problem occurring, outline an anticrime/prevention
intervention, describe the implementation process for the intervention, discuss
the strengths and weaknesses of the approach and outline the statistical
analysis that will be used to determine if the intervention will be successful.
The paper requires an abstract with a clear thesis with major points that are
empirically supported. The paper also requires a Christian worldview to be
The paper will be 20 pages, double spaced, in 12
point Times New Roman.
The paper requires 20 scholarly citations in the
current APA format.
Sections of previous papers can be incorporated
into this final paper, no more than 1-page total from each paper.
A separate title and reference page are
The paper will cover the following:
Define and discuss the specific problem facing
the police department using data to demonstrate your hypothesis that it is, in
fact, a problem. Incorporate an evaluability assessment into this section.
Outline the anticrime/prevention program that
will be implemented using empirical literature to show that the program is evidence-based
or minimally it must be evidence-supported.
Outline a process evaluation explaining who will
be in charge of what aspects of the program evaluation, implementation, and
analysis. The management plan already discussed in the management plan paper
can be used in this section. Discuss what potential political dynamics can
occur within an organization due to the implementation. Evaluate the strengths
and weaknesses of the implementation process chosen.
Define the anticrime/prevention program. What
data will be gathered to determine success, and what statistical analysis will
be performed to evaluate the program?
Synthesize your anticrime/prevention program
selection, implementation, and evaluation with a biblical worldview through the
Note: Your assignment will be checked for originality
via the Turnitin plagiarism tool.
Textbook National Research Council chapter 6