r​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‌‌‌‍‍​research and analyze the relationship between the subject matter. In addition to researching and reviewing relevant academic journals concerning this relationship, you will be asked to critically analyze the academic research and apply this research to reach a logical position on the issues based on sound evidence and to make recommendations for resolving the issues. 

You will be asked to report your findings and recommendations in a 10 – 12 page, double-spaced, academic research project paper. 

Title pages, abstracts, tables of contents, and reference pages are in addition to the 10 -12 substantive page requirement. A minimum of seven (7) reputable and relevant outside academic resources must be cited, appr​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‌‌‌‍‍​opriately documented, and referenced using APA citation format. Here are some suggested topics that you may choose from. Topic #

1: Procedures & best practices for complying with US Supreme Court search & seizure and interrogation decisions under the Fourth and Fifth Amendments to avoid suppression of evidence. 

Topic #2: Current legislative and law enforcement departmental efforts and best practices to eliminate unjustified physical force by law enforcement officers. Topic #3:

 Current efforts and best practices to enlist public support in community policing efforts Topic #4

: The pros and cons of sentencing guidelines & current trends in theories of punishments’​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‌‌‌‍‍​t