The proliferation of information systems throughout the criminal justice system has motivated many universities supporting criminal justice programs to add criminal justice information systems technology to their curricula. Numerous universities have gone so far as to hire professors with specializations in information technology and to provide criminal justice information systems as an area of concentration.
Introduction to Criminal Justice Information Systems, (ePub/PDF) gives an overview of the various software systems and technologies currently used in the criminal justice environment. The ebook encompasses a variety of topics critical to each member of the criminal justice system: police, courts, prosecutor, and corrections. It details the current systems in use, how they are used, and how separate systems interact with others. It also expresses how the current technology and the processes built upon it will evolve.
While designed as a textbook to meet the needs of an introductory criminal justice information technology course, Introduction to Criminal Justice Information Systems is also a flexible resource useful to professionals in related areas of the criminal justice system. With rapidly increasing development and use of technology in modern law enforcement, this ebook provides a much-needed reference for those who are responsible for its implementation as well as a vital introduction to those who will become responsible for it. An instructor’s manual is available as an electronic download upon request.
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