Research Papers/Topics in Criminology

CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM THE NIGERIAN PERSPECTIVE

This paper discusses and highlights the various lapses of the Nigerian Criminal Justice System and provides data as to the number of awaiting trial inmates in the Nigerian prison and it outlines various ways to curb the menace of over crowding in the Nigerian prisons with awaiting trial inmates.

CRIME CONTROL THE ROLE OF THE POLICE

CRIME CONTROL: THE ROLE OF THE POLICE BY OGUNYOMI OLAITAN AYOOLAMATRIC NO: NOU142077392  BEING A PROJECT SUBMITTED TO THE FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINOLOGY AND SECURITY STUDIES,NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA,AWA-IJEBU COMMUNITY STUDY CENTER   IN PARTIAL FULFILMENT OF THE REQUIREMENT FOR THE AWARD OF BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (B.SC. HONS.) DEGREE IN CRIMINOLOGY AND SECURITY STUDIES   JANUARY, 2018­ CERTIFICATIONThis is to certify that this project was carrie...

IDENTIFY AND ARTICULATE THE PROBLEM OF A MAJOR CRIME IN NIGERIA,USING MODEL FOR CRIME POLICY FRAMEWORK, EXPLAIN EVERY STEPS IN DEVELOPING CRIME POLICY FOR THE CRIMINAL ACT YOU SELECTED

Introduction.Policy framework development;- Identifying and articulation of problem.- Background of the problem.- Baseline study.- development and identifying thematic.- Stakeholders involvement.- expert and empirical information.- stakeholders discussion and developing of a working document.- Advocacy to all critical actors institutions.- policy makers and regulators to deliberate.- legislation.- financial and budget implementation.- Public enlightenment.- Review of challenges.Reference

HOW TO WRITE A PROFILING/INVESTIGATION REPORT

Disorganized offenders characteristically conduct blitz attacks on their victims due to a lack of social adequacy needed to verbally subdue their victims. They tend to have poor personal hygiene and are very reclusive (O'Connor & Scott 2004). A disorganized rapist will often blindfold his victim or batter her face in an effort to depersonalize him or her (Owen, 2004). Finally, a ‘disorganized’ crime scene will contain a myriad of fingerprints, footprints, and/or weapons used in the assaul...

Criminal and Psychological Profiling: Belief and Its Use

ABSTRACTThere is a belief that criminal profilers can predict a criminal’s characteristics from crime scene evidence. In this article, the author argued that this belief is more suitable and appropriate for psychological profiling than others. The role of the profiler, then, is to assist the police department in its investigations of the cases in which additional aid is sought for the successful resolution of a case, such as lust murder, rape, and the like. The successful profiler will blen...

The Security Threat in Nigeria: A Case Study of Nyaya and Jikwoyi Communities in Abuja Municipal Area Council

ABSTRACTThe over-riding aim of this research work is to examine the security threat in Nigeria, a case study of Nyaya and Jikwoyi communities in Abuja Municipal Area Council.To effectively carry out this research, data was collected in form of questionnaire from respondents who lives in Nyaya and Jikwoyi communities. Two hundred (200) questionnaires was administered, one hundred and sixty eight (168) was returned and one hundred and fifty (150) copies was used. After critical analysis of the ...

The Prevalence and Effects of Domestic Violence Against Women in Lagos State

ABSTRACTThe over-riding aim of this research work is to examine the prevalence and effects of domestic violence against women in Lagos State, a case study of Mushin Local Government Area. To effectively carry out this research, data was collected in form of questionnaire from respondents who are people living and working in Mushin LGA. (150) one hundred and fifty questionnaire were administered, (118) one hundred and eighteen copies were returned and (100) hundred copies are used. After crit...

The Nigeria Police Force and Crime Control in Lagos State: A Case Study of Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Ikeja Police Command

ABSTRACTThe aim of this research work is to examine the role of Nigeria Police Force and crime control in Lagos State, a case study of Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Ikeja Police Command, Lagos State. To effectively carry out this research, data was collected in form of questionnaire from respondents who are staff of Special Anti-Robbery Squad. (200) two hundred questionnaire were administered, (187) one hundred and eighty seven copies were returned and (180) one hundred and eighty copies are u...

The Need to Eradicate Crime Rate in Lagos State: A Case Study of Eti-Osa Local Government Area

ABSTRACTThe aim of this research work is to examine the need to eradicate crime rate in Lagos State, a case study of Eti-Osa Local Government Area. To effectively carry out this research, data was collected in form of questionnaire from respondents who lives in Eti-Osa Local Government Area. (150) one hundred and fifty questionnaire were administered, (127) one hundred and twenty seven copies were returned and (120) one hundred and twenty copies are used. After critical analysis of the data ...

NIGERIA POLICE AND EXCESSIVE USE OF POWER

ABSTRACTThe aim of this research work is to examine the Nigeria Police and excessive use of power, a case study of Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Ikeja Police Command, Lagos State. To effectively carry out this research, data was collected in form of questionnaire from respondents who are staff of Special Anti-Robbery Squad. (120) one hundred and twenty questionnaire were administered, (107) one hundred and seven copies were returned and (100) one hundred copies are used. After critical ana...

MONEY LAUNDERING AND ITS IMPLICATIONS IN THE ECONOMY

ABSTRACTThe over-riding aim of this research work is to examine money laundering and its implications in the economy, a case study of Economic and Financial Crime Commission, Lagos. To effectively carry out this research, data was collected in form of questionnaire from respondents who are staff of Economic and Financial Crime Commission, Lagos. (120) one hundred and twenty questionnaire were administered, (107) one hundred and seven copies were returned and (100) hundred copies are used. Aft...

ELECTRONIC SECURITY ROLE OF PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTOR IN ELECTRONIC SECURITY

ABSTRACTThe over-riding aim of this research work is to examine the roles of private and public sectors in electronic security, a case study of Guaranty Trust Bank Plc.To effectively carry out this research, data was collected in form of questionnaire from respondents who are staff of Guaranty Trust Bank Plc. Seventy (70) questionnaires was administered, fifty eight (58) was returned and fifty (50) copies was used. After critical analysis of the data collected, findings revealed that the role...

Police response to crime prevention and control in ido local government area of Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria.

The prevalence of crime in the world today is a cause for serious concern for all and sundry.It undermines the social fabric by eroding the sense of safety and security in the societyaccording to the nature and extent of crime committed. Specifically, the existence of crime inany society constitute a problem when its incidence is as rampant in the society as toconstitute a threat to the society of persons and property, as well as social order and solidarity(Anthony Adebayo, 2013). This study ...

Conflict and Its Impact on Organizational Performance

ABSTRACTIn a society where people with a diverse interests, views, and values coexist, differences between such individuals and groups are to be expected. The objective of this research study is to look at conflict and its impact on performance in an organization, as well as possible solution to the problems. This study shows that Conflict stems from incompatibility of goals and interest and if it continued it will destroy the Organization. Conflict affects the Organization in several ways su...


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