Incarceration and Race

Incarceration and Race

a. African Americans make up only 13 percent of the general

population in the United Sates, but the number of black men in state and federal prisons is significantly larger than the number of white men

b. Hispanic inmates’ ratio has increased dramatically over the past


E. The Social Media Revolution

1. Social Media and Law Enforcement

a. Social media offers opportunities for law enforcement

b. Law enforcement presence in social media

c. Social media as a crime fighting tool

2. The dark side of social media

a. Today’s criminal has also benefited from technological advances, including the Internet

b. Greater opportunity for crime

c. Anonymity – bullying, harassment, stalking has increased

Media Tool

“Family urges for end to bullying after teen commits suicide”

· A news clip by ABC News about the death of a 13 year-old girl who was being bullied

· Discussion: Discuss what the reasons and consequences of bullying are and what can be done to prevent it

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