Riminal Identification Procedures in the Twenty-First Century
Research various technological advances that can aid law enforcement and prosecutors in identifying a criminal suspect. Examples include, but are not limited to, DNA analysis, Biometric Identification, Intra-agency databases for DNA, fingerprint, palm print, etc., camera and wiretap surveillance. Describe the advantages and disadvantages of this technology. Assess the impact of these advances on the constitutional rights of the accused from the policy perspective of the Due Process Model. Analyze the impact these advances will have on the efficiency of the Criminal Justice system from the policy perspective of the Crime Control Model. Summarize your findings and make recommendations concerning the use and reliance on these technological advances by the Criminal Justice System in the 21st Century. Please use current sources for ths paper and the focus of this paper is in relation to the criminal justice system in the United States.