Critical Response Essay for MKT611-91: Business Research Analysis
In partial fulfillment of the requirements
For the MBA
By Edward Lenzy
October 12, 2011
Introduction This proposal will describe the problem of an increase in recidivism among juvenile offenders in Stark County Family Court (SCFC). This chapter includes the purpose of the project, the setting and history of the problem, and the back round and the evidence of the problem of recidivism. Finally it will discuss the importance of the project, definition of terms and conclude with a summary.
Purpose of Proposal
The purpose of this proposal is to find ways to reduce …show more content…
Definition of Terms
Delinquency: Juvenile that is found guilty by a judge or magistrate of a crime and has a record with the court.
Dynamic Factors: Factors that can be changed (e.g. education, housing, employment).
Formal Hearing/Official Charge: A hearing in front of a judge or magistrate to provide an open forum for the case to be heard.
Informal Hearing: A hearing that is heard by an unofficial person and is a form of diversion to prevent the youth from developing a record.
Any person under the age of 18 years old, competent, and has the ability to understand the court process.
The rate at which a juvenile re-offends in a specific period of time.
Static Factors: Factors that cannot be changed (e.g. race, ethnicity, age, previous