The scientific method is a critical aspect of criminal justice. Following this series of steps is instrumental in performing a thorough investigation or research on a given topic. For this assignment, you will review the included exemplar and determine how the scientific method would be used present information regarding the topic to your chain of command so that consideration on appropriate actions dealing with the exemplar can be taken.
Your journal should be about 1 page. Consider the following when writing your response:
- How would you prepare a report using the scientific method for your chain of command?
- How can the utilization of the scientific method enhance the roles and responsibilities of your career paths in criminal justice?
This article provides more information on the scientific method specifically from a psychology research perspective.