Each student will pick a topic, which must be approved by the instructor, which relates to Criminal Investigations. Your thesis statement and supporting academic journal articles are due in the folder in the assignments section of D2L marked Paper Topic/thesis by 11:00 PM on June 7, 2020. The topic must be in writing. It should contain your subject matter and a list of 5 academic journal articles and the academic journal that they came from. Once approved the topic CANNOT be changed.
The paper will be 5 to 7 pages in length using correct APA (American Psychological Association) citation and referencing format with a minimum of 5 academic journal sources exclusive of textbooks, dictionaries, and encyclopedias(this includes electronic encyclopedias such as Wikipedia, which is not an academic source).
This is a formal paper and should be written in third person Standard English. Your thesis is to be stated and connected to your conclusion, and a complete reference page is to be furnished at the conclusion of the document.