This is the textbook with reading chapter 3 Introduction to Forensic Psychology: Research and Application 5th Edition Curt R. Bartol, Anne M. Bartol ISBN-13: 9781506387246 Bartol and Bartol discuss Scrivner’s profiles of officers who are prone to excessive force complaints.
Using Scrivner’s work as a starting point, do additional research on the psychological profiles and personality traits of officers as it relates to excessive force. Does the state of the literature support Scrivner’s conclusions?
The audience for this paper is the Academic and Community. The genre of this paper is a research paper The paper must be a minimum of four (4) pages in length (not including title or reference pages, double-spaced, in APA format.
Use a minimum of four (4) references beyond the assigned readings. Although the issues will be complex and have multiple solutions, successful assignments will present a clear opinion that is supported by critical thought.
Use evidence to support your position, such as statistical evidence or dates and events, validate your position with authoritative references or primary source quotations, and examine the strengths and weaknesses of your position.
The required textbook will provide a starting point for the support needed for your opinion but the facts and information found in the text are not sufficient to strongly argue for your opinion. Use the references from these texts to start a search of primary sources and additional resources.