Who Killed Peggy Hettrick?
The ability to think critically is a key skill for success in the criminal justice field. It means not taking what you heard or read at face value, but using your critical thinking faculties to weigh up the evidence, and consider the implications and conclusions of the situation.
Read the following:
Susan, S. (n.d). December 24, 2011, CBS. 48 Hours (CBS News)
Review the details of the Peggy Hettrick Case
For this week’s Assignment, you will be working to create a PowerPoint presentation describing in detail the roles of the judge in the case of Peggy Hettrick.
The judge is an elected or appointed public official who presides over a court of law and who is authorized to hear, sometimes to decide cases, and to conduct trials.
- Identify the judge’s actions in the courtroom and how they apply to the case (minimum 4 slides).
Use examples to support your rationale.
Incorporate speaker notes into each slide for a complete description of the items highlighted in your slides.
Include a title slide and a reference slide.
Cite a minimum of three references consistent with APA guidelines.