Use the databases below to search for scholarly articles on criminal justice topics.
Tip: Be sure to limit your search to Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals, if an option.
Scholarly journals advance knowledge in a field of study.
Identify problems and issues to be researched
Provide an overview of existing knowledge on the topic - and gaps in existing approaches
Reports of original research and/or analysis
Authored by credentialed experts in the scholarly field
In-depth analysis of topics
You can find some good scholarly criminal justice articles for this assignment on the free web, but remember, the burden of proof rests on you to determine if the article is scholarly.
Be sure to check for date!
The following legal archives on the web offer some free full text content.