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Sociology: Deviance (Crime): Home

Possible Topics

Crime stats (international, national, state, local)

Patterns of crime

Specific Crime (violent crime, white collar crime, etc…)

Juvenile delinquency


Punishment v. rehabilitation

Crime and drug use

Crime and mental illness

Capital punishment

Crime and a specific demographic group (i.e. race)

Hate crime

Crime Prevention

Websites suggested by your teacher




National, State and Local Crime Statistics

360 Degrees: Perspectives on the U.S. Criminal Justice System (SIRS)


Mental Illness and Crime 




Hate Crime




Drug Use and Crime



Juvenile Justice System




Death Penalty