30 Word Search
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Word Search
Description

preliminary hearing
Legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
law enforcement
probable casue
criminal law
incarcerate
arraignment
misdemeanor
sentencing
punishment
grand jury
conviction
correction
probation
civil law
offender
evidence
case law
booking
parole
courts
arrest
felony
fines
trial
crime
plea
bail

ITP Word Search

ITP Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

districtattornery
publicdefender
courtreporter
incarceration
misdemeanor
incompetent
presecutor
notguilty
nocontest
probation
sentence
evidence
bailiff
accused
convict
testify
perjury
arrest
felony
guilty
judge
trial
crime
court
plea
jury
bail

Juvenile Court System Crossword

Juvenile Court System Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Serious crime like murder
Person accused of committing a crime and goes in front of jury or judge
Less serious crime like assault
When a person is detained
To make a record of arrest
Suspect enters a plea, if guilty, goes straight to sentencing
Process of negotiation, may plead guilty for lesser sentence
A child that is less than 17 years old
An offense that would not be a crime if committed by an adult
Committing a crime
A legal proceeding where an issue of law or fact is tried and evidence is presented to help determine the issue
A formal charge or accusation of a serious crime
A body of people (typically twelve in number) sworn to give a verdict in a legal case on the basis of evidence submitted to them in court
A decision on a disputed issue in a civil or criminal case
Declare the punishment decided for an offender

COURT COMPETENCY Word Search

COURT COMPETENCY Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

CONTEMPT OF COURT
CHARACTER WITNESS
PUBLIC DEFENDANT
PLEA BARGAIN
CONVICTION
PROBATION
HUNG JURY
DEFENDANT
TESTIMONY
MISTRIAL
SUBPONEA
SENTENCE
EVIDENCE
BAILIFF
WITNESS
PERJURY
VERDICT
APPEAL
MOTION
PAROLE
JURY
BAIL

criminal justice Crossword

criminal justice Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

violation of the criminal laws of state, the federal gov't or a local jurisdiction.
the principle of fairness, righteous, truthful.
justice in terms of the distribution of privileges within a society.
society taking precedence over individual rights
civil law
criminal law
the systems opponents work together to achieve social product
assumes that the components function to serve their own interests.
oppurtunity for bail
information is gathered
issue written by a judicial officer directing law enforcement
money; getting released
written accusation submitted to the court by a grand jury
the first appearance of the defendant before the court
criminal proceeding, the examination in court of the issue
served with other sentence
served at the same time
scientific studies of causes and prevention of crime
written accusation submitted by prosecutor

court Crossword

court Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Who appoints the federal judges with the advice and consent of the senate?
What type of officer conducts presentence investigations, prepares presentence reports on convicted defendants, and supervises released defendants?
What is the term used to describe evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries?
________ are rules that set out a uniform sentencing policy for individuals and organizations convicted of felonies and serious (Class A) misdemeanors in the United States federal courts system.
What is the highest court in the country?
Does state court or federal court have jurisdiction over bankruptcy cases?
What is the term used for a crime that is punishable by death?
________ is a proceeding in which an individual who is accused of committing a crime is brought into court, told of the charges, and asked to plead guilty, not guilty, or nolo contendere (no contest)
In a criminal case who can appeal a guilty verdict?
What type of offense is it when the penalty can include up to one year in a county jail.
What amendment protects against cruel and unusual punishments?
How many of the amendments are for criminal cases?
What is a serious crime carrying a penalty of more than one year in prison called?
How many jurors are there in a criminal trial?
What is the least serious offense called?
The U.S. is the only country in the world with juries in what type of trials?
What branch of government makes the laws?

criminal justice Crossword

criminal justice Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

training center for future policemen
community based corrections status
Unable to appreciate the nature of the charges against oneself and unable to assist one's attorney
Group that reviews the sentences of prisoners, the board of _________
theory that punishment causes people to avoid committing crime
release without bail
Latin for what comes next? Quo ______
crime punishable by prison time
place of short term confinement
order allowing search or arrest
questioning a potential witness or juror to determine qualification to serve. Voir ______
crime punishable by time in jail
go to a higher court to review the judgement
charging document
plea that results in punishment
jury finding of innocence
Warning to suspect before custodial interrogation
courtroom ____________group. Part of informal justice system
culpable mental state, mens _________
criminal act, actus ___________
Intentional killing of another human being
reckless killing of another human being
finder of fact in a non-bench trial
determiner of law
the tendency to return to a life of crime
rule that makes evidence not admissible because of police misconduct
place for felons
taking of one into custody
money posted to guarantee appearance in court

Federal Court Associations Word Search

 Federal Court Associations Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

REASONABLE DOUBT
JUDICIAL REVIEW
MAGISTATE JUDGE
DISTRICT JUDGE
PROBABLE CAUSE
SEARCH WARRANT
HABEAS CORPUS
INCARCERATION
JURISDICTION
COURT ORDER
DUE PROCESS
EXPUNGEMENT
MISDEMEANOR
CONVICTION
GRAND JURY
INDICTMENT
FIDUCIARY
PLEADINGS
PROBATION
CONTEMPT
CRIMINAL
EVIDENCE
JUDGMENT
LITIGANT
ACCUSED
COUNSEL
SEIZURE
VERDICT
WITNESS
APPEAL
BREACH
DOCKET
FELONY
GUILTY
LAWYER
PAROLE
BRIEF
CIVIL
CLERK
BAIL
JAIL
JURY
PLEA

Criminal Justice Crossword

Criminal Justice  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

violation of the criminal laws of state, the federal gov't or a local jurisdiction.
money paid to get released
criminal proceeding, the examination in court of the issue
Sentence served at the same time
served with other sentence
Individual who has the responsibility of maintaining order in a courtroom
crime represented by Penal Code 19.02
crime represented by Penal Code 22.011
crime represented by Penal Code 30.02
_________ degree felony; punishable by 5-99yrs in prison
Rule removed evidence obtained illegally
Amendment protects an individuals right to bear arms
Bill of Rights includes first ________ Amendments
Level of proof required to conduct a search
Protection to be tried twice for the same crime
Amendment that protects against excessive bail or punishments
Individual who interprets a message
Haptics refers to
Nonverbal communication of distance
the area/location an agency has legal authority over
primary goal to use punishment to prevent future criminal activity
use of treatment to change an offender
first stage of a trial
form of community corrections; in lieu of incarceration
early release from prison
Supervisor of a prison
state of first formal security agency
Public and Private security cooperation in common in this location
Highest training for EMT's
three elements needed for fire are referred to as

Competency Lesson 3 Word Search

Competency  Lesson 3 Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Public Defender
Probation
Defendant
Acquittal
Sentence
Evidence
Testify
Verdict
Convict
Bailiff
Accused
Guilty
Felony
Arrest
Trial
Crime
Court
Plea
Jury
Bail

Court Terms Crossword

Court Terms Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

The release of a person before their trial so they don't have to wait in jail. Most of the time money will be payed to guarantee them showing up to the trial.
Prove that the person accused was somewhere else when the crime took place.
Lying on the witness stand. This can cause the witness to get charged.
Think out a plan beforehand.
A crime that is usually involving violence and you go to jail for over a year.
A person under arrest to be brought before a judge or court, especially to secure the person's release unless lawful grounds are shown for their detention.
Private relations between members of the community rather than criminal, military, or religious affairs.
A system of law concerned with the punishment of those who commit crimes.
The part of English law that is derived from custom and judicial precedent rather than statutes.
When the person accused pleads guilty for a lighter sentence.
Decides lawsuits brought before the court.
Group of people selected to hear the evidence in the trial and render a verdict.
Instead of sending the accused person to prison the court releases the person into the community under monetization.
Institute legal proceedings against a person or organization.
The punishment ordered by the court for a defendant convicted of a crime.
The decision made by a judge or jury that determines the guilt or innocent of the defendant.
A person called upon from either side in a lawsuit to give a testimony before the court jury.
Court authorization to conduct a search to make an arrest.
A law passed by legislation.
the official power to make legal decisions and judgments.
The dispute point between parties in a lawsuit.
Information received by other people that cannot be confirmed (rumor).
To place a paper in the legal custody of the clerk of court to enter into its files.
Information presented in testimony that is used to persuade the judge or jury to decide the case in favor of one side or the other.
Officially tell someone that they can or must leave.
A person who has filed a petition for relief under the bankruptcy code.
A tribunal presided over by the judge in civil or criminal cases.
A judgment of guilt against a criminal defendant.
A state that does not have any evidence to prove it happened.
Property of all kinds including real and personal.