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significant

Corrections Week Two Word Find Word Search

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BAILIFF
DEFENDANT
PROSECUTOR
JUDGE
RELEASE
PAROLE
SENTENCING
INCARCERATION
TEAM WORK
SCHOOL
EDUCATION
PROGRAMS
HALFWAY HOUSE
TEEN VIOLENCE
SUICIDE
WORK RELEASE
TORT
TRANSPORTATION
PROFESSONALISM
SUPERVISOR
JAIL
CORRECTIONAL OFFICER
DETENTION
PROBATION
PENAL SYSTEM
ADJUDICATION
MEASURING CRIME
FELONY
MISDEMEANOR
INFRACTION
SUSTAINABLE JUSTICE
PRISON
CRIME

LEGAL TERMS Word Search

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Word Search
Description

PENAL CODE
DISMISSED
PROSECUTOR
DISTRICT ATTORNEY
PUBLIC DEFENDER
TORRANCE
CASE
JAIL
RECEPTIONIST
VERDICT
INNOCENT
GUILTY
CLERK
SECRETARY
JURY
EVIDENCE
COURT
JUDGE
WITNESS
POLICE
STATEMENT

Behind Bars Word Search

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Description

innocent
verdict
guilty
cell
police
robbery
misdemeanor
felony
burglary
solitary
rehabilitation
guard
sentence
time
goodbehavior
judge
bail
behindbars
justice
inmate
breakout
prison
jail
criminal
crime

Order in the Court! Word Search

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Description

Guilty
Witness
Felony
Verdict
Sentence
Misdemeanor
Spectators
Plaintiff
Defendant
Attorney
Judge
Evidence
Appeal
Perjury
Bailiff
Stenographer
Bench Trial
Jury

court Word Search

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Description

police
sentence
prosecute
defence
rights
attorney
burglary
felony
guilty
innocent
law
accused
judge
jury
arrest
victim
wiitness
testimony
charge
court

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. Bail
Prove that the person accused was somewhere else when the crime took place. Alibi
Lying on the witness stand. This can cause the witness to get charged. Perjury
Think out a plan beforehand. Premeditated
A crime that is usually involving violence and you go to jail for over a year. Felony
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. Habeas Corpus
Private relations between members of the community rather than criminal, military, or religious affairs. Civil Law
A system of law concerned with the punishment of those who commit crimes. Criminal Law
The part of English law that is derived from custom and judicial precedent rather than statutes. Common Law
When the person accused pleads guilty for a lighter sentence. Plea Bargain
Decides lawsuits brought before the court. Judge
Group of people selected to hear the evidence in the trial and render a verdict. Jury
Instead of sending the accused person to prison the court releases the person into the community under monetization. Probation
Institute legal proceedings against a person or organization. Prosecute
The punishment ordered by the court for a defendant convicted of a crime. Sentence
The decision made by a judge or jury that determines the guilt or innocent of the defendant. Verdict
A person called upon from either side in a lawsuit to give a testimony before the court jury. Witness
Court authorization to conduct a search to make an arrest. Warrant
A law passed by legislation. Statute
the official power to make legal decisions and judgments. Jurisdiction
The dispute point between parties in a lawsuit. Issue
Information received by other people that cannot be confirmed (rumor). Hearsay
To place a paper in the legal custody of the clerk of court to enter into its files. File
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. Evidence
Officially tell someone that they can or must leave. Discharge
A person who has filed a petition for relief under the bankruptcy code. Debtor
A tribunal presided over by the judge in civil or criminal cases. Court
A judgment of guilt against a criminal defendant. Conviction
A state that does not have any evidence to prove it happened. Claim
Property of all kinds including real and personal. Assets

court Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who appoints the federal judges with the advice and consent of the senate? President
What type of officer conducts presentence investigations, prepares presentence reports on convicted defendants, and supervises released defendants? Probation
What is the term used to describe evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries? testimony
________ 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. sentencing guidelines
What is the highest court in the country? supreme court
Does state court or federal court have jurisdiction over bankruptcy cases? federal
What is the term used for a crime that is punishable by death? capital offense
________ 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) arraignment
In a criminal case who can appeal a guilty verdict? defendant
What type of offense is it when the penalty can include up to one year in a county jail. misdemeanor
What amendment protects against cruel and unusual punishments? eighth
How many of the amendments are for criminal cases? four
What is a serious crime carrying a penalty of more than one year in prison called? felony
How many jurors are there in a criminal trial? twelve
What is the least serious offense called? infraction
The U.S. is the only country in the world with juries in what type of trials? civil
What branch of government makes the laws? legislative

Monster Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Accusation
Accuse
Credible
Detention
Defense
Argument
Reasonable Doubt
Testify
Acquit
Defendant
Prosecution
Evidence
Vicinity
Verify
Verdict
Testimony
Trial
Witness
Jury
Judge
Stenographer
Defendant

Courtroom Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to provide evidence as a witness testify
evidence provided by a witness testimony
a judge's decision to ignore a lawyer's objection and allow the questioning to continue overruled
the formal finding made by a jury as to whether a defendant is guilty or innocent verdict
a person who testifies under oath in a trial with evidence witness
a solemn promise to perform an act truthfully and faithfully oath
found guilty of a crime at the end of a trial convicted
an attorney or lawyer counsel
a group of people who are selected and sworn in to hear a trial and to reach a verdict based on the evidence presented to them jury
the jury's formal discussion and debate over what the verdict of a trial will be deliberations
person who has been accused of a crime and is on trial defendant
questioning a witness already questioned by the opposing side cross-examination

COURT COMPETENCY Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

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