Create and describe a list of 10 investigative steps you would take to address this situation
Unit 7: Scenario: Investigative Plan
You are hired as a consultant in City X and are charged with the responsibility of creating a plan to
deal with the multiple daytime robbery attacks in your area. Police officers have been able to obtain
limited information for each robbery. Your first order of business is to create a draft of a strategic
operational/investigative plan to address the crimes. Your plan should be between 5 – 7 pages
(excluding title and reference pages.)
Please address the following questions in detail. Be creative and utilize any, and all, investigative
actions/resources that you can think of. Remember, you are to assemble a plan to address the crimes
and ultimately catch the individuals responsible.
1. Create and describe a list of 10 investigative steps you would take to address this situation.
2. What technological assistance would be needed to conduct this operation?
3. What measures would you take to analyze the pattern of robbery activity?
4. How would you go about synthesizing the data and coming to a conclusion based on the data?
5. What types of investigative units would you use to assist in the operation to catch the
6. What supplies/equipment would you purchase to enable the investigation and operation to be
conducted? Given the fact that the money allocated for the investigation is low, what steps would
you take to procure more funds?
Student Checklist: Unit 7 Scenario
Criteria: Ask yourself the following questions. Not
Did you address each question in detail?
Did you cite your sources?
Did you state the findings of the paper concisely?
Did you support or oppose your position with insightful analysis?
Did you answer all the questions in a substantive manner?
Is your content accurate?
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Is your content persuasive?
Is your content comprehensive enough to address the topic?
Did you prepare your paper as a MS Word Document?
Did you name your file correctly?
Did you use APA format to cite your sources?
Did you check your document for spelling?
Did you check your paper for grammatical errors?
Is your paper the correct length?
You may consult the Library, the Internet, the textbook, other course material, and any other outside
resources in supporting your task, using proper citations in APA style.
Directions for Submitting Your Scenario Project
Write your project in a Word document and save it with a name you will remember. Be sure to include
your name, class, and section number in your Paper. Submit your project to the Dropbox by the end
of this unit in the basket titled: Unit 7: Assignment