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This is the companion website for Peter Joyce’s Criminal Justice: An Introduction (2nd ed.) which offers a number of resources for students and instructors.

The book is an ideal text for students taking courses in criminal justice, or studying criminal justice as a component of a broader course in criminology as well as instructors within these fields. The book assesses the main theories concerned with the causes of crime (including white-collar and corporate crime), discusses the operation of all key criminal justice agencies, including the police, probation and prison services and the legal and youth justice systems, and identifies the main themes underpinning contemporary criminal justice policy.

This website offers a number of features including:

  • Essay questions and suggested plans
  • Key chapter themes
  • Timeline of main events
  • Glossary of key terms