Criminal Justice Is Scrutinized By The Media

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Today’s society in America, criminal justice is scrutinized by the media. The news media is sometimes delivering feedback to its viewers creating a negative light on police and placing doubt in the minds of Americans as to whether the criminal justice system can be trusted. The news media is geared towards catching the viewers attention to get the most ratings as they can. The media has knowledge that this is a very controversial era in American history. They are taking advantage of this and putting sensational crimes on television across the nation. The media broadcasts sensational crimes that are going to be talked about for several years thereafter, instead of focusing on what happens more statistically. The stories published and televised

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