The Positive Relationship Between Public Officials and Corruption

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In present time, part of our society is dependent on the law enforcement, which are supposed to keep our community and environment safe and out of trouble. Police officers are part of a branch in law enforcement that helps contribute in the enforcement of certain restrictions and rules to the society in transforming and keeping it a healthy environment. Law officials have been in existence for the majority of the time, but have now been bribed into letting particular situations slide by. It has converted into controversial issue and common situation, where now it is possible to be seen anywhere. What ever happened to those police officers that followed the rules that they help enforce? Police corruption has been a persistent problem that will continue to affect the citizens in each community. Corruption can be defined as a dishonest or illegal behavior, which unfortunately, has become a greater issue that is common around the entire world including the United States today. In this research paper you will gain knowledge over the positive relationship between corruption in the public departments throughout the nation. In addition, you will familiarize yourself with situations that officials have allowed themselves to be apart of, and the negative results that will be presented in the different perspectives and outcomes around the world.

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In Mexico, the political area had made a dramatic change that had resulted in the participation and patterns of political corruption. It has been stated that democracy is a positive contributor and possible solution to the corruption that had been taken place.(Luminita, 2011). In addition, Mexico had also had a positively high rate of official misconduct due to the fact...

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