Read the following Library article and then respond to the questions below.
White, M.D., Goldkamp, J.S., & Campbel, S.P. (2005). Beyond mandatory arrest: Developing a comprehensive response to domestic violence. Police Practice & Research, 6(3), 261–278.
The California Police Department attempted to provide a more comprehensive response to domestic violence, through innovative law enforcement, clinical, and prosecutorial partnership called FIRST, Family Investigative Response Services Team. What do you consider the favorable points about this program? Would you consider using this program in your state? Why, or why not?
Discussion topics support this unit’s objective and should be completed after reading all materials. Your responses ought to include original evaluation, synthesis, or analysis of the topic, and contribute to the weekly discussion in a meaningful way. You must complete all discussion topics and reply to your peers’ posts. Refer to the Discussion Board Rubric under Course Resources for additional requirements.