The following web destinations have been selected to provide you with more information on topics found in Chapter 9 of your textbook.
- Canadian Criminal Justice Association
An independent voluntary organization working for an improved criminal justice system in Canada. Keeps you abreast of current criminal justice issues. Excellent links to related sites.
- Department of Justice, Canada
A consideration of the system of justice in Canada. Includes links to other justice sites.
- Access to Justice Network
A bilingual site for Canadian justice and legal information and services. Organized by headings such as Aboriginal people, the disabled, etc. Includes a section on sexual assault.
- CAVEAT: Canadians Against Crime Everywhere BC
The organization's mission is to contribute to the creation and maintenance of a just, peaceful society through public education, changes to the justice system, and ensuring the rights of victims.
- The Great Young Offenders Act Debate
A site devoted to debate about the Young Offenders Act in Canada.
- National Fraud Information Center
Part of the National Consumer's League in the U.S. organized to improve prevention of fraud and improvement of enforcement of the law.
- Sociologists; Dead and Very Much Alive
Contains works by Durkheim, Garfinkel, Goffman, and R. K. Merton on deviance.
Corporate Watch; the online watchdog of corporate injustice
- Sexual Assault Links
Links to information on various kinds of sexual assault.
- National Crime Prevention Council
An independent council whose mission is to develop strategies to empower individuals and their communities, to improve their safety, security, and well being. They are especially concerned about risks for children and youth.