In preparation for your PowerPoint assignment due in Unit 2, your first research assignment will be to find information that will help you complete that Assignment. Using the Library, please find a credible source that discusses one of the following topics:
1.The history of psychology in policing.
2.The role that the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 plays in the hiring and evaluation process of police officers.
3.The ethical conflicts which are unique to police psychologists.
Examples of credible sources include journal articles, government reports, reports from reputable non-for-profit entities like the Pew Center or the Vera Institute, book chapters, reports from a reputable professional societies like the American Psychological Association, The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, The American Society of Criminology; magazine or newspaper articles from a reliable source like the Police Chief Magazine, The New Yorker, Time Magazine or The Washington Post.
In the thread titled Research Assignment, please give the proper APA citation for your article as it would appear in the reference page of your presentation, a brief summary of the main points of your source (about 300 words), and either attach the article to your post or provide a working link. For this Assignment, challenge yourself to find a source that has not been posted by one of your classmates.
You should post one original substantive posting and at least one other substantive postings in response to your classmates’ posts which will further the discussion on at least two separate days during the academic week. Please refer to the Research Assignment rubric for more details on how you will be scored on this Assignment.