Wrongful conviction


Using the CSU Online Library or another reliable webpage, locate a case in which an individual was falsely convicted of arson. After reviewing the details and the unit content, write a case study that includes the following elements.

  • Describe the case and the fire.
  • Outline the misinterpretations of data to include physical evidence that were utilized in the conviction process.
  • Identify any spoliation that occurred and how it could have been prevented.
  • Explain how the data should have been interpreted.
  • Conclude your case study by explaining how your public safety organization can learn from this case.

Your case study should be a minimum of two pages in length, not including the title and reference pages. You are required to use a minimum of one outside source. Adhere to APA Style when constructing this assignment, including in-text citations and references for all sources that are used. Please note that no abstract is needed.

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