Ethical Conduct Number Jus 522 Gcu Congressional
Congress has the responsibility to oversee federal agencies. One of those agencies is the U.S. Department of Justice. Let us pretend that the leadership of the Federal Department of Justice has possibly engaged in inappropriate communications with a foreign power in violation of departmental policy; they are accused of meeting with foreign ambassadors without having proper authorization. In answering the following questions, explain how Congress assesses the level of compliance.
Research the original purpose regarding the creation of the Department of Justice, to assist in your understanding of this topic.
Write an essay of 1,250-1,500 words that discusses the following:
Part I: Congress and the Executive branch
Part II: Simulation: Ethics in the DOJ
Utilize four to six relevant, scholarly sources in support of your content.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide. This guide is located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This benchmark assignment assesses the following programmatic competencies and professional standards:
MS in Criminal Justice with an Emphasis in Law Enforcement
MS in Criminal Justice with an Emphasis in Legal Studies
3.2: Assess the level of compliance an agency has to various policies, procedures, or accreditation standards.