Monday, June 4, 2018
My Software Blog — The Role that Television Plays on the Portrayal of...
Let’s face it. The criminal justice system that we have in reality and the one that’s portrayed on TV are quite different in a number of ways. Yes, the television shows we’ve come to love use real laws and statutes as well as episodes inspired by real cases. However, some of the methods, theories, and technologies used in the show make it difficult for people on the outside looking in to determine what is real and what’s not. Even though shows such as CSI, Law and Order, and NCIS work to spotlight the hardworking men and women who are in charge of investigating crimes and pursuing justice, sometimes the expectations set forth by the show do not translate well into the court room.