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The Criminal Justice system has always had discrimination in it Discrimination can come from the police courts or even from lawyers For example in the Gideon vs Wainwright case the court ruled that the state must provide a public defender but it did not rule that the public defender must be good or competent Too Poor NPag In most cases where a public defender is provided the defendant loses the case because the lawyer is new or incompetent Thus the criminal justice system needs reform The Criminal Justice System discriminates against the economically challenged and minorities because of police discrimination unbalanced sentencing and incompetent public defenders Police discrimination is a major factor in the criminal justice system Police can discriminate towards different people and in different places at anytime the officers want White police discriminate in jails and on the streets which can be called racial profiling In jail a white officer could give a black man a harder time then he would a white man On the streets a white officer will stop a black man for no reason ask where the black man is going and often the officer will search the black mans car of belongings Cole 7 White police will go through poor neighborhoods to stop and search anyone the white police want Cole 7 A black man has a chance of getting picked up by the police for a DWB which is Driving While Black which is impossible for most white people to even comprehend Cole 7 Another form of discrimination is from the black police Sometimes the black police can discriminate just like the white police Black police will discriminate against all ethnic groups like whites blacks and other minorities The black police discriminate against other blacks because the police believe that the black criminals are keeping the rest of the black community down Black police also discriminate against the other minorities not just the black
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