The Department of Justice published the pamphlet, Crime Analysis for Problem Solvers in 60 Small Steps (Links to an external site.). Step 7 addresses the Problem solving process. Discuss the four components of the SARA model. How does the SARA model contribute to identifying and narrowing the crime or criminal issue for study? Why is it important to proceed through each step consecutively and not skip steps?
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