Definition of criminal justice system in English:

criminal justice system

Syllabification: crim·i·nal jus·tice sys·tem

Entry from US English dictionary


  • The system of law enforcement that is directly involved in apprehending, prosecuting, defending, sentencing, and punishing those who are suspected or convicted of criminal offenses.

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