a Describe some of the latest developments in robotics. What types of robots are being created and what purposes do they serve? What are some of the problems that police will encounter with the use of robots?

b. Explain some of the functions and future benefits that might be realized by the police through the use of augmented reality and nanotechnology.

c. What are the major future challenges in crime involving drugs, guns, alcohol, and computers?

d. Explain the debate over federalization and why some are opposed to its practice.

e. What are the arguments raised against requiring police officers to possess college degrees?

f. Describe some of the future roles that police leaders will have to possess.

g. How will community policing and problem solving will fit into the future crime picture?

h. Review some problematic police personnel issues that loom in the future.

i. What impact—and problems—might information technologies have on policing in the future?