Description Length: 1500 words (5-6 pages — not including reference page) Font Size: 12 Spacing: Double-spaced Margins: One-inch margins on all sides The purpose of the assignment is to illustrate a solid knowledge base and understanding of a Canadian criminological issue by writing a formal academic paper. This assignment will enable you to practice your writing skills and there will be some in-class guidance on how to make your paper organizationally and structurally sound. Beyond the classroom handout on ‘writing tips’, it is up to you to follow proper APA format, as was mentioned by the librarian during the library orientation. Be sure to follow proper citing and referencing. Citation sources can be obtained on the library website.