Due 1/21/14 , Must be in simple mid-level terms formed in your own words with proper APA format!!!

Task Name:Phase 1 Individual ProjectDeliverable Length:750–1,000 wordsDetails:Weekly tasks or assignments (Individual or Group Projects) will be due by Monday and late submissions will be assigned a late penalty in accordance with the late penalty policy found in the syllabus. NOTE: All submission posting times are based on midnight Central Time.Assignment GuidelinesAddress the following in 750–1,000 words:Describe the 3 branches of the U.S. federal government.Explain the role of the legislative, executive, and judicial branches.Why are there three branches of government? Explain.What is the purpose of the concept separation of powers? Explain.What is federalism? Explain.How does this impact the criminal justice system? Explain.With regard to the criminal justice system, explain the roles of the following primary components:Law enforcementCriminal courtsCivil courtsCorrectionsExplain the role of each component. Explain how each component is both interdependent and independent.What are the similarities and differences between the federal and state criminal court systems? Explain.Be sure to reference all sources using APA style.Please submit your assignment.