CJK0293 Overview of Law EnforcementView in Catalog
0 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite(s): acceptance into FPSI program.
Students will cover the values and ethics required for criminal justice officers, the consequences of sexual harassment, and the structure of criminal justice agencies. Students will also gain an understanding of the Fourth Amendment related to search and seizure and the Fifth and Sixth Amendments related to the interrogation of suspects, learn to determine when a crime has been committed and the elements necessary to make an arrest for that crime, understand an officer’s duties and options in civil (noncriminal) incidents, and be familiar with the legal considerations when dealing with juveniles. 64 clock hours. Does not count toward A.A. or A.S. degree.
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