CJK0300 Introduction to CorrectionsView in Catalog
0 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite(s): admission to an FPSI program.
Students will gain an understanding of the values and ethics required for criminal justice officers, amendments to the U.S. constitution applicable to corrections, the chain of custody and concepts of evidence, civil and criminal liability as related to an officer’s performance of duties, and the Fourth Amendment related to search and seizure. Students will learn how to determine whether a crime has been committed. Students will be able to articulate the legal justification for the use of force. 32 clock hours. Does not count toward A.A. or A.S. degree.
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