Introduction to Law Enforcement

Introduction to Law Enforcement

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Presents an overview of the duties and responsibilities of a law enforcement officer. Explores major skills and services performed by patrol officers in order to provide students with a realistic understanding of the occupation. Students learn basic professional police communication skills police officers use every day when interacting with victims, complainants, and witnesses. Explores investigations, traffic enforcement, the use of force including defense and arrest tactics, and firearms basics. Prerequisite: Admission to Criminal Justice-Studies program 105045 or Corrections & Community Advocacy program 105047


Prerequisite: Admission to Criminal Justice-Studies Program 105045 or Criminal Justice Corrections and Community Advocacy 105047

Upcoming Schedule:

Spring 2019

Term runs from 01/21/2019 TO 05/17/2019

Summer 2019

Term runs from 06/03/2019 TO 08/02/2019

Fall 2019

Term runs from 08/26/2019 TO 12/18/2019