Dec 06, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

CRMJ 2010 - Introduction to Law Enforcement (TTP)

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
An overview of the American Police, including the philosophy and historical evolution behind the police force.  Emphasis is on policing procedures; crime prevention and control; functions of law enforcement; problems and needs facing the police; and contemporary issues.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Identify and discuss the basic history of policing in America.
  2. Identify related policies and procedures that govern modern law enforcement agencies.
  3. Identify the role of policing in the criminal court system and basic criminal procedures.
  4. Identify the basic elements of policing components and operations.