CRJ 202

Policing in America

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 Spring Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: None

This course examines the role and function of police in American society today. Historical developments will be examined as well as the operation of police organizations. The course will examine the nature of police work, and the resulting job stress. Students will examine the challenges police face in society including police culture, discretion, corruption, and police/community relations.