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JUSTICE, LAW AND CRIMINOLOGY

JLC-643
Advanced Seminar in Policing (3)

Course Level: Graduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. An examination of major U.S. police and law enforcement systems and issues. The focus of the course may be either the role of police in society, police-community relations, and special problems in policing, or management and policy issues such as police organization, federalism, police effectiveness, police discretion and use of force, and police accountability.

JLC-643
001
JUSTICE, LAW AND CRIMINOLOGY
FALL 2014

Course Level: Graduate

Advanced Seminar in Policing (3)

Emerging Issues in U.S. Policing

The course examines all aspects of federal, state, and local law enforcement from a systemic viewpoint. Topics discussed include community expectations, leadership models, service delivery approaches, response to crime, accountability, technology, and managing emerging issues. An over-arching theme is the changing nature of the profession as it responds to future societal needs.