An overview of the criminal justice system in the U.S. Topics covered are: the history of law enforcement: the political, sociological, and philosophic, and background of police functions; and the criminal courts. Constitutional problems as they relate to the police function are surveyed, and the use of recent technology in criminal justice is discussed.
- Category 4: Social Sciences
- Social Sciences
Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Review of military or civilian law enforcement experience, including, but not limited to, Military Police, courses taken, private security training, and certified police academy training. Experience and course work must satisfy course learning objectives. The student must supply appropriate documentation supporting the above.