This program examines the history of policing in the United States and an overview of the relationship between law enforcement and American society. It includes an examination of the duties of law enforcement officers. Additionally, it covers the three major components of the criminal justice system: police, courts and corrections, as well as their interrelations. It is a hands-on application experience for students interested in entering the field of law enforcement. These procedures include vehicle stops, traffic enforcement, patrol tactics, evidence collection & handling, pedestrian checks, bias crimes and other investigative work.
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