This Law Enforcement course is an overview of the criminal justice system and the careers available in this growing employment field. Students will investigate the roles of local and state law enforcement agencies, federal agencies, corrections and supporting careers. Learning opportunities include field trips to criminial justice and public service facilities. Students will receive training in critical analysis, conflict resolution, record keeping, technical writing, fingerprinting, investigative procedures, patrol procedures and criminal/traffic laws. How laws are created, the difference between criminal and civil laws, and law enforcement ethics will also be explored.
- Learn to think creatively in exploring ways to promote public safety, prevent crime and improve the state of the criminal justice system overall.
- Learn the latest practices from career professionals
- Receive training in conflict resolution, record keeping, fingerprinting, investigative procedures, patrol procedures and criminal/traffic laws.
- Get hands-on training and career insights through field trips to local criminal justice and public service facilities.
- Get training that could lead to careers like corporate security, private investigation, attorney, law enforcement, detective, federal agent, probation officer, and game warden.