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Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement

Policing in America - (10504124)

Credits:   2.00


Learn rules and procedures of the academy and how various elements of the criminal justice system relate as well as the importance of professionalism. Explore the role law enforcement officers play in a democracy and apply this knowledge in classroom exercises, including role-plays and other scenario-based training. Belief systems, social pressures, moral problems, decision making and the consequences of decisions are explored. Identify resources available in communities to assist law enforcement officers in accomplishing the policing mission. Discuss issues involved in policing in a free society and identify strategies for working effectively with a diverse community. Course covers Wisconsin requirements for written law enforcement agency policies and procedures. PREREQUISITES: Must meet application requirements of WITC and the Wisconsin Department of Justice and must be enrolled in the Criminal Justice -Law Enforcement program.

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Spring 2015   01/12/2015 TO 05/13/2015
Summer 2015   06/01/2015 TO 07/24/2015
Fall 2015   08/17/2015 TO 12/16/2015