Students are introduced to law, public safety, corrections, and security practices. Students examine contemporary issues in the criminal justice system and explore crime scene investigation, criminal investigation, court procedures, policing, and juvenile justice. Students apply knowledge learned in practical scenarios involving
crime scene investigation, criminal investigation, and crisis intervention. Students explore trends in correctional standards and in identifying and preventing terror threats. This course prepares students for careers as lawyers, forensics specialists, and law enforcement and corrections officers.
Genuine interest in a law enforcement career
Ability to stay calm and controlled in an emergency
Dual Enrollment credit may be available to qualifying students