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Official Catalog January 2023 
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CRJU113 - Introduction to Law Enforcement

Semester Credit Hour(s) 3
Focusing on the functions of contemporary law enforcement agencies and services, this course provides a comprehensive overview of law enforcement’s role in the justice system.  Topics include the history and scope of American law enforcement; law enforcement cultures, with a focus on effectiveness, accountability, and ethics; and organization and leadership.  Law enforcement interactions with the community are examined.  Careers and the hiring process in law enforcement are discussed.

Prerequisite or Corequisite: CRJU103