CCJS 407

Police, Courts, and Community Relations

Provides a comprehensive introduction to policing in the United States. Examines the process of policing, police behavior, organization, operations, and their historical perspectives. Covers the relationship between the police and the public as well as the role of courts in controlling and guiding police behavior. Reviews critical issues confronting the police and the best policies and practices in policing.

Course restricted to CCJS Majors, Juniors and Seniors only.