Law Enforcement (CJLES.S.STC)
29.0 Credit Hours
This Short-Term Certificate prepares the learner for future training and education in the field of law enforcement. The certificate enhances law enforcement professional skills and knowledge. It may assist the student in performing well in future civil service examinations for employment or promotion.
- Examine the past and present structure of the federal, state and local jurisdictions and the criminal justice components and the influence on law enforcement and society.
- Demonstrate the entry-level skills of administering, leading and supervising for the three criminal justice components and explain how law enforcement in collaboration with courts and corrections provide criminal justice services.
- Explore the development of law and explain the application of constitutional and case law by law enforcement in the criminal justice process.
- Assess the codes of ethics for law enforcement and demonstrate the characteristics of law enforcement professionalism.