Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Course designed to provide an overview of the role of police in society. Students will become familiar with general concepts related to law enforcement and be introduced to associated foundations and principles that comprise the criminal justice system. A range of issues and facts relevant to policing will be discussed. Included is historical development of police in America, crime data collection, police organization and structure, the police sub-culture, police and community relations, laws and constitutional limitations on authority. Prerequisite: Placement into WR 121. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).

Credits:
3.00
Registration:
To register, you need the CRNs (ex. 22398) of your selected classes.
Fees:
Please note that for many courses, additional fees may apply.
Textbooks:
To find textbooks, you need the CRN, Campus, Term & Course Number (ex. BA101).
CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
 
45263 Cascade Campus / PSEB / 100 06:00 PM-08:50 PM M 21-Sep-2015 thru 07-Dec-2015
Instructor: Terry J Moss
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
45264 Sylvania Campus / TCB / 208 06:00 PM-08:50 PM W 23-Sep-2015 thru 09-Dec-2015
Instructor: Jeffrey A Groth
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
45265 WEB » - 21-Sep-2015 thru 11-Dec-2015
Instructor: Geoffrey Spalding
Web Course: Important - See Course Information Page.
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
For information, contact Cascade