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.
Materials:
Materials are textbooks and other resources for a class. Click the textbooks to see which textbooks you'll need for that class.
CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates Materials More info
 
14607 Cascade Campus / PSEB / 100 10:00 AM-12:50 PM F 13-Jan-2017 thru 24-Mar-2017 Textbooks for CRN 14607
Instructor: Jim R Parks
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
15534 Cascade Campus / PSEB / 100 06:00 PM-08:50 PM M 09-Jan-2017 thru 20-Mar-2017 Textbooks for CRN 15534
Instructor: Chris J Allori
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
11430 Web 09-Jan-2017 thru 25-Mar-2017 Textbooks for CRN 11430 Course details
Web class Instructor: Geoffrey Spalding
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00