CRIMINAL JUSTICE II Course No. 8703
Advanced Career Education (ACE) Centers at Hermitage and Highland Springs
2 years – 6 high school credits and 6 college credits
State Course Name: Criminal Justice
This course is designed for juniors and seniors who are considering careers in criminal justice. Students will explore the occupations, activities, and procedures involved in the criminal justice system. An integral aspect of the program is the participation of local, state, federal, and private criminal justice/law enforcement agencies with demonstrations, field trips, and lectures. Major units of study include crime prevention; search and seizure; juvenile justice system; court proceedings; criminal investigations; crime scene investigation; patrol procedures; security, private agencies; laws of arrest; criminology and law; criminal law, and forensic science. Other related areas of Public Safety could include paramedic, rescue, and firefighter training and careers.
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