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Intro to Law Enforcement

Credits: 3
Course Number: 10-504-194

Course Description

10-504-194 INTRODUCTION TO LAW ENFORCEMENT ...in this course, learners will discover the history and evolution of policing and explore thought-provoking issues that underscore the challenging and rewarding world of policing. Learners will examine the role of law enforcement in a democratic society, covering concepts such as law enforcement services; crime deterrence; discretion, and the expanded role of today’s police officers. This course will also explore evolving law enforcement strategies and attitudes that build effective law enforcement and community relationships including the use of problem-oriented policing. Learners will also consider how professional law enforcement officers work in conjunction with the courts, corrections and other agencies to administer criminal justice in Wisconsin.

Course Typically Offered

  • Fall

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Class Details

Class Number:
Blended - Less than 50% Online
Fall 2024
Kevin Rathburn
Date Range:
Estimated Cost:
$496.55 *

Class Notes

  • This class is taught through a combination of in-person and online instruction. Students will attend live portions of the class at the dates, times, and location specified. The remaining instruction will be accessed anywhere using internet. For more information regarding this delivery and how to access your class, see www.nwtc.edu/blendedfaq.

Meeting Times

Dates Day(s) / Time Location(s)
10/23/24 - 12/20/24 Anytime
10/23/24 - 12/19/24 W, Th
7:30 AM - 9:15 AM
Green Bay Campus Room CC128

* Cost displayed is an estimate and may be discounted if attendees are residents of Northeast Wisconsin Back to cost