Juvenile Justice

Law Enforcement (LAW)
Course outline



Juvenile Justice covers the complete range of contacts that law enforcement officers may have with juveniles. An introduction to the Juvenile Court System establishes the philosophy and theory for law enforcement when dealing with juveniles. Juvenile delinquency, petty juvenile offenders, juvenile traffic offenders, and Children in Need of Protection and Services (CHIPS) are the focuses of this course. Students learn to identify techniques, procedures, and statutes that apply to law enforcement officers when dealing with juveniles. CREDITS: 3 (3 Lec / 0 Lab) PREREQUISITES: NONE