U.S. Policing in the Twenty-First Century

CJS 6420 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Explores the major substantive topics and criminal behavior trends now facing police leaders. Focuses on priority crime issues including street violence, gangs, guns, drugs, human trafficking, terrorism, and cyber crime. Examines current and emerging anticrime strategies such as community policing, intelligence-led policing, and multijurisdictional intelligence fusion operations. Analyzes emerging technology and its applicability to crime prevention and response.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


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There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Winter Graduate
    Jan 8, 2018 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Feb 19, 2018 (6-week classes)

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