This course examines the complex, dynamic relationship between communities and the criminal justice system. The course addresses crime and conflict with an emphasis on the challenges and prospects of administering justice within a diverse multicultural population. Emphasis will be placed upon the professional image of the criminal justice system and the development of positive relationships between this system and the public.
Additional Information: This course will be taught using Canvas our Learning Management System (LMS). Canvas will be utilized for submission of homework, quizzes, and other assignments. If you have questions about this class, please email the instructor, Michele Korkowski.
Required Textbook: Multicultural Law Enforcement: Strategies for Peacekeeping in a Diverse Society. Shusta, Levine, Wong, Olson, & Harris. 6th ed. Prentice Hall. ISBN: 978-0-13-348330-7.