JPP 101. American Government. (3 Credits)

studies the basic foundations and underlying principles of American national, state, and local government. Crosslisted POLS 201. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

JPP 102. Intro Law Enforcement. (3 Credits)

studies the history, philosophy and functions of local police department, country sheriff departments, state law enforcement agencies and federal investigatory and intelligence gathering agencies. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 103. Criminology. (3 Credits)

studies causations of crime, including sociological, psychological, biophysiological and free will theories. 3 credits. (Crosslisted SOC 151)

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 104. Intro to Courts. (3 Credits)

studies the history, philosophy and functions of American courts. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, MID, OL

JPP 105. Foundations of Justice. (3 Credits)

studies the historical formations and philosophies of our justice system and its public policies. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

JPP 110. Juvenile Justice Theory. (3 Credits)

studies the organizations, functions and jurisdiction of juvenile justice agencies along with the theories and causations of juvenile crime and antisocial behavior. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, MID, OL

JPP 150. Intro to Probation & Parole. (3 Credits)

provides an introduction to probation, supervised release and parole in the American Criminal Justice System.  Students will gain an understanding of probation, parole and supervised release, administration, policy and procedures as well as insight into the best practices currently being utilized in the field.  Also, this course provides insight into the difficult, but interesting work performed by probation officers and techniques utilized to manage their caseloads. 3 credit hours.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 203. Traffic Theory. (3 Credits)

JPP 206. Corrections in America. (3 Credits)

studies the history, philosophy and functions of the American correctional system. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, MID, OL

JPP 207. Substantive Criminal Law. (3 Credits)

studies definitions of law, definitions of crime, general principles of criminal responsibility, elements of the major crimes, punishments, conditions or circumstances, that may excuse criminal responsibility or mitigate punishment. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, MID, OL

JPP 214. Criminal Investigation. (3 Credits)

studies the criminal investigation process including interviewing, crime scene analysis, collection of evidence, and analysis of issues critical to investigations. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 230. Environmental Law. (3 Credits)

JPP 245. Crim Just Research Methods. (3 Credits)

will acquaint the student with the various research skills and methods used in this discipline. Both quantitative and qualitative research strategies will be discussed, as well as issues in measurement, research design, and hypothesis formation. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW, OL

JPP 255. Stress Management for Crim Jus. (3 Credits)

introduces techniques and strategies developed for coping with or lessening the psychological, physical, and emotional effects of everyday life pressure when working in the criminal justice system, thereby improving job performance. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 288. Terrorism. (3 Credits)

will introduce students to the phenomena of contemporary terrorism and extremism. Emphasis will be placed on extremism as a foundation for terrorist behavior, types of terrorism, and how governments and law enforcement agencies respond to terrorism. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW, OL

JPP 300. Mock Trial. (3 Credits)

JPP 308. Procedural Criminal Law. (3 Credits)

examines the law relating to arrests, searches, and seizures by law enforcement officers as well as rules of evidence and courtroom procedures followed in court by prosecutors and defense attorneys. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, MID, OL

JPP 309. Legal Evidence. (3 Credits)

JPP 310. Administrative Law. (3 Credits)

provides the student with an understanding of the interaction of public administrative agencies with the more established sectors of government, specifically, the legislature and judiciary. This is acquired in part through analysis of the U.S. Constitution, enabling legislation, and the Administrative Procedure Act. The student develops an appreciation of the breadth of influence of these agencies, and the role of law in legitimizing and limiting the role of bureaucracies. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 311. Criminal Psychology. (3 Credits)

studies the psychological theories of crime causation and the impact of the use of psychology on the Legal System. Crosslisted PSY 331. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 312. Forensic Investigation. (3 Credits)

studies crime scene investigation. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW, OL

JPP 313. Organized Crime. (3 Credits)

studies the history, structure and operations of organized crime. 3 credits. JPP 350 -359 SPECIAL TOPICS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE offers courses designed to address criminal justice topics identified as attitudes, current events, knowledge, skills, and behaviors pertinent to examining the occupational, practical, and technological aspects of criminal justice.  Topics for this course may change with each offering.  3 credit hours

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW, OL

JPP 314. Criminal Justice Liability Law. (3 Credits)

JPP 315. DANGER GROUPS AM SOC. (3 Credits)

JPP 350. Special Topics in Crim Justice. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 375. Internship. (1-12 Credits)

JPP 376. Independent Study. (1-6 Credits)

JPP 399. Internship. (3-6 Credits)

presents the numerous career opportunities in the criminal justice field, while exploring opportunities to exercise in a practical manner, the skills, knowledge and responsibilities of a criminal justice practitioner. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 400. Law Enforce Certification Prac. (1-12 Credits)

offers the JPP junior or senior the opportunity to attend any state certified law enforcement training certification academy. 40 clock hours of training equals one college credit. Limit 21 credits.

Prerequisite: None

JPP 410. The Christian & Political. (3 Credits)

JPP 414. White Collar Crime. (3 Credits)

studies the history, type and methods of operation of white collar and financial crimes. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW, OL

JPP 415. Ethics in Criminal Justice. (3 Credits)

studies the many ethical problems and dilemmas confronted by the criminal justice professional. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW, OL

JPP 416. Career In Criminal Justice. (3 Credits)

JPP 440. Contemp Issues in Crim Just. (3 Credits)

JPP 470. FBI & Amer Society 1924-1980. (3 Credits)