Police Roles in Society
Session
Regular Academic Session
Class Number
2023
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Graded
Description
3 Undergraduate Credits
An examination of why police emerge in societies. A discussion of the appropriate roles of the police departments and individual police officers in a democratric society. A review of the history and evolution of police roles, and functions: including crime control, social services responsibilities, and political perception. A review of selected studies focusing upon the perceptions by police of their roles, organizational practices, and the police as agents of social control.
Class Actions
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Wendell France
Meets
TuTh 12:30PM - 1:50PM
Dates
08/26/2019 - 12/09/2019
Room
HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES RM 509
Campus
Coppin State University
Location
Coppin State University
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Closed
Seats Taken
30
Seats Open
0
Class Capacity
30