CCJS 211 - Criminal Investigation
Fundamentals of investigation: crime scene search and recording, collection and preservation of physical evidence, modus operandi, sources of information, interviews and interrogations, follow-up, and case preparation. PREREQUISITE(S): CCJS 110 or consent of department. Three hours each week. Formerly CJ 211.
3 semester hours
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:
- Recognize the characteristics and skills of a good investigator
- Explain the role of the investigator in today’s law enforcement agencies
- Analyze legal and ethical considerations in conducting criminal investigations
- Demonstrate methods, techniques, and procedures for the investigation of criminal acts.
- Critique the use and impact of forensic science and technology on modern criminal investigations.
- Describe the criminal investigative process and the legal requirements for conducting criminal investigations
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