Addresses judicial efforts against and involvement in corruption, drug, vice, and white-collar crimes, both individual and organized. Lecture 3 hours per week.
GENERAL COURSE PURPOSE
The purpose of this course is to provide the student with a basic understanding of the history and structure of criminal organizations and their dynamics as society changes and criminal justice methods affect their criminal and corrupting influence.
ENTRY LEVEL COMPETENCIES
Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:
A. define and identify organized criminal groups
B. Criminal activities of criminal groups
C. Combating organized crime
Related topics at the discretion of the instructor