2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Nov 28, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CRJ 164 - Introduction to Criminal Investigation

Credits: 3
Fundamentals of investigation; techniques of crime scene search and recording; collection and preservation of physical evidence; modus operandi processes; sources of information; interviews and interrogations; preliminary and follow-up investigations.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Produce notes and reports that can be submitted as evidence in a court of law;
  2. Select a variety of ways in which criminal suspects can be identified;
  3. Employ techniques used to collect and preserve evidence;
  4. Demonstrate the basic steps of conducting interviews and interrogations;
  5. Describe the investigative process from receipt of complaint through trial and legal considerations of the investigator at various steps within the process.

Prerequisite: CRJ 104  

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