CJA 257◊ Law Enforcement Administration

3 credits

The fundamental concepts of supervision and management are examined, along with the current processes of recruitment, selection and retention of qualified law enforcement personnel. The internal and external factors affecting the role of police administrators in relation to organizational communications, community relations, and legal aspects connected to the performance of the police in modern society are also covered. Special attention is given to the effects of politics on the police, unionization, and organizational change.

Prerequisite: CJA 111

Lecture: 3 hours