BCJ 530 Multicultural Issues in Law Enforcement
3 Semester Units
Multicultural Issues in Law Enforcement examines the multitude of racial, ethnic and cultural issues related to law enforcement in society. In addition, the course addresses strategies for refining law enforcement attitudes, behaviors, methods and tools for social advancement, community betterment and conflict reduction.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Evaluate demographic trends of various racial, ethnic and cultural groups in the United States.
- Assess the responses of law enforcement agencies to these demographic trends.
- Compare and contrast the characteristics of different racial, ethnic and cultural groups as they relate to law enforcement.
- Distinguish the issues of multicultural law enforcement.