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JS 1001
LE Introduction to Criminal Justice - Level 4
Overview of the American criminal justice system. Examination of its various phases: investigation and detection of crimes by the police; prosecution of alleged offenders; adjudication of cases by courts; imprisonment of convicted offenders; re-integration. Overview of relevant Amendments to the U.S. Constitution and of landmark U.S. Supreme Court cases.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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