CJK0072V

Crimes Against Persons

Course Code:
CJK0072V

Credit Hours:
48 clock hours

Effective beginning:
2021-22

 

 

Course Description:
This course is a component of the Florida Law Enforcement Academy. It is designed to prepare the student to respond appropriately to a crime against a person; conduct a preliminary investigation on crimes against persons; and give testimony in court proceedings. It includes classroom instruction and practical exercises.

Course Details

Prerequisites:

This course is open only to students admitted to the Florida Law Enforcement Academy. 

Instructors:

TBD

 

Required textbooks/ course materials:

Florida Law Enforcement Academy Volume 1 © 2021 by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE). All rights reserved. ISBN 13: ISBN 10: Published by XanEdu Publishing, Inc.  (Provided)

 

Assignment/course outline:

Unit 1: Basic Investigations

Lesson 1: The Investigative Sequence

Lesson 2: Victims’ Rights and Brochures

Unit 2: Crimes Against Persons

Lesson 1: Assault and Battery

Lesson 2: Domestic Violence

Lesson 3: Stalking Crimes

Lesson 4: Child Abuse

Lesson 5: Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation of an Elderly Person or Disabled Adult

Lesson 6: Interference with Custody, Luring or Enticing of a Child, False Imprisonment, and Kidnapping

Lesson 7: Missing or Missing Endangered Persons

Lesson 8: Sexual Offenses

Lesson 9: Human Trafficking

Lesson 10: Responding to a Death

Lesson 11: Robbery

 

Discipline-level learning outcomes:

Crimes Against Persons is an approved course by Florida Department of Law Enforcement for the purpose of Law Enforcement Certification.  See chart below.

 

Course-level learning outcomes:

Course-level student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods
  • Understand how to follow a basic investigative sequence that focuses on fairness in the process and the outcome
  • Understand victim’s rights and know when to provide victims of crime, domestic violence, and sexual battery with the appropriate victims’ rights brochure
  • Respond to incidents involving
  • Assault and Battery
  • Domestic Violence
  • Stalking Crimes
  • Child Abuse
  • Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation of an Elderly Person or Disabled Adult
  • Interference with Custody, Luring or Enticing of a Child, False Imprisonment, and Kidnapping
  • Missing or Missing Endangered Persons
  • Sexual Offenses
  • Human Trafficking
  • Responding to a Death
  • Robbery

Demonstrate mastery of Law Enforcement knowledge and skills.

Demonstrate safety skills appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.

Apply critical thinking and problem-solving proficiency as appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.

Demonstrate team building, interpersonal, and ethical skills as appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work 

Demonstrate leadership, organizational, and professional skills appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement workplace.

Demonstrate skills required for state certification and employment as a law enforcement officer. 

Tests

 

Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:

  • Lecture
  • Role Play
  • Videos
  • Quizzes

 

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