Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice
This course is an examination of current and emerging issues in the field of criminal justice. Topics include, but are not limited to: Restorative Justice; Domestic Violence; Organized Crime; White-Collar Crime; Issues of Race and Ethnicity; Terrorism. Students will continue the development of critical thinking skills in application to issues that require the balancing of victim, offender, citizen, and community needs and rights. Prerequisites: BUS 215 (or SSI 217) and IDS 206.