Law Enforcement (CJLE)

CJLE 1194

Current Events in Law Enforcement

CRT HRS:1   LEC HRS:1   LAB HRS:0

This course discusses topics recently identified as current events in addition to skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency.

Prerequisite: None.

CJLE 1249

Intermediate Arrest, Search and Seizure

CRT HRS:2   LEC HRS:2   LAB HRS:0

This course discusses probable cause; detention and arrest; exceptions to search warrant requirements; principles of preparing valid search warrants; pretrial suppression hearings; and civil liability for improper arrests, searches, and seizures.

Prerequisite: CRIJ 1306 or CJSA 1313.

CJLE 1259

Intermediate Spanish for Law Enforcement

CRT HRS:2   LEC HRS:2   LAB HRS:0

This course covers practical Spanish communication skills for law enforcement. It meets the requirements as established by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCLEOSE) Course #2110.

Prerequisite: None.

CJLE 1303

Basic Telecommunication Certification

CRT HRS:3   LEC HRS:3   LAB HRS:0

This course provides information about Law Enforcement functions, history of public safety communications, federal laws regulating public safety communications, radio communication systems, radio operations, fire and EMS dispatch considerations, telephone operations, law enforcement information systems, communication records, logs and documentation, legal issues, emergency management, police emergency situations, 9-1-1/computer aided dispatch, media relations, stress management, and crisis intervention. This is also a required course for law enforcement telecommunication personnel prior to completion of 12 months of service.

Prerequisite: None.

CJLE 1325

Criminal Justice Survey

CRT HRS:3   LEC HRS:3   LAB HRS:0

This course provides an overview of criminal justice agencies with an emphasis on preparation for law enforcement licensure.

Prerequisite: None.

CJLE 1327

Interviewing and Report Writing for CJ Professions

CRT HRS:3   LEC HRS:2   LAB HRS:4

This course provides instruction and skill development in interviewing, note-taking, and report writing in the criminal justice context. It also includes the development of skills to conduct investigations by interviewing witnesses, victims, and suspects properly. This course also focuses on the organization of information regarding incidents into effective written reports.

Prerequisite: ENGL 1301, SPCH Elective.

CJLE 1333

Traffic Law and Investigations

CRT HRS:3   LEC HRS:2   LAB HRS:4

This course includes instruction in the basic principles of traffic control, traffic law enforcement, court procedures, and traffic law with an emphasis on the need for a professional approach in dealing with traffic law violators and the police role in accident investigation and traffic supervision.

Prerequisite: COSC 1301, MATH Elective.

CJLE 1345

Intermediate Crime Scene Investigation

CRT HRS:3   LEC HRS:2   LAB HRS:2

The topics in this course include objectives, preparations, procedures, and methods of crime scene search; value of crime scene sketches and their relationship to crime scene photographs; fingerprints as physical evidence, fingerprint identification and classification, types of impressions and techniques for locating and developing impressions. This course satisfies Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCLEOSE) Course #2106.

Prerequisite: CJLE 1249, CJLE 1333.

CJLE 1429

Basic Peace Officer V

CRT HRS:4   LEC HRS:2   LAB HRS:7

This is a supplemental course taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses I, II, III, and IV. This course satisfies or exceeds the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCLEOSE) approved Basic Peace Officer Academy Course #1000. **THIS COURSE MAY BE OFFERED ONLY BY INSTITUTIONS LICENSED AS A POLICE ACADEMY BY TCLEOSE.**

Prerequisite: CJLE 1524.

CJLE 1506

Basic Peace Officer I

CRT HRS:5   LEC HRS:3   LAB HRS:7

This course provides basic preparation for a new peace officer. This course should be taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses II, III, IV, and V (supplement) to satisfy the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCLEOSE) approved Basic Peace Officer Training Academy. **THIS COURSE MAY BE OFFERED ONLY BY INSTITUTIONS LICENSED AS A POLICE ACADEMY BY TCLEOSE.**

Prerequisite: None.

CJLE 1512

Basic Peace Officer II

CRT HRS:5   LEC HRS:3   LAB HRS:7

This course provides basic preparation for a new peace officer. This course should be taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses I, III, IV, and V (supplement) to satisfy the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCLEOSE) approved Basic Peace Officer Training Academy. **THIS COURSE MAY BE OFFERED ONLY BY INSTITUTIONS LICENSED AS A POLICE ACADEMY BY TCLEOSE.**

Prerequisite: CJLE 1506.

CJLE 1518

Basic Peace Officer III

CRT HRS:5   LEC HRS:3   LAB HRS:7

This course provides basic preparation for a new peace officer. This course should be taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses I, II, IV, and V (supplement) to satisfy the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCLEOSE) approved Basic Peace Officer Training Academy. **THIS COURSE MAY BE OFFERED ONLY BY INSTITUTIONS LICENSED AS A POLICE ACADEMY BY TCLEOSE.**

Prerequisite: CJLE 1512.

CJLE 1524

Basic Peace Officer IV

CRT HRS:5   LEC HRS:3   LAB HRS:7

This course provides basic preparation for a new peace officer. This course should be taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses I, II, III, and V (supplement) to satisfy the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCLEOSE) approved Basic Peace Officer Training Academy. **THIS COURSE MAY BE OFFERED ONLY BY INSTITUTIONS LICENSED AS A POLICE ACADEMY BY TCLEOSE.**

Prerequisite: CJLE 1518.

CJLE 2168

Practicum

CRT HRS:1   LEC HRS:0   LAB HRS:0

This course provides practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college and student.

Prerequisite: CJLE 1345, CJLE 2345.

CJLE 2345

Vice and Narcotics Investigation

CRT HRS:3   LEC HRS:2   LAB HRS:4

This course provides classifications of commonly used narcotics, dangerous drugs, gambling, sex crimes, fraud, gangs, and investigative techniques. It includes proper interdiction procedures and techniques.

Prerequisite: CRIJ 1310 or CJSA 1327, CJLE 1345.