Criminal Justice - Spring 2018

Physical Fitness for CJ — 3323
CRI 1290 – 2 credits
Jason R. Dry, Jonathan G. Smith

This is a specialized physical education program for criminal justice students and will emphasize an understanding of physical fitness and its direct application to the criminal justice profession. Specific instructions will cover wellness, physical fitness, and self-evaluation. The general requirements for the police physical agility portion of the civil service examination are explained and incorporated into this course. Prerequisite: criminal justice majors or permission of the instructor. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Physical Fitness for CJ — 3362
CRI 1290 – 2 credits
Brian E. Barone

This is a specialized physical education program for criminal justice students and will emphasize an understanding of physical fitness and its direct application to the criminal justice profession. Specific instructions will cover wellness, physical fitness, and self-evaluation. The general requirements for the police physical agility portion of the civil service examination are explained and incorporated into this course. Prerequisite: criminal justice majors or permission of the instructor. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Intro Law Enforcement — 3319
CRI 1320 – 3 credits
Brian E. Barone

Starting with the origins of American law enforcement, this course concentrates on contemporary law enforcement agencies and their function within the criminal justice system. Students will study police agencies at the local, county, state, and federal levels, and their operational techniques, as well as goals and objectives within specific units of each agency. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Corequisites: CRI 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 123
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Intro Law Enforcement — 3364
CRI 1320 – 3 credits
Brian E. Barone

Starting with the origins of American law enforcement, this course concentrates on contemporary law enforcement agencies and their function within the criminal justice system. Students will study police agencies at the local, county, state, and federal levels, and their operational techniques, as well as goals and objectives within specific units of each agency. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Corequisites: CRI 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Intro Law Enforcement — 3369
CRI 1320 – 3 credits
Brian E. Barone

Starting with the origins of American law enforcement, this course concentrates on contemporary law enforcement agencies and their function within the criminal justice system. Students will study police agencies at the local, county, state, and federal levels, and their operational techniques, as well as goals and objectives within specific units of each agency. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Corequisites: CRI 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 167
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Intro Law Enforcement — 3426
CRI 1320 – 3 credits
Brian E. Barone

Starting with the origins of American law enforcement, this course concentrates on contemporary law enforcement agencies and their function within the criminal justice system. Students will study police agencies at the local, county, state, and federal levels, and their operational techniques, as well as goals and objectives within specific units of each agency. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Corequisites: CRI 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Report Writing in CJ — 3374
CRI 1420 – 3 credits
Timothy M. Jackson

Students will develop knowledge and skills necessary for concise, effective, and accurate report writing. The importance of the narratives required in reports generated by law enforcement personnel and other criminal justice vocations is emphasized. Prerequisites: CRI 1510 and permission of instructor; Eligibility: ENG 1530; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 168
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Report Writing in CJ — 3418
CRI 1420 – 3 credits
Christa L. Heckathorn

Students will develop knowledge and skills necessary for concise, effective, and accurate report writing. The importance of the narratives required in reports generated by law enforcement personnel and other criminal justice vocations is emphasized. Prerequisites: CRI 1510 and permission of instructor; Eligibility: ENG 1530; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

College Center 228
Jan 22 – May 17 Mon 6:30 pm – 9:15 pm
Intro to Criminal Justice — 3298
CRI 1510 – 3 credits
Randy S. Zimpfer

An interdisciplinary survey of the American criminal justice system with specific topical emphasis on crime, law enforcement, courts, and corrections. Students must learn and discuss cogently the significance of legal and behavioral aspects of crime, the process of justice, various law enforcement entities within the United States, the need for various court structures, and various penal systems. For criminal justice students and those interested in social sciences. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 110
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Intro to Criminal Justice — 3302
CRI 1510 – 3 credits
Randy S. Zimpfer

An interdisciplinary survey of the American criminal justice system with specific topical emphasis on crime, law enforcement, courts, and corrections. Students must learn and discuss cogently the significance of legal and behavioral aspects of crime, the process of justice, various law enforcement entities within the United States, the need for various court structures, and various penal systems. For criminal justice students and those interested in social sciences. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 267
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Intro to Criminal Justice — 3304
CRI 1510 – 3 credits
Randy S. Zimpfer

An interdisciplinary survey of the American criminal justice system with specific topical emphasis on crime, law enforcement, courts, and corrections. Students must learn and discuss cogently the significance of legal and behavioral aspects of crime, the process of justice, various law enforcement entities within the United States, the need for various court structures, and various penal systems. For criminal justice students and those interested in social sciences. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Intro to Criminal Justice — 3387
CRI 1510 – 3 credits
Brian E. Barone

An interdisciplinary survey of the American criminal justice system with specific topical emphasis on crime, law enforcement, courts, and corrections. Students must learn and discuss cogently the significance of legal and behavioral aspects of crime, the process of justice, various law enforcement entities within the United States, the need for various court structures, and various penal systems. For criminal justice students and those interested in social sciences. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 167
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Intro to Corrections — 3307
CRI 1520 – 3 credits
Joseph A. Gerace

Students will learn the philosophy, history, and development of the American correctional system. Students study contemporary penalties and the various successes and problems associated with those penalties, including prison life, prisoners' rights, community corrections, and the death penalty. For anyone interested in correctional careers. Prerequisite (or Corequisite): CRI 1510. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Intro to Corrections — 3384
CRI 1520 – 3 credits
Joseph A. Gerace

Students will learn the philosophy, history, and development of the American correctional system. Students study contemporary penalties and the various successes and problems associated with those penalties, including prison life, prisoners' rights, community corrections, and the death penalty. For anyone interested in correctional careers. Prerequisite (or Corequisite): CRI 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 163
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Intro to Corrections — 3414
CRI 1520 – 3 credits
Joseph A. Gerace

Students will learn the philosophy, history, and development of the American correctional system. Students study contemporary penalties and the various successes and problems associated with those penalties, including prison life, prisoners' rights, community corrections, and the death penalty. For anyone interested in correctional careers. Prerequisite (or Corequisite): CRI 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

College Center 227
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Homeland Security — 3322
CRI 1560 – 3 credits
Joseph A. Gerace

Students will examine the history of international and domestic terrorism and the fundamental concepts of Homeland Security both Pre and Post 9/11. Students will be provided with an overview of the structures and functions of the governmental agencies responsible for protecting the United States from terrorism. Students will review the process of planning and preparation for the potential response to future attacks in the United States. Corequisites: ENG 1510; CRI 1320 or CRI 1510; Reading score 80+. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 17 – May 17 Wed 6:30 pm – 9:15 pm
Homeland Security — 3377
CRI 1560 – 3 credits
Joseph A. Gerace

Students will examine the history of international and domestic terrorism and the fundamental concepts of Homeland Security both Pre and Post 9/11. Students will be provided with an overview of the structures and functions of the governmental agencies responsible for protecting the United States from terrorism. Students will review the process of planning and preparation for the potential response to future attacks in the United States. Corequisites: ENG 1510; CRI 1320 or CRI 1510; Reading score 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 163
Jan 17 – May 17 Wed 6:30 pm – 9:15 pm
Homeland Security — 3417
CRI 1560 – 3 credits
Joseph A. Gerace

Students will examine the history of international and domestic terrorism and the fundamental concepts of Homeland Security both Pre and Post 9/11. Students will be provided with an overview of the structures and functions of the governmental agencies responsible for protecting the United States from terrorism. Students will review the process of planning and preparation for the potential response to future attacks in the United States. Corequisites: ENG 1510; CRI 1320 or CRI 1510; Reading score 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

College Center 227
Jan 17 – May 17 Wed 6:30 pm – 9:15 pm
Search and Seizure — 3850
CRI 1610 – 1 credit
Marilyn C. Gerace

Students will study the laws and constitutional issues governing searches and seizures by law enforcement officers. Students will gain experience in the practical application in securing, executing, and court presentation of search warrants and evidence seized pursuant to a warrant. Prerequisite (or Corequisite): CRI 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 169
Mar 24 – Mar 25 Sat, Sun 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Hostile Situation Management — 3427
CRI 1650 – 1 credit
Jason R. Dry

Students will how to recognize and resolve hostile situations in law enforcement which includes domestic conflicts, hostage situations, and routine calls for service. Students will also learn how to apply successful coping strategies during stressful conflicts. Prerequisite (or Corequisite): CRI 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 209
Apr 14 – Apr 15 Sat, Sun 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Gangs and Criminal Justice — 3851
CRI 1730 – 1 credit
Randy S. Zimpfer

Students will learn the development and history of gangs in the United States which includes studying different criminal enterprises in which gangs are involved and solutions to the gang problems. Prerequisite (or Corequisite): CRI 1510. Campus & Term: J occasionally; O occasionally Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Apr 14 – Apr 15 Sat, Sun 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Criminal Procedural Law — 3332
CRI 2330 – 3 credits
Marilyn L. Fiore-Lehman

Studies the criminal law processes necessary for successful criminal investigation including physical and testimonial evidence gathering, arrest, and presentation of an accused to court for trial proceedings. Students are required to apply contemporary U.S. Supreme Court decisions relevant to such topics as arrest, search and seizure, and interrogation. Prerequisites: CRI 1510 and Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Criminal Procedural Law — 3390
CRI 2330 – 3 credits
Marilyn L. Fiore-Lehman

Studies the criminal law processes necessary for successful criminal investigation including physical and testimonial evidence gathering, arrest, and presentation of an accused to court for trial proceedings. Students are required to apply contemporary U.S. Supreme Court decisions relevant to such topics as arrest, search and seizure, and interrogation. Prerequisites: CRI 1510 and Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 163
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Criminal Procedural Law — 3419
CRI 2330 – 3 credits
Marilyn L. Fiore-Lehman

Studies the criminal law processes necessary for successful criminal investigation including physical and testimonial evidence gathering, arrest, and presentation of an accused to court for trial proceedings. Students are required to apply contemporary U.S. Supreme Court decisions relevant to such topics as arrest, search and seizure, and interrogation. Prerequisites: CRI 1510 and Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

College Center 227
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Criminal Investigation — 3339
CRI 2370 – 3 credits
Floyd S. Kent

Analyzes the basic procedures used in the investigation of a criminal matter. Students are required to demonstrate proper crime scene investigation techniques via photographing, sketching, and evidence collection for crimes against property and crimes against a person as well as study interview and interrogation techniques and courtroom demeanor and testimony. Prerequisites: CRI 1510; Prerequisite (or Corequisite): ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 107
Jan 18 – May 17 Thu 6:30 pm – 9:15 pm
Criminal Investigation — 3394
CRI 2370 – 3 credits
Timothy M. Jackson

Analyzes the basic procedures used in the investigation of a criminal matter. Students are required to demonstrate proper crime scene investigation techniques via photographing, sketching, and evidence collection for crimes against property and crimes against a person as well as study interview and interrogation techniques and courtroom demeanor and testimony. Prerequisites: CRI 1510; Prerequisite (or Corequisite): ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 168
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Criminal Investigation — 3420
CRI 2370 – 3 credits
Clark O. Parry

Analyzes the basic procedures used in the investigation of a criminal matter. Students are required to demonstrate proper crime scene investigation techniques via photographing, sketching, and evidence collection for crimes against property and crimes against a person as well as study interview and interrogation techniques and courtroom demeanor and testimony. Prerequisites: CRI 1510; Prerequisite (or Corequisite): ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 309
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 4:05 pm – 5:20 pm
Ethics in Criminal Justice — 3355
CRI 2550 – 3 credits
Katy-Jan Bobseine

Students will explore many of the ethical problems confronting legal system personnel, including police, lawyers, judges, and corrections personnel. Course materials will focus on ethical systems, the concepts of law and justice, and various real life ethical dilemmas. Prerequisite: CRI 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 123
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Ethics in Criminal Justice — 3397
CRI 2550 – 3 credits
Katy-Jan Bobseine

Students will explore many of the ethical problems confronting legal system personnel, including police, lawyers, judges, and corrections personnel. Course materials will focus on ethical systems, the concepts of law and justice, and various real life ethical dilemmas. Prerequisite: CRI 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Ethics in Criminal Justice — 3422
CRI 2550 – 3 credits
Katy-Jan Bobseine

Students will explore many of the ethical problems confronting legal system personnel, including police, lawyers, judges, and corrections personnel. Course materials will focus on ethical systems, the concepts of law and justice, and various real life ethical dilemmas. Prerequisite: CRI 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Organized Crime in the US — 3409
CRI 2570 – 3 credits
Brian E. Barone

Studies the evolution of organized crime in America from the 19th century to the present. Students will demonstrate knowledge of different types of organized crime, how they affect our economy, and will become familiar with the government's response to criminal organizations. Prerequisite: CRI 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Introduction to Terrorism — 3406
CRI 2580 – 3 credits
Katy-Jan Bobseine

Students will examine the complex and often misunderstood subject of terrorism. Students will learn to distinguish acts of terrorism from other types of violence, study the various objectives and ideologies of historical and contemporary terrorist groups, and learn about terrorist organizational and operational methods. Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 167
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Intro to Probation and Parole — 3425
CRI 2620 – 3 credits
Gerald Zimmerman

Students will explore the history, purposes, and development of probation and parole as correctional practices and will learn about the successes and problems, as well as the future, of these practices. Prerequisite: CRI 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 309
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm