Credit Course Schedules

Criminal Justice - Fall 2022

In Person
Classes meet in person on campus; specific days/times/location
Online - Asynchronous
Classes meet fully online; no specific days/times/locations
Online - Synchronous (Zoom)
Classes meet via Zoom or other resource; specific days/times
Hybrid - Online Asynchronous & Online Synchronous (Zoom)
A portion of the classes meet synchronous via Zoom or other resource and a portion is asynchronous online; there will be some specific days/times
Hybrid - Online & In-person
A portion of the classes meet in person on campus and a portion is asynchronous or synchronous online; there will be some specific days/times/locations
Hybrid - Online Asynchronous & In Person
Classes meet in both asynchronous online and in-person modes; specific meeting times and locations for in-person portions of classes are listed with each course
Hybrid - Online Synchronous (Zoom) & In Person
Classes meet in both synchronous online (Zoom) and in-person modes; specific meeting times and locations are listed with each course
Physical Fitness for CJ — 3545
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
PHED 203
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Intro Law Enforcement — 3546
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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 163
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Intro Law Enforcement — 3547
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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
College Center 227
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Intro Law Enforcement — 3548
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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center
North County Training Center 116
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Intro Law Enforcement — 3560
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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 168
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Report Writing in CJ — 3563
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. Prerequisite: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 168
Aug 25 – Dec 16 Thu 6:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Intro to Criminal Justice — 3564
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 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports.J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 167
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 9:30 am – 10:45 am
Intro to Criminal Justice — 3565
CRI 1510 – 3 credits
Max M. Graham

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 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports.J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 253
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Intro to Criminal Justice — 3566
CRI 1510 – 3 credits
Max M. Graham

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 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports.J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center
North County Campus Center 110
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Intro to Criminal Justice — 3567
CRI 1510 – 3 credits
Max M. Graham

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 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports.J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
Technology Center 204
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Intro to Corrections — 3568
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/Corequisite: CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 163
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am – 9:20 am
Intro to Corrections — 3569
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/Corequisite: CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
College Center 227
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am – 9:20 am
Intro to Corrections — 3570
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/Corequisite: CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center
North County Training Center 116
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am – 9:20 am
Serial Killers — 3589
CRI 1670 – 1 credit
Frank J. Corapi

This course focuses on the etiology and typologies of the phenomenon of a serial killer, what makes a serial killer, and what impact a serial killer has on society. A cross-section of serial killers is explored, identifying what is believed to have caused these individuals to kill. Eligibility: ENG 1510 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 211
Sep 27 – Nov 1 Tue, Thu 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Interview and Interrogation — 3721
CRI 1690 – 1 credit
Matthew J. Bentley

Students will learn current interview and interrogation techniques that can be applied in various accusatory and non-accusatory settings. Proper application of these techniques in accordance with the 5th Amendment (right against self-incrimination) as it applies to suspects and arrested persons and the 6th Amendment (right to counsel) is emphasized. Prerequisite/Corequisite: CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 168
Oct 1 – Oct 2 Sat, Sun 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Criminal Procedural Law — 3575
CRI 2330 – 3 credits
John C. Zuroski

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 253
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Criminal Procedural Law — 3578
CRI 2330 – 3 credits
John C. Zuroski

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
Technology Center 204
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon, Wed 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Criminal Investigation — 3580
CRI 2370 – 3 credits
Vincent J. Gerace

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 167
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Ethics in Criminal Justice — 3581
CRI 2550 – 3 credits
Marilyn C. Gerace

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: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 167
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon 5:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Ethics in Criminal Justice — 3582
CRI 2550 – 3 credits
Marilyn C. Gerace

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: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 22 – Dec 16 Mon 5:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Organized Crime in the US — 3590
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: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Aug 22 – Dec 16 TBD
Introduction to Terrorism — 3583
CRI 2580 – 3 credits
Aubrey N. Russell

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. Prerequisite: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J occasionally, C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 253
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
Introduction to Terrorism — 3584
CRI 2580 – 3 credits
Aubrey N. Russell

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. Prerequisite: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J occasionally, C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
Technology Center 204
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
Introduction to Terrorism — 3585
CRI 2580 – 3 credits
Aubrey N. Russell

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. Prerequisite: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J occasionally, C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center
North County Campus Center 110
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
The Constitution & Homeland Se — 3586
CRI 2680 – 3 credits
Marilyn L. Fiore-Lehman

Students will develop a solid understanding of how the United States Constitution and its ongoing interpretation has shaped the homeland security landscape. Students will apply ethical theories and knowledge of the Constitution to analyze significant national security problems and their changing nature in the 21st century, discussing relevant court vases as appropriate. Students will study the role of intelligence professionals and federal, state, and local law enforcement authorities in upholding constitutional law while preventing and disrupting terrorism. Prerequisite: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J fall; C spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 163
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 8:00 am – 9:15 am
The Constitution & Homeland Se — 3587
CRI 2680 – 3 credits
Marilyn L. Fiore-Lehman

Students will develop a solid understanding of how the United States Constitution and its ongoing interpretation has shaped the homeland security landscape. Students will apply ethical theories and knowledge of the Constitution to analyze significant national security problems and their changing nature in the 21st century, discussing relevant court vases as appropriate. Students will study the role of intelligence professionals and federal, state, and local law enforcement authorities in upholding constitutional law while preventing and disrupting terrorism. Prerequisite: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J fall; C spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
College Center 227
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 8:00 am – 9:15 am
The Constitution & Homeland Se — 3588
CRI 2680 – 3 credits
Marilyn L. Fiore-Lehman

Students will develop a solid understanding of how the United States Constitution and its ongoing interpretation has shaped the homeland security landscape. Students will apply ethical theories and knowledge of the Constitution to analyze significant national security problems and their changing nature in the 21st century, discussing relevant court vases as appropriate. Students will study the role of intelligence professionals and federal, state, and local law enforcement authorities in upholding constitutional law while preventing and disrupting terrorism. Prerequisite: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J fall; C spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center
North County Training Center 116
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue, Thu 8:00 am – 9:15 am
Terrorism & Politics - Film — 3769
CRI 8507 – 3 credits
Aubrey N. Russell

Students will examine the definition and interpretation of what terrorism means in the modern world through the lens of film. In this course students understand the difficulty developing a universal definition of terrorism, as well as how film offers a means to discuss difficult political, ethical, and moral issues surrounding terrorism. Prerequisite or corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 207
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue 6:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Terrorism & Politics - Film — 3770
CRI 8507 – 3 credits
Aubrey N. Russell

Students will examine the definition and interpretation of what terrorism means in the modern world through the lens of film. In this course students understand the difficulty developing a universal definition of terrorism, as well as how film offers a means to discuss difficult political, ethical, and moral issues surrounding terrorism. Prerequisite or corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 23 – Dec 16 Tue 6:00 pm – 8:45 pm