ADMJ 88 Law Enforcement and the Media (0.5)
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ.: Law Enforcement Officer
This course is designed to help police personnel understand the role of the Public Affairs/Public Information Office, the policies regarding news media contacts, and the interface between community policing and the media.
Offered on occasion
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Analyze why effective communications are vital in promoting positive images for law enforcement.
- Outcome 2: Evaluate the importance of positive media relationships.
- Outcome 3: Construct a media plan for a breaking critical incident.
- Outcome 4: Compare and contrast the laws regarding media rights.