Jun 16, 2019  
2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CJS 11400 Juvenile Justice

(3 cr.) Lecture-Lab: 3-0
Offered: F,W
The history and evolving philosophies of juvenile justice will be introduced along with an overview of the juvenile justice system.  Influencing factors such as family, social media, economic status, education, abuse, neglect and gang affiliation will be discussed. Emphasis will be placed on the role of law enforcement and the challenges and issues related to juvenile law enforcement.