Academic Programs
Administration of Justice
Female Police Officer

Overview

This program is for select adult students seeking careers in the demanding and exciting fields of law enforcement or corrections.   Classes are taught by veteran law enforcement and correctional professionals who deliver experience-based contemporary instruction. 

Degrees Offered:  Law Enforcement; Corrections;  AT-Law Enforcement

Certificates Offered:  P.C. 832 Arrest Control; P.C. 832 Firearms—Handgun, Certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training

 

Careers

Positions at the local, state, or federal level in:

  • Law Enforcement (Sworn or non-sworn)
  • Corrections
  • Probation
  • Parole
  • Victimology
  • Private Security 
  • Asset Protection
  • Crime Scene Investigation 
  • Criminology
  • Forensics

Website Resources

www.dhs.gov Department of Homeland Security
Information on jobs, federal organizations, training opportunities
www.post.ca.gov  California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training
Information on jobs, police training opportunities
www.cpoa.org California Peace Officers Association
Information on jobs, police training, periodicals
www.fletc.gov Federal Law Enforcement Training Center
Information on federal jobs, training, periodicals
www.cdcr.ca.gov  California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Information on jobs, training opportunities
www.tacticaldebriefs.com Tactical Debriefs Newsletter
Covers officer-involved shootings
www.patc.com Public Agency Training Council  
Information training courses
POV@acgov.org Alameda County District Attorney’s Office
Periodical “Point of View” (subscription fee required)  Updates on changes in the law due to recent court decisions.
www.policeone.com Police One
Information on police training, periodicals

 

Free Subscriptions

Thecrimereport.org@mail35 The Crime Report
   news, events related to law enforcement and corrections
todaystip@lexipol.com/training Short video training presentations on a variety of law enforcement and corrections topics
   


Contact US

Stuart Van HornTERRY L. DAVIS, M.Ed
Faculty
TerryDavis@whccd.edu
(559) 925-3658

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