Criminal Justice is exciting and fast paced year-long course, providing students a host of hands on and class-room experiences. The goal is to give the student a good foundation to begin a career in Law Enforcement. Students will study; The American Justice System, Forensics, Interview and Interrogation, Traffic Stops, Officer Safety, Methods of Restraint and Control and Tactics. The year culminates with a familiarization of police tools and equipment, which includes firearms. Students will have the opportunity to become familiar with and fire police weaponry by spending a day at the end of school on a Police Pistol range. One to one instruction is given by State certified Police instructors.
Criminal Justice is offered Monday through Friday during Tech 2 (10:45 to 12:57).
This course is held at Westbrook Regional Vocational Center .