Law Enforcement

What will you be able to do?

  • Describe the Illinois criminal justice system
  • Explain the law enforcement code of ethics and chain of command
  • Explain constitutional and criminal law, laws of arrest, rules of evidence, and search and seizure
  • Demonstrate patrol procedures
  • Demonstrate arrest techniques and defense tactics
  • Investigate traffic accidents
  • Conduct criminal investigations
  • Demonstrate proficiency in first responder techniques
  • Discuss trial and testifying procedures
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the corrections systems and its operations
  • Demonstrate effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrate effective police report writing skills

Available Certifications

  • WorkForce Ready Law Enforcement

Employers

  • State Police Department
  • Federal Agencies
  • U.S. Military Services
  • Private Security Agencies
  • Retail and Hospital Security
  • Correctional Agencies

Employment Opportunities

  • Military Police Officer
  • Private InvestigatorState Police Officer
  • Dispatcher
  • Insurance Fraud Investigator
  • Corrections Officer
  • Executive Security/Body Guard
  • Security Guard/Officer
  • Local, Municipal, & County Police Officer
  • Federal Officer

Hands-On Curriculum