Jun 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

CRJU 315 - Victim and Crim Justice

3 Credits

(Fall, Spring)
Prerequisite(s): CRJU 201. This course examines the impact of crime upon a variety of victims, e.g., victims of rape, drunk driving, robbery, and child and spouse abuse. It considers such topics as victim compensation, victim-offender relationship, as well as victimless crimes. This course covers techniques and laws used in dealing with detection, suppression, apprehension, and prosecution of violators. Implications for the individual and society concerning the control of such behaviors are reviewed and evaluated, as well as alternative social policies.