PSM 430 Legal Issues in Public Safety Management

Started on January 1, 1970

3 hours
The course addresses the role of Constitutional law in Public Safety. Some topics include police use of force, executive branch authority, legislative authority and judicial review. In addition, the course will provide an overview of civil laws related to crime, misconduct, and terrorism. This entails tort laws, sexual harassment, workplace violence, terrorism cases and statutes along with related indicators and best practice methods to reduce the incidence and liability exposures related to such.
Prerequisites: PSM 323, PSM 333, PSM 425, PSM 353, PSM 407, PSM 420