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Criminal Justice

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

Program of Studies

 
The Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security career cluster prepares students for careers in planning, managing, and providing legal, public safety, protective services, foreign services, and homeland security, including professional and technical support services.
 
Students learn and practice skills that prepare them for post-secondary education and training opportunities, including apprenticeships, two-year degree programs, four-year degree programs, and graduate level college programs.
 
After obtaining a satisfactory performance level in the core competencies, the student may obtain work experience in the field during and/or after high school. Upon successful completion of the program, the student may receive dual/articulated credit through a college/university if an agreement is available.
 

Pathway Descriptions

 

 

Law Enforcement Services
The Law Enforcement Services program will prepare students for post-secondary education and careers in law enforcement, corrections, security, and support services. Students will gain skills and understanding in criminal investigation, public relations, witness interviewing, evidence collection and management, crime prevention, weapon and equipment operation and maintenance, report preparation, communicating with the public, and other routine law enforcement responsibilities.
Instruction will emphasize physicaland mental preparation.
 
Law Enforcement Services prepares individucals to perform the duties of police and public security officers, including patrol and investigative acativities, traffic control, crowd control and public relations, witness interviewing, evidence collection and management, basic crime prevention methods, weaponand equipment operationa nd maintenance, report preparation, communicating with the public, and other routine law enforcement responsibilities.
 
 
Corrections
This program prepares students to studey the theories and principles of correctional science and to function as professional corrections officers and other workers in public and/or private incarceration facilities.
 

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Magoffin County Career & Technical Center
318 Hornet Drive
Sayersville, Ky 41465
Phone:(606) 349-5188  Fax:606-349-5148