Oct 19, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

CRJ 370 Crime Mapping

3.0 Credit(s)
This course will involve the exploration and analysis of spatial and temporal patterns of crime, the use of technologies to analyze patterns of crime and the development of crime prevention strategies Theories of crime including those from Geography and Ecologv of Crime, will be applied to the analysis of patterns of crime Students will acquire practical skills of crime analysis through the use of modern geographic information systems and statistical crime tracking software.Students will learn about how these skills are directly relevant to, and currently used by policing and corrections. Three lecture hours per week.
Prerequisites: CRJ101 and CRJ362