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2021-2022 Catalog
CCJ 5079: Crime Mapping

Course Description for Crime Mapping

CCJ5079: Crime Mapping

Description: This course introduces students to the use of Geographic Information Systems in the criminal justice system. Specifically, students will examine how theory and technology can be applied to analyze crime patterns, guide the deployment of police officers, and inform offender reentry efforts. The class will teach students to assess and/or conduct research using the appropriate qualitative and quantitative research designs on researchable topics.