Police Officer for a local, state or federal agency who is responsible for the safety of the community; investigates crimes and provides related services.
Probation/Parole Officer, who manages caseloads of offenders; assures that requirements of probation are followed; and helps clients make the transition back to society.
Corrections Officer, who works in secure correctional facilities; performs custodial services; acts as a residential unit manager; and assists prisoners in their transition back to society.
Loss Control Officer, who provides many of the same services as a police officer only in the private sector; maintains perimeter security in industrial settings; manages loss control programs; and performs private investigative work.
Courses taken at Henry Ford Community College
CRJ 131 Introduction to Law Enforcement & Criminal Justice
CRJ 132 Police Administration Staff & Line Operations
CRJ 136 Corrections I—Introduction to Corrections
PSY 131 Introductory Psychology
SPC 131 Fundamentals of Speaking or SPC 145 Interpersonal Communication