Week 1: Multicultural Communities: Challenges for Law Enforcement
Week 2: Multicultural Communities: Challenges for Law Enforcement
View the movie "Crash". It is not available through the library as a streaming video, but can be checked out of the library as a DVD (Location: DVD-300).
Over a thirty-six hour period in Los Angeles, a handful of disparate people's lives intertwine as they deal with the tense race relations that belie life in the city.
Week 5: Lecture 3: Parts 1 & 2: Multicultural Representation: Recruitment, Retention, Promotion
This is from the John Jay Library. Access, using JJ login.. Article by Todak, Natalie ; Huff, Jessica ; James, Lois; Police Practice and Research, 03 September 2018, Vol.19(5), pp.490-504
Jordan, William T ; Fridell, Lorie ; Faggiani, Donald ; Kubu, Bruce. Journal of Criminal Justice, 2009, Vol.37(4), pp.333-341. "Using a national survey of law enforcement agencies, this study (1) measured agencies' ability to fill sworn positions, (2) identified the strategies used to attract and hire females and minorities, (3) measured agencies' success in filling sworn positions with females and minorities, and (4) measured through negative binomial regression the impact of agency strategies and agency/jurisdiction characteristics on levels of female and minority applications and hires.
Week 6: Cross Cultural Communication for Law Enforcement
Lecture 4, Part 1: Cross Cultural Communication for Law Enforcement
Retrieved from Police Chief Magazine, 2021.
Lecture 4, Part 2: Cross Cultural Communication for Law Enforcement
Weeks 7, 8, 9: Review for Midterm, Midterm Exam and Spring Break
Week 11: Lecture 6, Parts 1 & 2: Multicultural Law Enforcement and Terrorism, Homeland Security
Week 12: Lecture 7, Parts 1 & 2: Hate/Bias Crimes: Victims, Laws, Investigations
Week 13: Lecture 8: Parts 1 & 2: Racial Profiling
*Library licensed resource. "This research reveals a general set of processes where events create intergroup conflict, foreground stereotypes, and trigger discriminatory responses."
Open access resource. "The purposes of this paper are to discuss the history of racial profiling; analyze the courts' positions on the topic; define racial profiling; review related literature on the theme; analyze Nebraska's law enforcement data between 2002 and 2007; draw appropriate conclusion and in the end make policy recommendations.
Week 14: Lecture 9: Community Policing