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1 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 1 st /Marking Period Course Introduction/ Introduction to New Horizons Handout & Lecture Safety and Safe Practices TDI ; TDI ; TDI Demonstration Introducing the Criminal Justice System Introducing the Criminal Justice System TDI TDI Describe the elements of the criminal justice system Place the criminal justice system within the structure of the federal, state, and local governments Textbook, chapter 1 & Student project Demonstration Textbook, chapter 1; Demonstration Introducing the Criminal Justice System TDI Describe the historical bases of the American criminal justice system Textbook, chapter 5 TDI Describe occupations related to criminal justice Textbook, chapter 1 TDI Identify employment requirements for various occupations in the criminal justice field Textbook, chapter 1;

2 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 1 st Marking Period TDI Identify both the personal and professional ethics associated with criminal justice professions ; film Cop Gone Bad TDI Explain constitutional limits and guarantees upon the performance of duties by criminal justice personnel Textbook, chapter 4; TDI TDI TDI TDI Explain how criminal justice/corrections personnel can protect themselves from civil liability Participate in course activities sponsored by the student organization (e.g., meetings, programs, and other projects) Map certification and educational opportunities Research and read criminal justice trade literature Lecture Skills USA Computer lab 2

3 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 1 st Marking Period TDI Differentiate among criminal, civil, and case law Textbook, chapter 4 TDI Define "crime Textbook, chapter 2 TDI Identify felonies and misdemeanors, including traffic violations Textbook, chapter 2 TDI Identify crimes associated with narcotics and controlled substances Textbook, chapter 4 TDI TDI Identify crimes against children as defined by Virginia law, including child pornography Identify traffic codes and criminal violations, using the Code of Virginia Code of Virginia, Code of Virginia, 18.2 TDI Identify crimes against persons and crimes against property Textbook, Chapter 2 TDI TDI TDI Define "probable cause," and explain how it might be established Demonstrate procedures for obtaining and executing a search warrant Explain conditions under which searches and seizures may be conducted, 3

4 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 1 st /2 nd Marking Period TDI Define "rules of evidence," and explain their importance TDI TDI Define "probable cause to arrest Describe the conditions that distinguish arrest from other policecitizen encounters TDI Identify the constitutional rights of persons placed under arrest TDI TDI TDI TDI TDI TDI TDI TDI Explain the proper procedure for searches during the course of an arrest Define the elements of force continuum Describe factors an officer must consider when faced with the use of deadly force Describe standards required for the handling and use of deadly weapons Identify the basic principles of unarmed confrontation, including handcuffing, defenses against physical attack, and verbal defenses. Identify the initial responsibilities of officers responding to emergencies Perform basic first aid Demonstrate CPR techniques Handout Handout Handout Handout Booklet, videotape Booklet, videotape 4

5 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 2 nd Marking Period TDI Describe procedures for operating an emergency vehicle Guest lecturer TDI TDI TDI Describe the purposes and objectives of traffic regulations Describe the officer's roles in the enforcement of traffic laws and the investigation of traffic violations Explain procedures for DUI/DUID investigation and arrest Code of Virginia, guest lecturer Guest lecturer Code of Virginia TDI TDI Demonstrate standard techniques for traffic direction Demonstrate procedures for investigating a traffic accident Guest lecturer Guest lecturer TDI TDI TDI Identify patrol methods Describe techniques for vehicle stops Discuss effective handling of domestic disputes Textbook, Chapter 6 Videotape/domestic violence Videotape/domestic violence TDI Identify high-risk situations an officer may face Videotape/In the Line of Duty 5

6 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 2 nd /3 rd Marking Period TDI Identify the investigating officer's tasks when working on criminal cases Textbook, Chapter 5 TDI Define "crime prevention Textbook, chapter 6 TDI Discuss methods for protecting persons Textbook, chapter 6 TDI Discuss methods for protecting assets Textbook, chapter 6 Exploring the Courts Exploring the Courts Exploring the Courts TDI TDI TDI TDI TDI TDI Identify local programs aimed at reducing crime in the streets, in schools, or in neighborhoods Explore the responsibility of the student when hearing of potential danger and/or threats to other students or the school Discuss community policing Identify organizational structure and responsibilities of federal, state, and local courts Identify bail, arraignment, preliminary hearing, indictment, and trial in a criminal case Describe the roles of the judge, bailiff, prosecuting attorney, defense attorney, and jury Community Guest speaker Scenario/Demonstration Textbook, chapter 6 Textbook, chapter 7 Textbook, chapter 7 Textbook, chapter 7 6

7 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 2 nd /3 rd Marking Period Exploring the Courts TDI Discuss professional demeanor in court Textbook, chapter 8 Exploring the Courts TDI Describe the sentencing process Textbook, chapter 8 Exploring Corrections TDI Describe procedures for safe transport of prisoners Video and Work Sheet handout Exploring Corrections Exploring Corrections Exploring Corrections Exploring Corrections TDI TDI TDI TDI Demonstrate the use of temporary restraints Review procedures for booking a prisoner into the jail or lockup Explain the concept of prisoner rights and their effect on the treatment of inmates Identify minimum standards for local jails and lockups Hand outs Textbook, chapter 7 Textbook, chapter 7 Video relating male and female inmates TDI Describe the importance of good communication skills to the success of a criminal justice officer The Day Everything Went Wrong/Video TDI Identify observation and surveillance techniques Class domination via student presentations 7

8 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 2 nd /3 rd Marking Period TDI Give clear and concise descriptions of persons, places, and incidents Demonstrated in report writing TDI Respond to oral and written requests Varies scenarios TDI Write a report based on notes Through varies scenarios TDI Demonstrate effective telephone and radio techniques Lecture report writing demonstrations TDI Explain the vital role of computers in the officer's job Handouts TDI Identify types of information available through state and national crime information/communication systems Handout/powerpoint TDI Identify community resources/agencies to which citizens can be referred Handouts & guest speaker 8

9 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 4 th Marking Period Understanding Juvenile Justice TDI Describe the scope of authority of the Juvenile Court of Virginia Codes of Virginia Newport News Juvenile Court guest speaker Understanding Juvenile Justice TDI Identify constitutional guarantees affecting juveniles taken into custody Textbook, Chapter 12 Understanding Juvenile Justice TDI Outline the stages of a typical juvenile case from arrest through adjudication Textbook, chapter 12 Understanding Juvenile Justice TDI Describe dispositions available through Juvenile Court Textbook, chapter 12 Understanding Juvenile Justice TDI Explain procedures for handling juveniles' records Textbook, chapter 12 Code of Virginia Planning Career fair day Management Finance FBI Academy field trip FBI Academy field trip 9

10 New Horizons Regional Education Centers (C&T) 4 th Marking Period Technical and Production Skills Hampton Police Guest speaker Underlying Principles of Technology Hampton Police K-9 Guest speaker Labor Issues Community Issues Newport New Police Gang Unit Guest Speaker Health, Safety, and Environmental Issues Power-point/Worksheet 10

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