Criminal Justice


Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

Johnnie Lemons Instructor:
Commander Johnnie Lemons

Criminal Justice Overview

Students Learn:

  • Search and Seizure Procedures Unarmed Self-Defense
  • Weapon Nomenclature
  • Legal Responsibilities
  • Safety and Security Procedures
  • Homeland Security Procedures
  • Crime Scene Procedures

Equipment for Learning:

  • Personal Computer
  • Communicating Equipment
  • Crime Scene Processing Equipment
  • Criminal Justice Computer Programs and Applications
  • Uniforms and Safety Equipment
  • Handcuffs

Career Options – some require additional training

Bailiff, border patrol agent, bounty hunter, corrections officer, crime scene investigator, criminal profiler, criminologist, customs agent, federal special agent, game warden, highway patrol trooper, law enforcement officer, military police, parole officer, police detective, private investigator, probation officer, security officer, sociologist, substance abuse counselor, transportation security administration officer, attorney (defense/prosecutor), court reporter, judge and paralegal.

Certification: Private Security Certification from the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy (OPOTA)

College Credit Available

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