skip navigation

PUBLICATIONS

Register for Latest Research

Stay Informed
Register with NCJRS to receive NCJRS's biweekly e-newsletter JUSTINFO and additional periodic emails from NCJRS and the NCJRS federal sponsors that highlight the latest research published or sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs.

NCJRS Abstract

The document referenced below is part of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection. To conduct further searches of the collection, visit the Virtual Library. See the Obtain Documents page for direction on how to access resources online, via mail, through interlibrary loans, or in a local library.

 

NCJ Number: 63181 Find in a Library
Title: CONSTITUTIONAL LAW FOR POLICE, 3RD ED - INSTRUCTOR'S GUIDE
Author(s): J C KLOTTER; J R KANOVITZ
Corporate Author: Anderson Publishing Co
Publicity Director
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 157
Sponsoring Agency: Anderson Publishing Co
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Type: Instructional Material
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS GUIDE FOR INSTRUCTORS USING 'CONSTITUTIONAL LAW FOR POLICE' AS A TEXT IN A CONSTITUTIONAL LAW COURSE FOCUSES ON COURT DECISIONS RELATING TO POLICE POLICY AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROCESS.
Abstract: FOLLOWING A DESCRIPTION OF 16 COURSE OBJECTIVES, THE METHOD OF COURSE ORGANIZATION, AND EXAMINATION PROCEDURES, INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS TO BE USED WITH EACH CHAPTER OF THE TEXT ARE PROVIDED. THE MATERIAL INCLUDES A BRIEF STATEMENT INDICATING THE SCOPE OF THE CHAPTER'S SUBJECT MATTER; A DISCUSSION OUTLINE WHICH MAY EITHER BE COPIED AND GIVEN DIRECTLY TO EACH STUDENT OR USED AS THE BASIS FOR THE INSTRUCTOR'S OWN OUTLINE, GENERAL AND SPECIFIC REVIEW QUESTIONS DESIGNED TO STIMULATE DISCUSSION AND THINKING, AND EXAMINATION QUESTIONS. THE TEXT'S 11 CHAPTERS COVER (1) HISTORY AND GENERAL APPLICATION OF CONSTITUTIONAL PROVISIONS; (2) SPEECH, PRESS, AND ASSEMBLY; (3) AUTHORITY TO DETAIN AND ARREST; (4) SEARCH AND SEIZURE; (5) WIRETAPPING AND EAVESDROPPING; (6) INTERROGATION AND CONFESSIONS; (7) SELF-INCRIMINATION AND RELATED ISSUES; (8) ASSISTANCE OF COUNSEL; (9) DOUBLE JEOPARDY; (10) FAIR AND JUST TRIAL AND HUMANE PUNISHMENT; AND (11) CIVIL RIGHTS AND CIVIL RIGHTS LEGISLATION. FOR THE THIRD EDITION OF THE TEXT, SEE NCJ-42956; FOR THE SUPPLEMENT TO THE THIRD EDITION, NCJ-63182. (CFW)
Index Term(s): Course materials; Instructional aids; Judicial decisions; Jurisprudence; Police legal limitations; Police responsibilities
To cite this abstract, use the following link:
http://www.ncjrs.gov/App/publications/abstract.aspx?ID=63181

*A link to the full-text document is provided whenever possible. For documents not available online, a link to the publisher's website is provided. Tell us how you use the NCJRS Library and Abstracts Database - send us your feedback.