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Criminal Code & Police Powers

Course Code PFPR-132
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: This course will allow students to understand and apply police responsibilities legislated on both Federal and Provincial levels of government. In addition, students will become familiar with powers in relation to the arrest and release of offenders and conducting search and seizure with or without warrant. Students will interpret elements of offences related to weapons and the Firearms, controlled drugs and substances and the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. Provisions of other Federal Statutes and their relationship with the Criminal Code will also be examined.