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Spring 2010 Course Catalog 
Spring 2010 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSCJ 110 - Police Arrest Techniques

2 credits

This course is centered on the mechanics of arrest; prisoner search, building search; transportation of prisoners; description and practice in the fundamental use of the police baton, methods of disarming, and protection against persons armed with deadly or dangerous weapons; demonstration and drill in a limited number of holds; “come-alongs,” handcuffing, and restraint of prisoners and the mentally ill will be provided. Sessions also include physical agility exercises designed to improve strength and endurance.Offered at the Police Academy and limited to sworn, full-time Police and Correctional Officers.Class Hours: 2Prerequisite: Instructor’s permission.Offered fall and spring semesters.