CIA520 - Private Sector Analysis and Public Safety

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Subject Title
Private Sector Analysis and Public Safety

Subject Description
This course examines private sector investigative skill techniques as well as the distinctive challenges of discrimination that concern investigations. Students explore the responsibilities of private sector investigative professionals in the investigative process, from selection of the investigative strategies and techniques, to creating reports for corporate, legal, and prosecutorial purposes. Students also analyze the investigative process to determine the strategies that are used in particular cases.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

  1. Assess a crime event to determine the investigative approach.
  2. Identify security investigation methods to support classifying/categorizing evidence and discovering covert crime.
  3. Analyze how discrimination impacts the interview and interrogation process
  4. Examine technological investigative approaches for surveillance.
  5. Defend the role of the private sector investigative professional in security investigations.

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