Criminal Law and Procedure is a survey course covering the elements of many typical offenses in California and in other states. Some of these offenses include drug offenses, robbery, rape (and other sex offenses), burglary, murder, arson, and driving under the influence. You will be introduced to concepts in criminal law that will be illustrated with examples from actual cases. In addition, criminal procedure will be covered including: the prohibition against unreasonable searches; interrogation and confession; the right to counsel and confront witnesses; and the right to be free from cruel and unusual punishment.
Other Credits: UCSD Extension certifies this course is approved for 20 hours of MCLE credit.
Note: Hybrid Note: 5 sessions online.
Course Number: LAW-40049
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Paralegal Studies (ABA Approved)