Criminal Justice

Quick look
Target Student: Grades 11 & 12
Course Length: 2 years
Credits: Up to 4 per year in CTE
or a combination of CTE and
integrated academic credit for
career & financial management,
English, participation in
government and science

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Criminal Justice
Teachers at The Charles H. Bohlen Jr. Technical Center:

Patty Cohen
Jeff Scofield


Teacher at the Howard G. Sackett Technical Center:
Don Neddo

Criminal Justice  (Bohlen & Sackett Career & Tech Centers)

Careers in the criminal justice field are both rewarding and demanding. BOCES’ Criminal Justice program allows you to explore your options in this field in rigorous hands-on and classroom-based learning activities. The two-year program features use of some of the most current technology found in the profession, including crime-scene investigation and suspect identification tools and firearms simulation equipment. You’ll also work side-by-side in internships with criminal justice professionals in the local community. Ready for the challenge?

Sample units of study
  • Criminal/procedural law and criminology
  • Police professionalism
  • Emergency care
  • Human relations
  • Vehicle and traffic law
  • Criminal investigations
  • Firearm familiarization
  • Patrol procedures
  • Advanced security procedures

Career opportunities

  • Police officer
  • Military police
  • Human services
  • Retail security
  • U.S. Customs
  • State Park Police
  • Industrial security
  • Paralegal
  • Probation/parole

 College partners

  • Bryant & Stratton
  • Herkimer County Community College
  • Jefferson County Community College
  • Mohawk Valley Community College
  • SUNY Canton
Criminal Justice


Last Modified on December 23, 2016