Crime Mapping

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: 44.397; Last Offered: Spring 2013;

Course Description

This course examines the use of new technologies to analyze crime patterns and develop crime prevention strategies. Students study theories that explain the geographic distribution of crime and learn how to use Geographic Information Systems to study crime in ways that draw upon theory as well as how to apply GIS techniques in the law enforcement and corrections fields.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: 44.390
  • Special Notes: For permission numbers and questions regarding the Undergraduate Criminal Justice Program, please email
  • Credits: 3;

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