Police Powers

Course Code: PFP 207

Academic Year: 2020-2021

This course will examine pertinent sections of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and their impact on Canadian criminal procedures. Citizen and police arrest and release authorities; police powers of search and seizure, with and without a warrant; and police discretion and its implications will be discussed. This course will enable students to become familiar with police terminology and apply the procedures required to affect arrest and release.