PSS 310 - Organized and White Collar Crime

3 credits (PREREQUISITES: COMPLETION OF CJS or HSM TRACK or Departmental PERMISSION)

Students will examine the history and development of organized crime. The course will examine the structure and organization of traditional organized crime entities and street gangs within a national and global perspective. The theories and development of white collar crime will be evaluated. Students will examine the development of white collar crime and describe its relationship to corporate crime, state crime and political corruption. (F)