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Legal and Protective Services

The Legal and Protective Services Program is a new and exciting program for students interested in law enforcement, criminal law and procedures, crime scene processing, disaster preparedness, ethics, private investigations, surveillance practices in the areas of legal and protective services. Through the Legal and Protective Services Program, students learn legal theory and its application in real world scenarios.

Students gain insight into the philosophies and disciplines of a variety of criminal justice and protective service areas working with law enforcement, fire departments, law firms, federal agencies, courthouses and correctional facilities.

Students have potential careers in: Law Enforcement, Homeland Security, Forensics, Crime Scene Analysis, DNA Analysis and Fingerprinting, Advanced Communication, Computer and Online Security, Basic First Responder, Fire and Rescue, and Physical Training/Defensive to name a few examples. Students who qualify can earn certifications in CPR, First Aid and 911 Dispatching.

  • Investigate simulated crime scenes, tag and process evidence, and use CSI forensic techniques
  • Observe and work alongside local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies
  • Identify and report relevant facts from simulated crime scenes and articulate the Constitutional rights involved in the scenario

Career Focus
Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certifications and further education

ENTRY LEVEL POSITIONS 

High School Diploma from Keefe Tech 

911 Dispatcher
Animal Cruelty Investigator
Corrections Officer
Juvenile Detention Officer
Military Personnel
Parking Enforcement
Police Aide
Private Investigator
Security Guard
Victim Services Advocate
Work Release Officer

TECHNICAL CAREERS

Associates  Degree (2-year), Certificate Program, Licensing or Adult Education 

Border Patrol Agent
Prison Warden
Paralegal
Forensic Science Technician
Police Officer
Court Reporter
K-9 Officer
Park Ranger
Parole Officer
Customs Agent
TSA Screener
Bailiff

PROFESSIONAL CAREERS

Bachelors Degree (4-year) and Graduates or Doctoral Degree for some

ATF Agent
Crime Scene Investigator
Criminologist
DEA Agent
Detective
Director of Security
FBI Agent
Homeland Security Officer
Judge, Lawyer
Attorney General
Appellate Judge
Chief Legal Officer
Chief of Police
General Counsel

Legal and Protective Services Department Resources

Legal and Protective Services Department Contact Information

Todd Frampton

Lead Teacher
Legal/Protective Services

Donald Broughton

Teacher
Legal/Protective Services

Certifications

  • OSHA

  • CPR

  • First Aid

Articulation Agreements and College Credit

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Legal and Protective Services Frameworks