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Course Name Policing and the Charter
Course Code LLEP 6204
Course Credits 6.0
Pre/Anti-requisites This course is only open to students in the Graduate Diploma in Law for Law Enforcement Professionals
Course Description

This course examines how the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms influences and limits police powers. It involves an examination of the major decisions of the courts and their legal repercussions in areas especially relevant to law enforcement professionals, including detention and arrest, search and seizure, the exclusionary rule, the presumption of innocence and the right to counsel.

Specialization Graduate Diploma in Law for Law Enforcement Professionals
Status Required
Elective for
CPD Hours
NCA Status N/A
Instructors Benjamin Berger & Kerry Watkins & Kevin Cyr
Term Winter 2020
Start date 2020-01-31
End date 2020-06-22

Friday January 31 + Saturday February 1 (9AM-5PM) [In-Person Attendance Required]
Mondays (7PM-10PM) [Video Conference Available]:
February 24; March 9, 23; April 6, 27; May 11, 25; June 8, 22

Location OsgoodePD - 1 Dundas West
Presentation Format Other
Method of Evaluation TBA
Program Format Other
Available for SCE No

All courses and schedules are subject to change.