I: Municipal Law Enforcement A: Police Dept Law enforcement within the city or town limits

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Unit 4 Goal 6.07 To compare responsibilities, jurisdictions and methods of law enforcement agencies. I: Municipal Law Enforcement A: Police Dept Law enforcement within the city or town limits Arrests law breakers Provide security for public events and places. II: County Law Enforcement - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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<p>Goal 6.07 To compare responsibilities, jurisdictions and methods of law enforcement agencies.</p> <p>How many felonies were committed in Charlotte last year?How many felonies were committed in North Carolina last year?How many felonies were committed in the United States last year.Think about itCity38,022State358,890US10,219,059</p> <p>And the answers are&gt;&gt;&gt;Unit 4Goal 6.07 To compare responsibilities, jurisdictions and methods of law enforcement agencies.I: Municipal Law EnforcementA: Police DeptLaw enforcement within the city or town limitsArrests law breakersProvide security for public events and places</p> <p>II: County Law EnforcementA: SheriffElected in NC1 Sheriff in each county;100 totalEach sheriff department hires deputies to:Enforce laws in unincorporated areas of the county (outside city limits.Arrest lawbreakersCarry out county court decisions; delivers summons, and subpoenas Oversees county animal control</p> <p>C: District Attorney: Prosecutes law breakers Elected to office and hires attorneys to serve as prosecutors in court.</p> <p>A: Attorney General: elected official who is part of the NC Council of State.Oversees SBI (State Bureau of Investigation)Prosecutes state-wide crimes and govt. corruption w/in the state.B: State Bureau of Investigation: Investigates drug trafficking, extortion, political corruption, racketeering.C: Highway Patrol: Monitors highways and interstates, manages the DMV, works for the governor and political events.D: State Park Rangers, wildlife and alcoholic beverages control (ABC officials)All 2 agencies have State wide jurisdiction to enforce laws.D: State Law EnforcementA: Federal Bureau of InvestigationIndependent executive agencyDirector appointed by President, confirmed by SenateInvestigates federal crimes.State Bureau of Investigation (at the state level)B: Border Patrol: Manages the border looking for drug smugglers, and illegal aliens.C: US Secret Service-Protects president and other high up officials, investigates counterfeiting ( fake money)D: US Attorney GeneralHead of Department of JusticeTop US Law enforcement officialAppointed by President, Confirmed by SenateE: Federal Law EnforcementE: US AttorneysOne for each judicial districtProsecute people accused of breaking federal lawsAppointed by president for four year terms</p> <p>F: Federal MarshalsMake arrests, transport prisoners, collect fines, protect jurors and courts, serve subpoenas. Protect witnesses</p>