Iowa’s Adult Criminal Justice Process


Four Sessions: Mondays, April 16, 23, 30, May 7; 1:30-3:30 PM

Location: Upper Iowa University, WDM

Cost: $48

Class Limit: 30


If they do the crime…. This is what adults accused of breaking the law will face. The course will provide an overview of the Iowa adult criminal justice system: arrest, judgment by the court and punishment by the correctional system.


Instructor Buzz Hoffman graduated from Iowa State University in 1970 with a degree in sociology. For 35 years he was employed by the Fifth Judicial District Department of Correctional Services in various capacities. He has been a professor in the criminal justice program at DMACC and served as chair of the program.

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