Law Enforcement

Use investigative techniques to solve crime scenarios and to mediate and resolve conflicts while developing your mind and body using self-defense tactics and fitness training.

Get hands-on experience in our workout facility, firing range, driving simulator and forensics lab.

In this 2-year program, you may become a Certified Security Officer with the Ohio Police Officer Training Academy (OPOTA). You will be ready to pursue law enforcement at a police academy or pursue criminal justice at a college or university.

Mark Warner, Law Enforcement Instructor
(740) 201.3250
4565 Columbus Pike | Delaware, OH 43015

For general questions about DACC or to schedule a tour, contact Administrative Assistant to the Enrollment Coordinator, Marsha Link at (740) 201-3216 or




Class Facts

Location: South Campus
Grade Level: Juniors and Seniors
2016/2017 Fees: Law Enforcement I: $250.99
                            Law Enforcement II: $265.99

Curriculum Highlights
  • Research and analyze current trends and issues in public safety
  • Experience criminal investigation and crime scene search
  • Train in criminal and traffic law
  • Practice interview, interrogations, and crisis intervention
  • Develop knowledge of SWAT/K-9/bicycle unit
  • Explore civil disorders and rules for criminal and court procedures
  • Receive security training - personal, VIP, private
  • Get hands-on experience in vehicle stops and approaches
  • Enhance cultural sensitivity, telecommunications training and human relation skills
  • Learn about internal loss protection
  • Practice patrol procedures, self-defense techniques
  • Understand terrorism and terrorist threats
  • Crisis intervention training
Additional Benefits
  • Develop your employability skills
  • Take advantage of early job placement
  • Make valuable contacts in the field through job shadowing
  • Learn resume development and job interviewing techniques
  • Get an edge on other high school graduates applying for the same position
  • Earn up to 12 credits
  • DACC has a good connection with colleges like Columbus State Community College, Hocking Technical College and Marion Technical College.
  • DACC also has business partnerships with places like Delaware County Law Enforcement Agencies, Municipal and Juvenile Courts, Polaris Fashion Mall and U.S. Security and Associates.
Organization, Affiliation, or CTSO
  • SkillsUSA
  • Delaware County Explorers
  • Columbus Police Explorers
College Connections
  • Columbus State Community College
  • Hocking Technical College
  • Marion Technical College
  • Earn up to 12 credits
Technology Integration
  • Office 2013 with focus on office usage
  • 911 simulator
  • Shooting and driving simulators
  • Online communication for assignments
Business Partnerships
  • Delaware County Law Enforcement Agencies
  • Municipal and Juvenile Courts
  • Polaris Fashion Mall
  • U.S. Security and Associates
  • State of Ohio Investigative Unit
  • D.E.A. - Drug Enforcement Agency
Career Focus

Upon completion, you will be able to:

  • Work as an Airport Security Screener, Certified Security Officer, Correction Officer, Emergency Service Dispatcher or you can enter the military.
  • With continued education, you can become a Criminal Investigator, FBI Special Agent, Parole or Probation Officer, Police Officer, Private Investigator or work for the State Highway Patrol.