A new research report from Professor Jon Gould and his team helps identify factors that point to systemic failure in the criminal justice system.
Lynn Addington, an associate professor in the Department of Justice, Law & Criminology, suggested that the Columbine incident constituted a cultural shift in how the public viewed school violence.
April 15, 2014
Joseph Young, an expert on terrorism and homeland security at American University’s School of Public Affairs, has been awarded the Morton Bender Prize.
April 10, 2014
BleakHouse Publishing, an independent, not-for-profit press devoted to social justice, hosted its annual awards ceremony to honor the most outstanding BleakHouse writers of the year.
April 8, 2014
A recent SPA study found that chronic underfunding of a federal program matching firearms evidence with previously unrelated crimes has hampered investigations.
March 28, 2014
Erik Alda, Ph.D. candidate in justice, law, and criminology, finds Guatemala police force underperforming, despite increased resources.
March 27, 2014
Dreisbach, professor of justice, law, and criminology, examines the role of religion in America's founding in a pair of new publications.
March 25, 2014