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Criminal Justice Department

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    Criminal Justice Professor Stephen Rice and Criminal Justice Advisory Board Member Sue Rahr published "From Warriors to Guardians: Recommitting American Police Culture to Democratic Ideals" with the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) as part of Harvard Kennedy School's Executive Session on Policing and Public Safety. More here.

    Kirk Bloodsworth will be on campus Nov 10th for a special screening of An Innocent Man, the story of his conviction, sentencing to death row, and exoneration through DNA evidence.

    An in-depth study by Seattle University professors found costs related to pursuing the death penalty are about 1.4 to 1.5 times more than when a prosecutor does not seek death.

    Adjunct Al O'Brien was featured in recent issue of SU Magazine while preparing for CJ forensic class with Dexter-like flare.

    Adrian Raine spoke at the Spring 2015 Continuing Education on Biological Roots of Crime.

    Details and more news and events here.