News 2015

Criminal Justice Evaluates Public Safety Programs

Criminal Justice Chair Jacqueline Helfgott is leading department projects to evaluate Seattle Police Department and WA State Criminal Justice Training Commission programs.
Jan 15, 2015

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Peretz Publishes on Men's Roles as Change Agents in Confronting Violence Against Women

Sociology Professor Tal Peretz's new book examines how men have worked with boys and other men to stop violence against women.
Jan 13, 2015

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Beyond the Treeline: Protecting the Paramo in Ecuador

Will poor villagers choose not to farm to protect the environment if they are paid? Professor Tanya Hayes along with Professor Felipe Murtinho and their student researchers are seeking the answer for the government of Ecuador.
Jan 13, 2015

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Faculty Report Examines Costs of Death Penalty Cases

Criminal Justice Professor Peter Collins was a lead investigator on a in-depth report that found the costs related to pursuing the death penalty are about 1.4 to 1.5 times more than when a prosecutor does not seek death.
Jan 7, 2015

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