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Jacqueline Helfgott, PhD
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Andrew Gutzmer
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Research-a-thon detailsSave the Dates! Friday, June 1, 2018, & Saturday, June 2, 2018

Continuing Education Event: Social Media and Crime featuring Dr. Mary Ellen O'Toole & Dr. Ray Surette.  Friday, June 1, 2018 @ 8:30am - 4:30pm on campus.  Open to all, see Registration page here for tickets and costs.  More info here

Copycat Crime Research-a-thon - Featuring Dr. Mary Ellen O'Toole & Dr. Ray Surette - Saturday, June 2, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm on campus. FREE for Seattle U students! More here.

Upcoming MACJ Info Session

Join us in Casey 516 on Thursday, March 1 at 6:00 pm if you are interested in learning more about pursuing a graduate degree in Criminal Justice.  RSVP here.

Criminal Justice Updates

  • Congratulations to Carolyn Woodbury who will be retiring from the FBI on December 31st!  Carolyn is the Department’s longest serving Advisory Committee member, responsible for developing the FBI Practicum, and has mentored many students over the years.  Thank you for your excellent commitment to and engagement with students at Seattle University!  We wish you a happy retirement, 2018 and beyond!
  • Hot off the Press! Drs. Helfgott, Gunnison, Collins, & Rice just published their article on the Seattle Police Department & Detective Kim Bogucki’s IF Project. Our faculty has been working with Detective Bogucki and the IF Project for many years and this is the first of a series of articles they have been working on.

Students celebrating in their new uniformsCongrats to SUCJ's Jessica Chandler and Brooke Fincken (Seattle Police Department), and Megan Johnson (Mountlake Terrace PD) who graduated from Basic Law Enforcement Academy at WSCJTC.#SUCJproud

Congrats to recent SU CJ Alums Shannon Ro (MACJ '17) and Joseph Singer (BACJ '17) who have been hired with local Police Departments,  Shannon with Lynnwood PD, Joseph with Renton PD. #SUCJproud

Contact Us

Jacqueline Helfgott, PhD
Chair
206.296.5477

Jonathan Bechtol
Administrative Assistant
206.296.6339

Andrew Gutzmer
Graduate Program Coordinator
206.296.2139