Dr. Nancy Rodriguez, Director of the National Institute of Justice

Following the Science: My Journey from Research to Policy and Practice
Thu, Oct 27, 2016
Performing Arts Center, Recital Hall

A Father/Son Reunion at the CJ Center

Cody Leach is literally following in his father’s footstep in the College of Criminal Justice, using a part-time position at the Criminal Justice Center to make valuable contacts for his career.

Training New Law Enforcement Recruits

Since its creation in 2004, 100 percent of the graduates of the Police Academy at McLennan Community College in Waco have passed the state test to become certified peace officers in Texas on their first try.

Real Talk w/CJ: U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command

Tue, Oct. 18, 2016
CJ Courtroom

In the U.S. Army, special agents in the Criminal Investigation Command, commonly referred to as CID, serve as detectives and crime scene investigators on felony-level crimes related to the U.S. Army.

On the Frontline of Homeland Security Planning

Throughout his career, Dr. Nadav Morag has been heavily engaged in counterterrorism and homeland security policy in the United States and Israel.

For the Love of Research in Forensic Science

Dr. Madeleine Swortwood grew up wanting to be a lawyer and a doctor. She found the best of both worlds in forensic science.

Bearkat Takes Crime Stoppers to the State

Former Bearkat Steven Squier wears many hats in Montgomery County.

As head of Montgomery County Crime Stoppers, Deputy Squier of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office works with citizens to get fugitive felons off the streets, to shut down drug operations, to close illegal gambling enterprises, and to uncover felony crimes. As a crime prevention specialist, he works in East County with Neighborhood Watch programs to enlist residents in fighting crime. As a Rape Aggression Defense instructor, he teaches women how to protect themselves in an attack. And as a Child Passenger Safety Seat Technician Instructor, he ensures that child car seats are properly installed.

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