Alumni Updates

Dr. Peter Kraska
Dr. Peter Kraska
Here is the latest news from graduates of Sam Houston State University, College of Criminal Justice!

Dr. Peter Kraska (Ph.D. '89), Professor and Chair of Graduate Studies and Research at the School of Justice Studies in Eastern Kentucky University, testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on “The Oversight of Federal Programs for the Acquisition of Military-Grade Equipment by State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies.” Dr. Kraska has participated in extensive and long-running research on the militarization of civilian police in the U.S.

Dr. Victor Kappeler
Dr. Victor Kappeler
Dr. Victor Kappeler (Ph.D. ’88), Foundation Professor and Associate Dean at the School of Justice Studies in EKU’s College of Justice and Safety, was invited to the White House to participate in a “policy review listening session” and to discuss federal programs and policies related to equipping state and local law enforcement agencies.

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