Inside Look

Geographical Policing: A Case for Caution

Written by Victor E. Kappeler, Ph.D.

Career Panel Hosted by the College of Justice & Safety

The College of Justice & Safety is hosting a Career Panel, Wednesday, November 20, 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., in Stratton 300.  The event, cosponsored by LAE and Alpha Phi Sigma, includes representatives from  ATF (invited), FBI,  Kentucky State Police, Lexington Division of Police, U.S. Marine Corps, and the U.S. Marshals Service.    

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Carole Garrison

Professor of Criminal Justice Carole Garrison, Ph.D. teaches applied ethics in Criminal Justice and Police Studies. She also teaches an international comparative research class in Police Women.

Student Spotlight: Kristi Lee Gilreath

Online programs are WONDERFUL! It gives everyone the option to go to college no matter what.

—Kristi Lee Gilreath, Police Studies (Strunk, KY)


The Police and Police Deviance

Written by Dr. Gary Potter

The police have the authority to enforce the law. There are two reasonable expectations that go along with that authority:

Who the Police are Targeting for Jobs and Why

Written by Victor E. Kappeler, Ph.D.

The Police and Crime Control

Part 2: Examining the Facts

Written by Dr. Gary Potter

In the first installment of this series, we examined the perceptions that exist regarding the police.