Inside Look

Why is Homelessness a Police Problem?

Written by Victor E. Kappeler, Ph.D.

White House Asks Kappeler to Participate in Policy Review Session

White House Asks Kappeler to Participate in Policy Review Session

An Eastern Kentucky University faculty member has been asked by the White House to participate in a “policy review listening session” and discuss federal prog

Will All Police Departments Require a College Degree Eventually?

More than 1/3 of law enforcement agencies currently target college graduates. Many require a minimum of 60 hours. Others require a 2-year or 4-year degree.

Professor Testifies Against Militarization of Police

Professor testifies against militarization of police

A professor in the College of Justice and Safety this week testified before a U.S. Senate committee hearing to discuss the growing militarization of police in America.

The Mental Virtues

Written by Dr. Carole Garrison

Kraska Invited to High Profile Senate Committee Hearing

Kraska - professor for online law enforcement and criminal justice

Dr. Peter Kraska has been invited to share his extensive and long-running research conducted at Eastern Kentucky University on the militarization of civilian police in the United States at a U.S. Senate hearing in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, September 9, 2014.

Ten Facts About the Media Depiction of Crime and Justice

Written by Victor E. Kappeler, Ph.D.

Decades of research on the media and crime have generated 10 major facts about the media depiction of crime and justice in the United States. With a repeated level of certainty these facts show:

Student Spotlight: Anthony R. Honeycutt

Name: Anthony R. Honeycutt
Major: Police Studies
Hometown: Glasgow, Kentucky

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