The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Congratulations to Professors Bob Kaminski and Eric Sevigny!
Congratulations to Professors Bob Kaminski and Eric Sevigny on their recent publicationin Police Quarterly: The influence of agency policies on conducted energy device use and police use of lethal force.
The publication can be found online here.
Congratulations to Professor Geoff Alpert!
Congratulations to Professor Geoff Alpert on the publication of his recent book:
Alpert, G. P., & Lum, C. (2014). Police pursuit driving: Policy and research. New York: Springer. The publication can be found online here.
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|Our Mission Statement:
The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice provides a distinctive education for undergraduate and graduate students through an active program of applied research, program evaluation, and policy analysis. This state-of-the-art program grounded in research methods and criminological theory focuses on the causes of and societal responses to crime and deviant behavior. Accordingly, the department provides its students with a strong foundation in the liberal arts and social sciences and prepares them to address the challenges of crime in society as criminal justice professionals, researchers, and educators.
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
University of South Carolina
1305 Greene St.
Columbia, South Carolina 29208
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Ms. Patricia Armstrong
Phone: (803) 777-7088
For Admissions Questions please contact:
Dr. Robert Kaminski
Phone: (803) 777-1560