Caterina Roman

Dr. Caterina Roman Featured in WHYY Story on Philadelphia’s Focused Deterrence Program

Dr. Caterina Roman was recently featured in a WHYY story on Philadelphia s focused deterrence program. The program led to a 35 percent drop in shootings in three South Philadelphia police districts where city authorities tested the program. Focused deterrence identifies people — often gang members or those involved in the drug trade — most…


Lori Pompa: Celebrating 20 Years of the Inside-Out Exchange Program

Professor Lori Pompa is celebrating the 20 year anniversary of the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program. The Inside-Out Exchange Program holds classes that are a combination of college students and maximum-security prison inmates. For more information on this outstanding achievement read the article titled How a Temple professor and a prison inmate started an international movement. Congratulations…


Ingrid Johnson featured in Temple News article

Temple Criminal Justice graduate student, Ingrid Johnson, was recently featured in a Temple News article. The article focuses on Ingrid’s work on the PROSPER  Philadelphia Revived: Obtaining Success through Peer Encouraged Recovery Project. Ingrid has been working on the project with Professor Steven Belenko and Senior Research Associate Doris Weiland, alongside several members of the…