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…Details
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…Details
Dr. Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve‘s book, Crook County, was recently profiled in Governing Magazine. Governing Magazine spoke with Van Cleve about her research and what she thinks can be done to improve courtroom culture. Read the article here!
The Department of Criminal Justice’ s Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve was recently featured in two NPR interviews. The first interview focuses on President Trump and the Chicago problem, the interview can be found here.
The second interview looks at the problems of witnessing and prosecuting police shootings. This interview can be found here.
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…Details
Joe Alkus was quoted heavily in an article on the Philadelphia Citizen website, the article addresses the Sanctuary City controversy taking place across the United States. View the full article here.
Click here for an article in The Guardian that features Dr. Jerry Ratcliffe. The article focuses on tackling gun-violence hot spots in America.
CNN recently featured an article authored by Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve calling out Trump’s ignorant approach to violence prevention in Chicago as well as its racist undertones. Click here to view the article.