Welcome to Criminal Justice News! Highlighting achievements, research, accomplishments, and publications from the Department of Criminal Justice faculty and students.

Kiryl Marchuk

CJ Student Kiryl Marchuk Helps Pass Legislation in PA

Temple senior, Kiryl Marchuk, is a Criminal Justice major in the College of Liberal Arts. This past Spring, he participated in the Temple University’s Institute for Public Affairs,  PA Capital Semester. This program allows students to have the opportunity to explore government affairs, policymaking and implementation first-hand while being full-time students and staying on track…


Nahla Ward to receive the Diamond Award

Criminal Justice student Nahla Ward  has just been selected to receive the Diamond Award. The Diamond Award is the highest recognition by Student Affairs given to a Temple University undergraduate student.  This recognition is based on a holistic evaluation of the student’s accomplishments.  The Award is reserved for those who have demonstrated superior leadership, academic…


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…