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Posts Tagged ‘Criminal Justice’

UA to Launch Interdisciplinary Cyber Crime Minor

The University of Alabama’s department of criminal justice will help fill positions in a burgeoning field following the announcement of a new cybercrime minor.

UA Matters: Preventing Cybercrime

The University of Alabama’s Dr. Diana Dolliver shares some steps people can take to safeguard their financial information and prevent themselves from becoming a victim of cybercrime.

UA Criminal Justice to Host Interactive Discussion on Ferguson, Mo. Events

Scholars, law enforcement officials and community activists will participate in “From the Station to the Sidewalks: An Informed Discussion of Police and Community Relations in Light of Ferguson,” a panel discussion to be held Oct. 27 on The University of Alabama campus.

UA, UAPD to Create Cybercrime Lab

The University of Alabama’s department of criminal Justice, in conjunction with The University of Alabama Police Department, recently received a $60,000 grant from the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs to start a digital forensics crime lab at UA.

UA Professors to Host Cybercrime Workshop at International Conference

Two faculty members from the criminal justice department at The University of Alabama will present a cybercrime research workshop to top international and national law enforcement intelligence officers May 14-15.

UA Researchers’ Study Indicates Foreclosure Rates Racialized in Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa’s mortgage foreclosure trends since the 2008 recession follow the race-wealth divide and disproportionately affect black residents, according to a study by two professors at The University of Alabama.

UA Criminal Justice Professor Recognized with Buford Peace Award

Dr. Bronwen Lichtenstein, associate professor and graduate director in the department of criminal justice at The University of Alabama, has been selected the winner of the 2012 Lahoma Adams Buford Peace Award.

Reporter to Discuss Pulitzer-Prize-Winning Book at UA

Douglas Blackmon, former bureau chief at the Wall Street Journal, will visit The University of Alabama Feb. 23 to speak about his Pulitzer Prize winning book, “Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II.”

UA’s Bama Grad Expo Seeks Top Prospective Students for Campus Visit

The University of Alabama will host Bama Grad Expo 2012, which brings top prospective graduate students to campus, Jan. 12-14, 2012.

Criminologist to Deliver UA Dinoff Lecture in Psychology

Dr. Adrian Raine, Richard Perry Professor of Criminology, Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, will be the guest speaker for the Annual Michael Dinoff Memorial Lecture on The University of Alabama campus Friday, April 15.

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