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CCJS Chair Gary LaFree was interviewed regarding people's perceptions of crime for an article in Mother Jones magazine about crime tracking apps.
Dr. Alex Piquero had the honor of speaking at the hooding ceremony for graduate students at the University of Texas at Dallas this past August. He begins the speech with credits to our own Dr. Laure Brooks and Dr. Ray Paternoster for launching his interest in criminology, and eventually, his career.
Serial killer Samuel Little confessed to more than 90 murders which took place over at least 14 states dating back almost 50 years. Only 36 of these confessions have been verified so far.
Gary LaFree was quoted in a November 25th Washington Post article focusing on how right-wing violence is on the rise in the U.S.