Thursday, February 16, 2017

CJ College #1 for Online Graduate Education

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#1 Online CJ Masters

U.S. News & World Report ranked the College of Criminal Justice as the top in the country for Online CJ graduate programs.

Sam Houston State University offers the best online criminal justice program for graduate education in the nation, according to the 2017 rankings released by U.S. News & World Report (USNWR).

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Ph.D. Graduate Continues Sexual Assault Research in Kentucky

Research

Alumnus Bradley Campbell is using lessons learned at SHSU in a major statewide study on untested sexual assault kits in Kentucky.

A Ph.D. graduate from Sam Houston State University is using skills he learned while at SHSU to lead one of the first statewide studies to examine a backlog of untested rape kits in Kentucky.

Monday, February 13, 2017

LEMIT's Bowden Enlisted to Protect the President

Staff Stories

Rebecca Bowden of the Constable's programs recently served on the protection detail for President Donald Trump during the Inaugural Parade

Rebecca Bowden's first trip to Washington, D.C. was to serve on the protection detail for President Donald Trump along the parade route during his Inauguration as the country’s 45th President.

Friday, February 3, 2017

LEMIT Focuses on Healthy Dispatchers

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Healthy Dispatchers

LEMIT held an inaugural program for dispatchers in Texas on how to deal with stress and difficult people.
Joe Serio teaches a class for dispatchers from across Texas.

To serve the emergency services community, the Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas recently offered a special interactive program for dispatchers to address how to deal with stress and difficult people.

Monday, January 30, 2017

LEMIT Launches Online Offering with Body Worn Camera Course

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Online Courses

LEMIT launches online offerings with a course on body worn cameras.

The Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas (LEMIT) is developing online courses to address current trends and emerging issues in the field and to provide easy access to professional development opportunities for all certified peace officers in the state.

Sunday, January 29, 2017

CVI Releases Report on Victimization in Texas

Victim Services

The Crime Victims' Institute published a five-year snapshot of victimization in Texas.
Map of the US with Texas emphasized.

Alumnus

Jeff Kernohan provides security planning for corporations across the globe.

The Crime Victims’ Institute (CVI) released a summary of key indicators of victimization in Texas, which reflects changes in reported incidents, service utilization, and offender accountability over the last five years.

Monday, January 23, 2017

LEMIT Launches Fire Marshals Program

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Fire Marshals

LEMIT provides the first executive development program for fire marshals in the nation.
Three investigators survey the aftermath of a fire.

The Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas (LEMIT) is partnering with the Texas Fire Marshals’ Association (TFMA) to provide the first executive development program for the discipline in the nation.