Criminal Justice

CJ News

Congratulations to our Alumni and CJ Alumni Board member, Henry Ott on his announced retirement from his position as commander of the Metro Arson Bureau.  The Courier Journal announced this in the news on July 24th.  Read the article about Henry's colorful career here. Congratulations and good luck in your future endeavors!


UofL’s Mark Hebert hosts two weekly 30-minute programs focusing on research and insights from expert UofL faculty, as well as stories about our successful students, and staff and campus events. This week’s schedule included two shows with CJ students and faculty in both.  Airs Mondays and Tuesdays at 6 p.m. on 93.9 FM The Ville.  All shows replayed on Saturday and Sunday at 8 a.m.
·       July 27: LaShawn Ford, Fulbright scholar, discusses overcoming personal obstacles to earn four UofL degrees and graduate with a 3.96 GPA;
·       July 28: “Police and the Public”, a discussion with faculty members Ricky Jones and Deborah Keeling and Southern Police Institute director Cindy Shain.

Read about the showhere.

Podcasts available.

We have an active and exciting program within the Department of Criminal Justice, in the College of Arts and Sciences, University of Louisville. We pride ourselves in offering high quality educational programs. Our faculty have degrees from some of the best institutions of higher education in the United States and are all actively involved in research and service that addresses critical issues in criminal justice and public safety. The Southern Police Institute is a division within the Department. The faculty and staff  stand ready to provide you with the knowledge, skills and support you need to attain your educational and professional goals.


CRiminal Justice

University of Louisville

Brigman Hall

Louisville, Kentucky 40292

Office Hours

M-F 8:00am to 5:00 pm

No holiday hours


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