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SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY: The Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police are accepting applications for their 2015 scholarship awards.  You must be a full time undergraduate student or a part time graduate student & full time law enforcement officer and a resident of Kentucky to be considered.  Application (pdf) materials are on our website at: www.kypolicechiefs.org.  NOTE:  Application materials must be received by KACP Executive Director, James Pendergraff by June 15, 2015

Spotlight

Dr Theresa Hayden presented her research into sex trafficking at the Sixth Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Human Trafficking held in October of 2104 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  Her research and presentation was titled A content analysis of Backpage.com advertisements in Louisville, Kentucky.  The research she has done also was reported on in Cleveland Action 19 News when the NCAA came to town,  "Sporting Events spark rise in Human trafficking".

Well done Dr Hayden.

We have an active and exciting program within Criminal Justice. At the Department of Criminal Justice, 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 faculty and staff  stand ready to provide you with the knowledge, skills and support you need to attain your educational and professional goals.