Sociology & Criminal Justice
Phone: (302) 831-3267
Office: 203 25 Amstel Ave
- Research focuses on juvenile justice with interests in punishment and policing of youth in schools, courts, and correctional facilities, as well as inequality among juveniles.
- Can discuss crime rates, the causes of crime and inequality in schools.
- Author of the books, "Judging Juveniles: Prosecuting Adolescents in Adult and Juvenile Courts" and "Homeroom Security: School Discipline in an Age of Fear."
- Sits on the Campaign for Youth Justice's advisory board.
In The News:
Why are police inside public schools?
What happens when cops become hallway monitors
Your school is becoming a police state: The shocking, Orwellian rise of "school resource officers" (Salon.com)
Consultant: Thanks to culture shift, schools never safer (AZ Daily Sun)
The flaws in the NRA's school-security proposal (Washington Post)
Safe schools or false assumptions? (Birmingham Examiner)
America's real school-safety problem (Salon.com)