SCCJ Mission Statement
The School of Criminology and Criminal Justice prepares students for professional and research careers in criminal justice, criminology and related fields by applying multidisciplinary and comparative social science to understand, predict and explain crime and contribute to the development of public policy within urban communities. Using an active learning approach, the School seeks to develop its students intellectually and ethically, while providing them with a keen appreciation for the complexities of crime, and public and private efforts to make communities safer and ensure justice.
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Leading figures from the Boston community form a panel to discuss current policies, and important next steps, in working to combat the growing illegal industry of Human Trafficking.View Event >>
Professor Kevin Drakulich will be speaking about both the overt and hidden influence of racial animus on public understandings of crime as a social problem.View Event >>