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Researchers find promising counterterrorism strategy


The targeted capture of a terrorist leader shows promise as an effective counterterrorism strategy, according to a study by FIU researchers. The study was done by criminal justice professors Stewart D’Alessio, Lisa Stolzenberg and Dustin Dariano. It has been accepted for publication in the journal Studies in Conflict & Terrorism.

Delray Beach Police Department Announces Jeffrey S. Goldman (FIU-MSCJ) as New Chief of Police


Chief Goldman attended Florida International University where he earned a Master of Science Degree in Criminal Justice.

Dr. Meldrum's research highlighted by The Child Mind Institute


Dr. Meldrum was recently interviewed for a news story by The Child Mind Institute in which it highlights his research linking sleep deprivation with low self-control.

Upcoming Events

American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting

02/24/2014 07:00 AM

The 2014 meeting will take place November 19 - 22, 2014 in San Francisco, California at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis. The theme for the meeting is Criminology at the Intersections of Oppression. Please direct all questions to

Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Annual Meeting

07/15/2014 11:00 AM

The 2015 ACJS Annual Meeting will take place March 3-7, 2015, in Orlando, Florida.