Dr. Meldrum's new book Self-Control and Crime Over the Life Course provides a current, interdisciplinary perspective on theory and research on self-control as it relates to involvement in delinquent and criminal behavior over the life course. The book can be purchased through Sage.
We are pleased to announce that our proposed Ph.D. in International Crime and Justice was approved by the Florida Board of Governors. This program is expected to begin Fall 2015.
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.
The 2015 ACJS Annual Meeting will take place March 3-7, 2015, in Orlando, Florida.