Criminal Justice


Jersey City Youth Justice Conference

Kevin G. Callahan, J.D. ’69, lecturer of criminal justice is participating in an initiative to start the first youth court in Jersey City. Youth courts train teens to serve on real-life cases involving their peers. A goal of the program is to keep minors out of the criminal justice system by having them judged and […]

Professor Callahan Gives Keynote Address at Rutgers Model Congress Conference

Keynote Address at Rutgers Conference

Earlier this month Kevin Callahan J.D. ’69, associate professor of criminal justice, gave the keynote address for the Rutgers Model Congress Conference for high school students presented by the Edward J. Bloustine School of Planning and Public Policy. More than 400 high school students were in attendance at the event, where Professor Callahan discussed the […]

Fighting HIV/AIDS Together: An Awareness Program

students in audience

The criminal justice department sponsored an event last week titled, “Fighting HIV/AIDS Together: An Awareness Program.” Students filled the McIntyre Conference Center to hear from The Hudson County HIV/AIDS Service Planning Council on HIV and STD awareness. Luis Farmer, M.S.S.A., group facilitator and activist also gave a presentation titled, “How I Became Better, and Not […]

Professor Callahan at the N.J. State Bar Association

kevin callahan

During the holiday break Professor Kevin Callahan gave a presentation on ethics for a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) course to New Jersey environmental lawyers at the N.J. State Bar Association in New Brunswick.

Dr. Royster is Honored by the NJ Association of Criminal Justice Educators

On May 1 Dr. Brian Royster was honored with the prestigious Jack Mark Award by the New Jersey Association of Criminal Justice Educators (NJACE). Dr. Royster currently serves as an assistant criminal justice professor at the University and is the treasurer of the NJACJE. He is also a retired New Jersey State Trooper having served […]

Dr. Royster’s Book Review Published in Security Management Magazine


Brian Royster, Ph.D., assistant professor of criminal justice, recently wrote a review of the book, “Active Shooter Response Training Manual.” The review was published in Security Management magazine. Dr. Royster is a former state trooper, a graduate of the FBI National Academy and a member of ASIS International.

Study Abroad Photos

We have traveled to England, France, Greece, Italy, Spain, and Portugal. Please enjoy these photographs.


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