An increasing number of criminals are conducting their activity online, and law enforcement officers need the skills to keep up. Watch this short video about how American Military University restructured its BSc in Criminal Justice to focus on digital forensics.
By Dr. Michael Pittaro
Soft skills, such as interpersonal communication skills, are central to the work of officers, yet they are so often overlooked. Learn why all criminal justice professionals should consider how soft skills can be honed and applied on the job.
By Dr. Jarrod Sadulski
There are numerous information-sharing resources designed to help local law enforcement combat terrorism. Learn more about the available resources that officers should be integrating in their anti-terrorism efforts.
By Jinnie Chua
As police-community relations continue to disintegrate in many towns and cities, how can community policing change the way the public perceives officers? One 26-year veteran officer shares the importance of officers being warriors, servants and leaders.
By Dr. Charles M. Russo and Justin Spaulding
There is some overlap between a criminal justice and homeland security degree, so how can a student pick the right one? Here are some resources to help students find the right degree program for their career aspirations.