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By Timothy Roufa

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    • Jail Created: Sunday, August 26, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Learn what a jail is and how it differs from prison
    • Frequently Asked Questions About Criminal Justice and Criminology Jobs Created: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      You've got questions, we've got answers. Here's your source for answers to all your questions about jobs and careers in criminal justice, criminology and forensic science.
    • Criminal Justice Publications Created: Thursday, April 17, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      In order to get the best information about criminal justice and boost your job prospects, you need to stay up-to-date on the trends affecting your career by reading criminal justice industry publications.
    • Restorative Justice Created: Saturday, April 19, 2014 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Restorative justice focuses on forgiveness and accountability instead of retribution and punishment. Find out how.
    • Retributive Justice Created: Saturday, April 19, 2014 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Retributive justice focuses on retribution and punishment rather than forgiveness and accountability instead of. Find out how.
    • Daubert Standard Created: Saturday, April 19, 2014 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Rules of evidence have a huge impact on how expert witnesses such as forensic scientists and other criminal justice professionals testify in court. Find out what the Daubert standard means for criminology experts in court.
    • Frye Standard Created: Saturday, April 19, 2014 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Find out what the Frye standard means for criminology experts in court and why it's slowly fading away.
    • Forensic Psychology Created: Saturday, June 18, 2011 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Learn about the field of forensic psychology, the career of a forensic psychologist and the requirements to become one. Find out where Forensic Psychologists work, as well as the earning potential in the field.
    • Forensic Science Publications and Journals Created: Saturday, April 19, 2014 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Learn more about what you should be reading to find out as much as you can about forensic science news, trends advancements and more to boost your chance at advancing your career.
    • What is Criminal Justice? Created: Saturday, February 11, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Learn about the study of the system and methods of crime and punishment. Find out what exactly criminal justice is and what careers may be available to you in the field.
    • How to Become an FBI Agent Created: Saturday, June 01, 2013 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Find out more about what you need to do to become an FBI agent. Learn about training, backgorund checks, physical fitness standarda and career paths." itemprop="descriptio3'" --> itemprop="descrip...
    • Wildlife Officer Career Profile Created: Sunday, July 15, 2012 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Learn more about the specific job of a wildlife officer, including job duties,salary outlook and job market for law enforcement officers. Find out what it takes to land a great career working on t...
    • How to Choose a Law Enforcement Career Created: Sunday, October 16, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Choose the right law enforcement career and learn about the different opportunities available to you as a police officer, investigator or special agent." itemprop="descript't3'" --> itemprop="descr...
    • The History of Criminology: Part 1 Created: Saturday, June 18, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      The history of criminology is in many ways the history of humanity. Explore how the study of crime and its causes has developed and evolved through the ages and how advances in both science and re...
    • U.S. Postal Inspector Career Profile Created: Saturday, April 27, 2013 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Learn about the career of a U.S.Postal Inspector and the requirements to become one. Find out where postal inspectors work, what they do and what they earn.
    • U.S. Marshal Career Profile Created: Tuesday, May 08, 2012 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Learn about the career of a United States Marshal and the requirements to become one. Find out where deputy marshals work, what they do and what they can earn.
    • The 5 Most Popular Criminal Justice Careers Created: Saturday, June 18, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Learn about the most popular criminal justice careers and criminology jobs, including how much you can expect to earn. Get help in deciding whether a criminology career might be right for you.
    • Common Background Check Disqualifiers Created: Saturday, April 07, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Find out exactly what employers are looking for in their background investigations, and what types of behaviors can keep you from getting hired in criminal justice and criminology jobs."
    • How to Choose A College Major for Criminology Careers Created: Saturday, June 16, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Choosing a degree program doesn't have to be as difficult as it seems. Find out how you can narrow down your choice of college majors and get ready for a rewarding career in criminology or criminal...
    • Humane Law Enforcement Officer Career Profile Created: Sunday, July 22, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Learn more about the specific job of humane law enforcement officer, including job duties, salary outlook and job market for law enforcement officers." itemprop="descriptio3'" --> itemprop="descrip...
    • Criminal Profiler Created: Tuesday, December 20, 2011 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      Learn about the career of a criminal profiler and the requirements to become one. Find out where Forensic Psychologists work, as well as the earning potential in the field.
    • What Can You Earn in Criminology and Criminal Justice Careers? Created: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      If you're interested in a career in criminal justice or criminology, get a quick look at what you can expect to earn in various career fields. Learn about the different jobs available and find out...
    • Social Networking and Law Enforcement Created: Wednesday, March 07, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Learn more about how law enforcement agencies are using social networking to solve crimes, conduct background checks and build trust in their communities." itemprop="descriP='t3'" --> itemprop="des...
    • How to Find Criminology and Criminal Justice Jobs Created: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Looking for a job can be daunting. Find out how and where to begin your criminology or criminal justice career search and maximize your chance for success." itemprop="descrTP='t3'" --> itemprop="de...
    • NCIS Special Agent Career Profile Created: Tuesday, May 08, 2012 Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014
      Learn about the career of a United States Naval Criminal Investigative Services special agent and the requirements to become one. Find out where NCIS agents work, what they do and what they can earn.
    • How to Communicate With Potential Criminal Justice Employers Created: Sunday, April 06, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014
      If you want to land a job in criminal justice or criminology, you're going to need to know how to deal with potential employers. Check out our do's and don'ts of job search etiquette and make sure...
    • How Much Education Do You Need for Criminal Justice and Criminology Careers? Created: Sunday, September 22, 2013 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      College takes lots of time and money, which not everyone has. When you're choosing a new career, it's a good idea to find out just what kind of an education you'll need so you can spend your resources wisely.
    • How to Be a Crime Analyst Created: Monday, October 21, 2013 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Find out what it takes to land a job in the exciting career of a crime analyst. Learn about the minimum requirements and what it takes to be competitive in the job market.
    • The 10 Best Things About Being a Police Officer Created: Monday, March 10, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 23, 2014
      Thinking about becoming a police officer? Find out why law enforcement careers are awesome, and get the scoop on the best things about being a cop.
    • The Problem of Tired Cops and What to Do About It Created: Wednesday, August 14, 2013 Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014
      Long hours, irregular schedules, shift work and overtime all contribute to poor sleeping habits by police officers. Learn more about the problem of law enforcement fatigue and what can be done to combat the risks associated with tired cops.
    • Law Enforcement Fatigue Definition Created: Thursday, March 20, 2014 Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014
      Learn what law enforcement fatigue is and why it's a problem
    • Mobile Data Terminal Created: Thursday, March 20, 2014 Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014
      Find out what MDT's and MCT's are.

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