CEBCP Congressional Briefing, April 24, 2018

HomeOutreach, Symposia and BriefingsCEBCP Congressional Briefing, April 24, 2018

Lessons from the Past, Prospects for a New Crime Commission
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 10:00am-12:15pm
Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 106, Washington D.C.
Related Bill: S.573 - National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2017

Thank you all for participating in the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy's Congressional Briefing, funded by the Harry F. Guggenheim Foundation. This important briefing featured the nation's top criminologists discussing key lessons and developments in criminal justice practice and research since the 1967 Lyndon B. Johnson landmark Crime Commission, as well as the prospects and subjects needed to be included for the next Crime Commission, introduced in this session of Congress.

All papers from this project (Criminology and Public Policy)

Minute-By-Minute AGENDA                                       

FLYER for this event


    • CYNTHIA LUM, Director and Professor, Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy, George Mason University
      Opening Remarks
    • ALFRED BLUMSTEIN, University Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
      Science and Technology
    • JODI LANE, Professor, University of Florida
      Juvenile Justice
    • CASSIA SPOHN, Professor, Arizona State University
    • WESLEY SKOGAN, Professor, Northwestern University
    • DORIS MACKENZIE, Professor, Penn State University
    • ROBERT CRUTCHFIELD, Professor, University of Washington
      Race, Crime and Criminal Justice
    • BRYCE PARDO, University of Maryland
      Narcotics and Drug Abuse
    • LAWRENCE SHERMAN, Professor, University of Maryland and University of Cambridge
      Domestic Violence (Policing)
    • JOANNE BELKNAP, Professor, University of Colorado at Boulder and
      Domestic Violence (Non-Policing)
    • PAUL WORMELI, Executive Director Emeritus, IJIS Institute
      Criminal Justice Statistics
    • TED GEST, President, Criminal Justice Journalists
      Prospects for a New Crime Commission
    • SENATOR GARY C. PETERS, U.S. Senator for Michigan
      Closing Remarks

Videos by Synthesis Media
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