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Criminal Justice Resources
Where to Look? Browse these Call Numbers
- HV 6002 to HF 7220.5 – Criminology.
- HV 7231 to HV 9960 – Criminal justice administration.
- HV 7551 to HV 8280.7 – Police. Detectives.
- KF – Law of the United States (Federal).
- KF 379 to KF 382 – Jurisprudence and philosophy of American law.
- KF 9201 to KF 9461 – Criminal law.
- KF 9601 to KF 9760 – Criminal procedure.
- KFL 1 to KFL 599 – Louisiana law.
Selected Books in the Library
- The American Dictionary of Criminal Justice: Key Terms and Major Court Cases, 2nd Edition, 2001.
Call number: HV 7411 .C48 2001
- Criminal Investigations: A Scenario-Based Text for Police Recruits and Officers, 2002.
Call number: HV 8073 .M33 2002
- Criminal Procedure for the Criminal Justice Professional, 8th Edition, 2002.
Call number: KF 9619 .F47 2002
- From Law to Order: The Theory and Practice of Law and Justice, 2000.
Call number: KF 380 .W35 2000
Selected Journals, Magazines, and Newspapers
- Social Problems
- Battleground: Criminal Justice, 2007, by Gregg Barak, ed.
- Comparative and International Criminal Justice Systems: Policing, Judiciary, and Corrections, 2000, by Obi N. Ignatius Ebbe, ed.
- The Constitution and Criminal Procedure: First Principles, 1997, by Akhil Reed Amar.
- Forensic Science: Modern Methods of Solving Crime, 2007, by Max M. Houck.
- Negotiating Responsibility in the Criminal Justice System, 1998, by Jack Kamerman, ed.
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- Bureau of Justice Statistics, “the United States’ primary source for criminal justice statistics,” a division of the U. S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs.
- Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement and Administration of Criminal Justice, includes statistical data, information on grants and programs, and other criminal justice issues in the state.
- Louisiana State Police, provides information on the agency, statistics, training and more.
- National Criminal Justice Reference Service, “a federally funded resource offering justice and substance abuse information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide,” administered by the Office of Justice Programs, U. S. Department of Justice.
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