News: Department of Criminal Justice

U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
People | September 4, 2018
From UNLV Magazine fall 2018 issue
Yuri Graves
Campus News | July 12, 2018
Emergency Management Coordinator Yuri Graves is planning ahead for campus crises, communication, and prevention.
Grad cap with UNLV logo
Campus News | June 5, 2018
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Rachell Ekroos
Research | May 24, 2018
A nursing researcher helps those affected by violent crimes receive quality, equitable assistance from the law enforcement, medical, and justice systems.
UNLV students in caps and gowns celebrating commencement
People | May 9, 2018
UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
Breanna Boppre
Research | May 8, 2018
Boppre channeled her childhood experience into a lifelong goal of bringing changes to the incarceration system in order to help people rebuild their lives.
portrait of woman
People | April 18, 2018
Alexis Kennedy wins 2018 Community-Based Research Award for a study that includes the views of survivors.
Max Ornelas throws a left uppercut
Athletics | April 17, 2018
Criminal justice student Max Ornelas juggles hitting the books and hitting the heavy bag as a pro boxer.
Campus skyline
Campus News | March 27, 2018
Awards recognize those on campus who demonstrate a commitment to community partnership
Portrait of Yuri Graves, UNLV's first emergency manager, stands by a call box.
People | March 23, 2018
The university's emergency manager comes by his experience with crisis planning courtesy of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Melissa Rorie at a gaming table.
Research | February 26, 2018
Criminal justice professor Melissa Rorie digs into the relationship between Nevada's casinos and its gaming regulators.
Portrait of Amanda Gordon, Alumni Board and Volunteer Relations Coordinator
People | February 26, 2018
So married to UNLV that she had her wedding reception on campus, this alum says working at her alma mater is a natural progression.