• The Justice system and how it has changed...

    The Justice system and how it has changed…

    Getting your criminal justice degree means gaining a fundamental understanding of not only where the justice system stands now, but also how it has evolved. In our latest infographic, learn how crime analysis has changed for the better since 1784 SEE THE FULL INFO GRAPHIC WITH ALL THE DETAILS ON THE PORTLAND STATE UNIVERSITY SITE […]

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5 Myths about the Criminal Justice Field

Society today has an obsession with crime. Television shows that showcase crime solving tend to make us all feel like amateur detectives. But much of what we see and think about the criminal justice system is not entirely accurate. Whether you’re just interested in the inner workings of the criminal justice system or you are working toward your bachelor’s in Criminal Justice, it’s important to understand what is real and what is not.

We expose the top five myths about the criminal justice system in our latest infographic:

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See the fill Infographic by clicking the image above or following this link to the Portland State University page

The Justice system and how it has changed…

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Getting your criminal justice degree means gaining a fundamental understanding of not only where the justice system stands now, but also how it has evolved. In our latest infographic, learn how crime analysis has changed for the better since 1784

SEE THE FULL INFO GRAPHIC WITH ALL THE DETAILS ON THE PORTLAND STATE UNIVERSITY SITE – CLICK THE IMAGE ABOVE