Justice league

Social ecology faculty highlight deficits in effort to improve law enforcement, court processes and corrections

Immigration does not raise crime, UCI-led study finds, refuting common assumption

Meta-analysis mainly shows no correlation at all – or a tendency to reduce illegal activity

UCI Newkirk Center for Science & Society named home for National Registry of Exonerations

Repository noted as leading source of information for official criminal conviction reversals

UCI researchers forecast lower 2017 violent and property crime rates in much of SoCal

Report also provides city trends, comparisons and socio-demographic information

UCI law professor and firearm activist Michele Goodwin

Taking aim at gun violence

Law professor launches national effort to study firearm mayhem, police shootings and survivor trauma

Workshops to mark Clinical Translational Research Day

“Think tank” workshops focusing on young adult autism care and the intersection of justice and science will highlight this year’s Clinical Translational Research Day on Friday, June 3, at the UCI Student Center. Hosted by the Institute for Clinical & Translational Science, the free public event will also feature keynote speaker Dr. Thomas Insell, director […]

Research finds no increase in major crimes after state’s 2011 prisoner release

UCI-edited journal issue dedicated to assessment of California’s ‘realignment’ policy

Jorge Cisneros

Jorge Cisneros named new chief of UCI Police Department

25-year veteran of law enforcement most recently led force in Huntington Park

Allison Jacobs

Renowned cop turns to UCI for online degree

Officer who cracked Jaycee Dugard case enrolls in first-of-its-kind program, now 10 years old.

Charis Kubrin

Rhyme and reason

New social ecology associate professor Charis Kubrin analyzes rap music lyrics in societal context.