Criminal Justice

COPP researchers working to improve effectiveness of human trafficking investigations Date: 05/31/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

Criminal Justice Professor and Chair Michael Smith and Criminal Justice Associate Professor Rob Tillyer are conducting research to examine the strengths and weakness of current tools that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) uses in its human trafficking investigations. Researchers may be able to assist in its efforts to reduce human trafficking incidents and help victims.

Recent grad wins new iPAD for completing post-graduation survey Date: 06/14/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff

Divina Rodriguez, who graduated with her bachelor of arts in criminal justice in spring 2018, won an iPAD for completing the department's post-graduation survey. 

UTSA downtown students will have new housing options Date: 06/14/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff

UTSA has partnered with the DoubleTree hotel and Tobin Lofts to accommodate students' housing needs while taking classes at the Downtown Campus.

The 2017 COPP Research Report available Date: 06/12/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

The UTSA College of Public Policy is pleased to share its 2017 Research Report. Report outlines the sponsored research, scholarly activity, research awards received, and active sponsored projects.

Criminal justice alumnus named assistant chief of police for UTSA Date: 06/12/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff

Police Chief Gerald Lewis names Captain Daniel J. Kiley, '00 assistant chief of police for the University of Texas at San Antonio. Kiley, a veteran of the United States Air Force, has an outstanding service record and has served UTSA since 1996.