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John L. Worrall

John L. Worrall

Professor, Criminology & Criminal Justice
Director of Graduate Studies, Criminology & Criminal Justice
Editor, Police Quarterly
Executive Director, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
GR 2.126

Professional Preparation

PhD - Political Science
Washington State University - 1999

Research Areas

Crime Control Policy, Legal Issues in Policing, Police Use-of-Force, Police Bias


See CV link above.  - publications

Additional Information

John L. Worrall is Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Texas at Dallas. He has published articles and book chapters on a variety of topics ranging from legal issues in policing to crime measurement. He is also the author of several books, including the popular Crime Control in America: What Works? He currently serves as Editor of the journal Police Quarterly and as Executive Director of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.