Articles Tagged “Criminal Justice”

  • Update on Last Night’s Aggravated Robbery

    According to Huntsville Police Chief Kevin Lunsford, on December 8th at approximately 11:30 p.m. officers responded to a shooting call in the 2100 block of Sycamore Avenue. Upon investigation, officers learned that the shooting had…

  • Real Talk W/CJ At SHSU This Afternoon

    Another Real Talk with Criminal Justice is coming to SHSU today. SHSU Publications Coordinator for the College of Criminal Justice Beth Kuhles fills us in . . . .

  • Sen. Cornyn Comments On Criminal Justice Reform

    Our senator from Texas, John Cornyn, this week addressed reporters in regard to recent efforts to move forward on Criminal Justice reforms . . . .   Senator Cornyn added, “Hopefully, after we get through…

  • Beto Chair Lecture This Week

    SHSU’s College of Criminal Justice will be featuring a special lecture this week. Publications Coordinator Beth Kuhles tells us all about it . . . .  

  • TDCJ Hiring Seminar

    Current hiring opportunities and career benefits for Correctional Officers and other positions with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice will be presented at a hiring seminar on Monday, October 5th, at 6:30 p.m. at the…

  • Deputy Darren Goforth Scholarship Created At SHSU

    Several groups of Sam Houston State University students, some of whose members will one day be wearing a badge themselves, have joined to establish a scholarship fund in memory of Deputy Darren Goforth of the…

  • Tom Fordyce Appointed to Texas Board of Criminal Justice

    Texas Governor Greg Abbott has appointed and named Dale Wainwright as Chairman of the Texas Board of Criminal Justice. Also appointed to the board were Arlington Police Department Victim Services Coordinator Derrelynn Perryman and local…

  • TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston Honored

    The American Correctional Association has awarded Brad Livingston, Executive Director of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, the 2015 Edward R. Cass Correctional Achievement Award. The award was created in 1962 in honor of Edward…

  • $320,000 Drug Bust By Sheriff’s Office

    The Walker County Sheriff’s Office and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office arrested two male suspects July 14th for Manufacture and Delivery of a Controlled Substance. Deputies from both agencies received information that the two suspects…

  • TDCJ LOOKING FOR CO APPLICANTS

    The Texas Department of Criminal Justice is still seeking qualified applicants to serve the department as correctional officers. According to the TDCJ website, qualified applicants could be eligible for a $4000 sign on bonus. Applicants…