Reviewer for Professional Journals:
Criminal Justice Review
Criminal Justice International
Criminal Justice Americas
Crime and Criminal Justice
Quarterly Journal of Ideology
American Journal of Police
Journal of Criminal Justice Education
Criminal Justice Research Bulletin
Journal of Crime and Justice
Crime and Victims
Aggression and Violent Behavior: A Review Journal
Training on the Investigation of Serial Murder to area
police officers and investigators in
Consultant and Presenter at Major Case Practices Workshop/ File Review II the Dark Side of Humanity Workshop for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Project KARE, High Risk Missing Persons/Unsolved Homicides, January 30, to February 2, 2006
Special Invitee to the FBI’s Serial Murder Symposium,
Consultant and Presenter at Conducted two-day training program on “Serial Murder Investigation” at University of Houston Clear Lake, December 15, 16, 2003.
Conducted two-day training program on “Serial Murder
Investigation” at the El Paso County Sheriff’s
Conducted two-day training program on “Serial Murder/Serial
Rape Investigation” at the Corpus Christi Police Department,
Conducted two-day training programs on “The Investigation of Serial Homicide” at the University of Houston at Clear Lake (December 2003, Corpus Christi Police Department (March 2004, and the El Paso Sheriff’s Department (May 2004).
Participated in FBI National Academy Graduates training program in at El Paso Sheriff’s Department by providing a three-hour presentation on “The Problems of a Serial Murder Investigation.”(October 2003)
Editorial Advisory Board Member, Encyclopedia of Homicide and violent Behavior, Sage Publications, 2003.
“Mind of a Murderer,” a Workshop for the
Editorial Advisory board member, Journal of Aggression and Violent Behavior.
Instructor, “The Investigation of Serial Murder”, Western
Illinois Police Training Unit,
Consultants and Instructor to the Illinois Attorney General’s Office and Illinois Local Law Enforcement Officer’s Training Board for the development and delivery of Elderly Service Officer Training and Elderly Service Leadership Training for the State of Illinois.
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES (continued)
Continued contacts by numerous newspaper and magazine
Consultant to CNN Special Reports in order to assist them in coordinating television interviews and packaging a two-hour television special entitled “Murder by Number” which aired on CNN in January and in February, 1993.
Interviewed by CNN Special Reports television team for television special entitled “Murder by Number”.
Organized the First International Conference on Serial and
Mass Murder at the
Presented an overview of research into the phenomenon of
serial murder using Aldus Persuasion computer software and QuickTime
computer-video software at the
“Serial Murder” to the Administration of Justice Students
Guest speaker in class on Women and Mystery Novel,
Testified in US Federal Court,
“Personal Development” videotaped interview on preparing for the future, Mended Educational Corporation. (July 1992)
Interviewed by Channel 17 Television news. Asked to comment
on rising homicide rate in
Chair and Organizer, Panel-“Serial Murder: Works in
Chair and Organizer,
Panel-“Serial Murderer Case studies.” Student Panel, Midwestern Criminal
Justice Association Annual Conference in
Subject of feature article and interview in Politieblad
(Netherlands Police Journal), July 1991 and Profiles (
“Serial Murder and Its Investigation”, Law Enforcement
to Serial Murder”, First Annual Major Case Homicide Investigation’s Conference,
Consultation with Gainesville Police Department, Gainesville, Florida on serial murder investigation regarding media relations and task force organization, August and September, 1990.
“The Future of the Global
Economy and Continuing Education,” Workshop Presentation to
Seven Year Academic Review of Social Justice Professions
Chair and Organizer, Panel-“Future of Crime and Justice:
Beyond the Year 2000,” American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting in
“Female Serial Murderers, All Things Considered”. (December 12, 1990), interviewed by Linda Wortheimer for National Public Radio broadcast.
Numerous interviews with television media to included
Discovery Channel, MSNBC with Brian Williams, the Nachman show on MSNBC, and
local television stations in
Numerous interviews on the topic of serial murder with
journalists from Associated Press,
interviewed and answered telephone calls from across country, WKOA Radio
Station (March 15, 1990),
“Investigation of Serial Homicides,” developed for the New
York State Federation of Police and presented at
Chair and Organizer Panel-“Future Technology: Impact on
Crime and Justice,” Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Annual Meeting in
Member of Editorial board, New York Law Enforcement Journal.
“Police Networking and the Future,” Second Annual Conference
Developed training course for the Springfield Police Department entitled, “Interviewing Skills: Enhancing Eyewitness Recall”.
Consultant to the Illinois Local Law Enforcement Officers Training board.
Member, Board of
Instructor, “Investigation of Serial Murder, “International
Homicide Investigation Seminar,
Member of Editorial Board, Quarterly Journal of Ideology, 1986 to 1995.
Chair and Organizer, Panel-“Serial Murder: Understanding
Detection and Early Apprehension”, for Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
Criminal Justice Advisory Committee Member,
“Networking: The Resolution to Linkage blindness in Serial Crime,” Guest Speaker, First National conference on Serial Murders, Unidentified Bodies and Missing Persons, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, April 13, 1986.
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES (continued)
Speaker, New York State Governor’s Conference on Crime Prevention,
Instructor, Tracking Serial Murderers training course,
Panel Discussant, The Female Offender, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Orlando, Florida, March 17, 1986.
Expert Witness, Case Review and Technical Research on law
enforcement and legal liability for Talmadge, Mallis, and Green, Attorneys at
Assisted in the production of a police training film on serial murderer Henry Lee Lucas for the Texas Department of Public Safety, 1984.
Provided data analysis on summaries of homicides cleared on
suspects Henry Lee Lucas and Ottis Toole for Texas Rangers,
Provided planning and analysis assistance to Planning and
Research Division, Houston (Texas) Police Department in planning, research
design and process evaluation of experimental team policing program (1983).
Graduate Assistant responsibilities while attending
Resource Person and Instructor, “Criminal Justice and Older Persons: Training
Applications, sponsored by the National Retired teachers
Association/American Association of Retired Persons and the Federal bureau of
Attendance at numerous criminal justice training programs, institutes and conferences at local, regional and national level.
Active in Michigan Criminal Justice Educators Association—Held offices of Secretary/Treasurer, Executive Board Member, Vice President and Newsletter Editor.
Developed and taught crime prevention programs for the
elderly at various locations in Jackson County, Michigan for Continuing
Served on Detective Promotional Board for Jackson Police
Served on numerous Academic Committees and Governance
Volunteer Instructor, Domestic Violence Program,