Criminal Justice Professor Co-Authors Two Books

Jennifer Allen, Ph.D

Jennifer Allen, Ph.D, Professor at NSU’s Fischler College of Education and School of Criminal Justice, has coauthored two books, The SAGE Guide to Writing in Policing: Report Writing Essentials and The SAGE Guide to Writing in Corrections.

 Focusing on building confident report writers across the field of policing, The SAGE Guide to Writing in Policing: Report Writing Essentials, trains students in a wide array of concepts, best practices and writing skills that can be applied both academically and professionally. Conversely, The SAGE Guide to Writing in Corrections, focuses on writing skills specific to the correctional profession, while giving students a deeper understanding of technical and academic writing concepts and information literacy.

Allen has been published in the areas of restorative justice, juvenile delinquency and justice, youth programming, police crime, and police administration and ethics. Additionally, Allen is also the coauthor of The SAGE Guide to Writing in Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice Administration: A Service Quality Approach, and Juvenile Justice: A Guide to Theory, Policy, and Practice.

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