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Exploring Criminal Justice Careers In Federal Law Enforcement

Posted by Mary Beth Erskine on Apr 2, 2013 6:44:00 AM

As a student in an online criminal justice degree program, you might want to keep an eye on the federal government agencies that offer career paths in law enforcement.

What can you do with an online criminal justice degree?

Have you thought about becoming a G-Man – or a G-Woman?

Originally slang for all government agents, the term, "G-Men," is based on the myth that infamous gangster "Machine Gun" Kelly shouted,“Don’t shoot, G-Men,” when captured by FBI special agents in 1933.

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Topics: Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Program To Stream Incident Command Simulation Lab

Posted by Mary Beth Erskine on Feb 25, 2013 8:19:00 AM

Get an inside look at an authentic incident command simulation. Partnering with military and police personnel, Saint Leo’s criminal justice program will stage a simulated takedown of a human trafficking ring. Be there for the action on March 2.

Your incorrigible dog has done it again. You’re on a walk and before you could yank him away, his sniffer goes into overdrive, and he does his trademark “grab and gulp.”

Who knows what he ingested this time.

A trip to the vet and an X-ray later and you discover the gruesome answer: the tip of a human finger.

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Topics: Criminal Justice

Earning A Criminal Justice Degree On-The-Go

Posted by Mary Beth Erskine on Feb 14, 2013 1:48:00 PM

Saint Leo University's distance learning option gives on-the-road Navy veteran, Rick Watson, the opportunity to earn a criminal justice degree.

Now a retired U.S. Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer, Rick Watson had little opportunity to even think about pursuing a college degree during the 24 years he was serving in the Navy.

"With the amount of time I spent traveling and away from my family while on active duty, it was difficult for me to focus on anything beyond my day-to-day responsibilities," he said.

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Topics: Criminal Justice

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