2023-2024 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
CJ 442 - Victimology
Examines patterns, current practice and trends concerning crime victims, including the role of victims in crime, their treatment by the criminal justice system, victims blaming arguments, victims' decisions to report crimes and help prosecute offenders, victim assistance programs, victim compensation and restitution, and victim empowerment. Offered fall semester of even-numbered years. Prerequisite: Junior standing.