31 Oct 2019

SAU Professor Selected to Serve as Panel Chair for the 57th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences

As of October 30, 2019, Patrick Webb has been selected to serve as the panel chair for the Current Issues in Juvenile Justice at the 57th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, which is scheduled for March 24-28, 2020, in San Antonio, Texas. “The opportunity is considered an honor in relation to facilitating an efficient and substantive panel discussion within the setting of a national academic and professional conference”.
The panel consists of the following presentations:

Perceptions and Experiences of Dual-Status Youth and Professionals

Author: Dr. Sherri Yvonne Simmons-Horton, University of Texas at San Antonio


The Political Economy of Juvenile Court: Investigating the Relationship between Organizational Factors and “People Processing” Decisions

Author: Steven Zane, Florida State University


The Comparative Effects of Justice System Contact in Childhood and Adolescence on Outcomes in Adulthood

Author: Abigail Novak, University of Florida


Arrested Development: The Color and Cost of Minority Youth Arrest Rates

Author: Patrick Webb, Saint Augustine’s University