Popular Criminal Justice Jobs

In April 2014, the United States Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported 3,257,690 people working in criminal justice careers at $20.92 mean hourly and $43,510 mean annual wages. Criminal justice is an expanding job field with many openings for suitable candidates in law enforcement, corrections, and security sectors. Career planners interested in criminal justice […]

Different Careers You Can Pursue with a Degree in Criminology

Before going for a degree in any field, it is important to consider the current potential of the job market. Some degrees will always provide you with good employment opportunities and criminal justice or a degree in criminology is generally a good choice these days. The reason is that a degree in criminology will help […]

The Rise of Cyber Crime and Its Affect on Criminal Justice Degrees

Not a week goes by that we don’t hear of a data security breach invading our personal information and wreaking havoc on our financial and personal lives. Target, Home Depot, Snapchat the list grows at an alarming rate every week. While we strive to be cautious and protect our information, cybercriminals can reach you on […]

Benefits of Earning a Criminal Justice Degree in Pakistan

Criminology or criminal justice education is a study of law-breaking and criminal motivation that unites disciplines like psychology, biology, political research, economics and sociology. These subjects are studied under criminal justice to understand the economics, communal circumstances and mentality of the lawbreaker that motivated him/her for the criminal activity. Since criminology is a significant part […]

Job Market for Criminal Justice: Will I Get Hired?

With just about any field, you want to have a good idea of the job market before you commit to it. Criminal justice is no exception, and in general the employment situation is very good, much better than a lot of other areas. But it’s important to understand the potential career paths are so diverse […]

Is a PhD in Criminal Justice Worth It? Yes, Says Academic Job Market

In most fields, the PhD is getting a bad rap these days. With massive costs of both the direct and opportunity variety, the economics just don’t cut it. The worst part is that the academic job market is horrific and full-time positions are vanishing or becoming almost impossible competitions involving hundreds of qualified candidates. The […]

How Do I Become a Criminal Psychologist?

When it comes to criminology and criminal justice paths, the career of the criminal psychologist often attracts a large share of interest. A lot of this is due to the popularity of Criminal Minds and related shows that glamorize the experience of profilers tracking down serial killers. The real life job is not exactly the […]

Highly-Equipped Law Enforcement – 10 Best Apps for Police Officers

Police officers need an effective and tactile approach to catch criminals and fend off crime in their cities. For this, they need some tools to trace their suspects, investigate the crime scene, analyze the whole scenario or case and find out the reality. It gets easier when these tools are available in their pocket, within […]

The Lazy Man’s (Or Woman’s) Guide to Becoming a Domestic Violence Officer

Domestic violence is a widespread crime in American society. According to a survey, more than a million women and 800,000 men have been subject to physical abuse by their partners. This has led local governments and law enforcement agencies to put together special units to tackle cases of domestic abuse. A domestic violence officer works […]

10 Insider Tips to Creating the Finest Bodyguard Resume

A bodyguard or security officer is an expert who is dedicated to protecting the life and safety of a person. Bodyguards often accompany heads of states and celebrities to protect them against any possible threats. The job of a bodyguard is in high demand for law enforcement agencies and, not to mention, affluent people. Professional […]