Annual South Texas Victimology Symposium
Each year, the Criminal Justice Department hosts a Victimology Symposium. The event is attended by law enforcement, probation, and parole professionals who earn continuing education credits for their attendance. The working theme of the 2009 Victimology Symposium is "Preventative Services." The symposium is planned for either May or June of 2009.
The following links will navigate you to information on the upcoming symposium and information on past symposiums.
Dr. Susan Ritter's Involvement with the Harlingen Crime, Grafitti and Gang Violence Task Force
Dr. Ritter is currently involved with the Harlingen Crime, Grafitti and Gang Violence Task Force. Her involvement with this task force was recently featured in an article that appeared in the Valley Morning Star. Click HERE to read the feature article on Dr. Ritter and her involvement with gang research.