Criminal Justice Subject Guide


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BOOKS
Criminal Justice - EBSCO eBooks  Watch Demo
True Crime - A Pinterest board with book covers and description of our true crime books. 
NWCC Library Books - Search the library catalog for books at any Learning Resource Center.   Watch Demo
DATABASES
Academic Search PremierFind articles on a variety of subjects, including criminal justice.      
CQ Researcher - Comprehensive coverage of today's issues.   
Issues and ControversiesInformation about today's pressing issues. Includes a guide to selecting a research topic.   Watch Demo
Opposing ViewpointsResearch the pros and cons of issues.  
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences CollectionArticles from over 400 psychology and behavioral sciences journals.    Watch Demo
Proquest NewsstandNewspaper articles from the US and around the world.    Watch Demo
VIDEOS
Criminal Justice Video Collection - Streaming videos from Films on Demand.  Watch Demo
Criminal Justice - News clips from NBC Learn Higher Ed.
WEBSITES
Bureau of Justice Statistics - Statistics on crime, including results from the National Crime Victimization Survey.
Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis and Cutting Tool - Obtain statistics for crime and fire incidents for post-secondary instititutions.
Crime Solutions.gov - Reviews justice programs and practices for effective solutions.
Death Penalty Information Center - A non-profit organization that provides analysis and statistics on the dealth penalty.
Famous Trials - Information on famous trials, including pictures, transcripts, and analysis.
National Archive of Criminal Justice Data - Downloadable criminal justice statistics. Some data can be analyzed online.
The National Registry of Exonerations - Provides information on people who had charges cleared against them after they were wrongly convicted.
National Institute of Justice - This agency from the US Department of Justice that uses science to assist in education with criminal justice issues.
Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics -  Data on criminal justice topics.
Uniform Crime Reports - From the FBI, crime statistics reported from over 18,000 organizations.
United Nations Office on Drug and Crime - Information about global crime issues and statistics.
World Criminal Justice Library Electronic Network - Many links to criminal justice resources around the world.
Local News
Commercial Appeal - Daily newspaper for Memphis and surrounding areas.
Democrat - Weekly newspaper for Senatobia and Tate County.
DeSoto Times Tribune - Locally owned newspaper for DeSoto County.
Oxford Eagle - Locally owned newspaper for Oxford.
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - News from Tupelo and Northeast Mississippi.
Local Police Departments
Office of Campus Police - Northwest's Campus Police
DeSoto - Southaven Police   DeSoto County Sheriff
Oxford - Oxford Police   Lafayette County Sheriff
Senatobia - Senatobia Police    Tate County Sheriff
State Organizations
Federal Bureau of Investigation - Jackson Division - The main office of the FBI in Mississippi.
Mississippi Department of Corrections - Includes research and statistics and an inmate search.
Mississippi Office of Homeland Security - Protects Mississippi from disasters and aids in recovery.
Federal Organizations
Central Intelligence Agency - Includes the World Factbook and a directory of World Leaders.
Federal Bureau of Investigation - Links to statistics, America's Most Wanted list, and information about scams.
United States Department of Justice Agencies - A list of all the agencies that comprise the Department of Justice.