Institute of Crime ScienceUniversity of CincinnatiInstitute of Crime Science

Institute of Crime Science

Services & Expertise

Services

The ICS offers a broad spectrum of services including training, technical assistance, and research. Among other research, ICS staff are currently involved in studies of racial profiling, officer recruitment, selection, and training, and assessments of public attitudes towards the police. 


Technical Assistance

On-site data gathering

Database creation

Consultation

Identification of best practices

Joint academic-practitioner presentations

Problem identification and solutions

Research

Research /methods design

Data analysis

Evaluations 

Training

On-site training of practitioners on specialized topics

Trainings also offered on campus / at local training academies

Education

Chief scholars program

Distance learning masters degree


Topics of Expertise

Bias based policing Investigations
Citizen attitudes toward police Managing conflict
Community Policing Place management
Crime Analysis and mapping Police community relations
Crime prevention Police management
Criminal investigation Police decision-making
Criminal justice policy reform Police supervision
Drug markets Problem-oriented policing
Evaluation of police policies Street-level police behavior
General policing practices Use of technology

Agencies Receiving Services

International

London Metropolitan Police (England)

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (Canada)

Trinidad & Tobago, Minister of Interior

Turkish National Police


Domestic

Arizona

Arizona Department of Public Safety
Phoenix Police Department, AZ

California

San Diego Police Department, CA
Yolo County Probation, CA

Connecticut

New Haven Police Department, CT
Bridgeport Police Department, CT

Florida

St. Petersburg Police Department, FL

Indiana

Indianapolis Police Department, IN

Kentucky

Fort Wright Police Department, KY

Louisiana

City of New Orleans, LA
City of Baton Rouge, LA

Maryland

Baltimore Police Department, MD

Michigan

Detroit Police Department, MI

Nebraska

Nebraska State Patrol

New Jersey

New Jersey State Police

New York

New York State Police
Buffalo Police Department, NY

North Carolina

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, NC

Ohio

Ohio State Highway Patrol
Canton Police Department, OH
Cincinnati Police Department, OH
Clermont County Sheriff's Department, OH
Cleveland Division of Police, OH
Columbus Police Department, OH
Hamilton County Community Mental Health Board, OH
Hamilton County Sheriff's Department, OH
Springfield Township Police, OH
Youngstown Police Department, OH

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State Police

Washington

City of Seattle

Tennessee

Memphis Police Department, TN

Texas

Dallas Police Department, TX