Bridging the Accountability Gap: The Special Court for Sierra Leone
by Dale McFeatters
In October 2017, the Army revised Field Manual 3-0, Operations, the capstone doctrine on unified land operations, to focus on conducting and sustaining large-scale combat operations. Large-scale combat operations are the employment of the range… Read More
Inside this issue:
Hidden Changes in Organizational Culture and Their Lasting Effects
by Christopher R. Allen and Ted A. Thomas
New Generation Warfare and the Just War Tradition
by Richard E. Berkebile
Disenfranchisement Breeds Conflict
by Benjamin E. Birtles
Criminal Ethos of Russia: The Great Western Dilemma
of Fighting… Read More
On July 11, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced the establishment of a Task Force on Market Integrity and Consumer Fraud. President Trump signed an executive order establishing the task force on the same day.
The new task force will investigate and prosecute crimes of fraud committed against the U.S.… Read More
The Pursuit of Justice: Assistance Needed to Tackle the
International Criminal Court’s Prevention Component
by Jason Elbert
Don’t be a bystander, don’t let it happen again.” Henry Greenbaum, a Polish survivor of the Auschwitz Concentration Camp, gave these parting words of prevention to a small group of students… Read More
Earlier this month, the Department of State released the 2017 International Narcotic Control Strategy Report (INCSR). In a teleconference on March 2, Assistant Secretary for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs William Brownfield introduced the INCSR, saying “This report… tells a picture of the international architecture that is now in… Read More
This month the U.S. Departments of Justice, Homeland Security, and Labor announced the selection of six new Anti-Trafficking Coordination Teams (ACTeam). These teams will lead Phase II of the ACTeam Initiative, an interagency effort to streamline federal criminal investigations and prosecutions of human trafficking offenses that began in 2011.
The… Read More
In May, the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing released their final report identifying best practices and recommendations for mending relationships between law enforcement and the communities they protect and serve...
This paper looks at the disjointed efforts, a lack of understanding, and limited motivation to participate that characterize the current state of affairs on combating transnational organized crime, and examines approaches to better address this issue. The authors discuss whole-of-government and partner-nation efforts to combat transnational organized crime.
October 21, 2014
This evening program at the University of Kansas will examine the national and local responses to the plight of veterans within the criminal justice system...