James Lasley, Ph.D.
Professor of Criminal Justice
Phone: (657) 278 - 3401
Office: GH 534
Office Hours: M/W/F 11:00-12:00 PM
or by appointment
- 1986, Ph. D. Criminal Justice , Claremont Graduate University
- 1985, M.A. Criminal Justice, Claremont Graduate University
- 1983, M.S. Criminal Justice Administration, San Jose State University
- 1980, B.A. Psychology/Forensic Anthropology, San Jose State University
- Cyber Policing
- Criminal Investigation
Courses Regularly Taught
- CRJU 100 Crime, Law and Justice
- CRJU 300 Intro to Criminal Justice
- CRJU 330 Crime & Delinquency
- CRJU 345 Corrections
- CRJU 475T Topics Administration of Justice Seminar
- 2013 Criminal Investigation: An Illustrated Case Study Approach (with N. Guskos and R.
Seymour), Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson/Prentice-Hall, 592pgs.2
- 2012 Los Angeles Police Department Meltdown: The Fall of the Professional-Reform Model of
Policing, Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis.
- 2011 Assessing the long-term effects of officer race on police attitudes towards the
community: a case for representative bureaucracy theory (with J. Larson, C. Kelso and G.C. Brown), Police Practice and Research: An International Journal (Vol. 12, no. 6), pp. 474-491.
- 2009 P.O.S.T. Driver Training Study: Volume 1 (with B. Gustafson and M. Hooper),
California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), Sacramento,
- 1998 “Designing Out” Gang Homicides and Street Assaults. Research in Brief, Washington, D.C.: National Institute of Justice.
- 1996 Using Traffic Barriers to Design Out Crime: A Program Evaluation of LAPD’s Operation Cul-De-Sac, Washington, D.C.: National Institute of Justice.