Tag Archives: law enforcement

Globe University Graduate, Police Officer Offers Advice to Students

Josh Gales, a graduate of the criminal justice program here at Globe University-Eau Claire, is now living his dream as a police officer for the Somerset Police Department in St. Croix County. This is the story of how he got here. Education Josh began school with the intention of becoming a police officer. His program chair, Patti
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Deadly Mistakes

Contributed by David Jones, Criminal Justice Program Chair, Globe University Appleton Every veteran cop has learned far too many lessons the hard way. Many of these lessons have been passed down in training academies, through Field Training Officers and in text books. A wise man will learn from other peoples’ mistakes. This is increasingly important
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Build Your Law Enforcement Career With Education

Contributed by David Jones, Criminal Justice Program Chair, Globe University – Appleton Continuing Education and Law Enforcement Today in American law enforcement, higher education is rapidly becoming the norm. Over the past decade many departments across the nation have raised the minimum standard to include various amounts of college education. The State of Wisconsin sets
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Insight from Inside the Line of Duty

Students in the criminal justice degree program at Globe University -Wausau had an opportunity to meet with Lieutenant Terry McHugh of the Kronenwetter Police Department. Lt. McHugh began our meeting with a tour of the Kronenwetter Police Department, Municipal Center and Fire Department. There were a number of topics that Lt. McHugh addressed with the
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Pulling the Trigger: Volume II

Larry Brubaker is an instructor for the criminal justice degree program at Globe University Online. He has spent 29 years working with the FBI and has published the second volume of his book Pulling the Trigger. He recently appeared on a Minneapolis radio station, KQRS, to discuss his new publication. In his book, Pulling the
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Intense Field Trip Yields Quick Critical Thinking

Students Take Part in Real Life Police Scenarios Through Firearm Simulation Globe University – Madison East criminal justice students in the introduction to criminal justice class took part in a firearms training system simulation at Truax Field  Air National Guard Base in Madison.  After a brief tutorial on how to load and handle a rifle, students participated
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Examining Cultural Diversity in Law, Courts, and Corrections

Criminal Justice Students Analyze Diversity and Disparity in La Crosse and Jackson Counties Partnering with local law enforcement agencies, Globe students, pursing  criminal justice degrees, in Scott Alo’s Cultural Diversity class supported area police forces while applying classroom knowledge to local populations in a dynamic service learning project. For the project, the class was split
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