Who We AreA unique, volunteer-driven, nonprofit organization addressing the issue of homicide in our communities.
The mission of the Center for Homicide Research is to promote greater knowledge and understanding of the unique nature of homicide through sound empirical research, critical analysis, and effective community partnerships.
The Center for Homicide Research partners with law enforcement agencies across the country to provide valuable resources that increase case solvability, aid in articulating issues surrounding homicide and reduce the incidence of homicide.
The Center for Homicide Research offers one of the finest internship programs in the United States. Qualifying students come from undergraduate, graduate and law schools. This is a multi-disciplinary opportunity, though majors typically include sociology, criminology, psychology, social psychology, forensic psychology, or law.
Our Center for Homicide Research was very fortunate to receive a $5,000 grant in late 2015 from the Mille Lacs Read more →
A presentation at the November 2016 meeting of the American Society of Criminology included John Hipp of the Irvine Laboratory Read more →
CHR researchers returned recently from attending the meetings of the American Society of Criminology (ASC). Criminologists met together in New Read more →
Center for Homicide Research
2828 University Avenue SE, # 202
Minneapolis, MN 55414-3252