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Center Conducts 2017 LGBT+ Conceal & Carry Survey

Researchers attending the Summer Research Institute attended the 2017 Twin Cities Pride Festival June 24-25 to proctor a novel conceal & carry survey aimed at eliciting the observations of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people about their stance on firearms for self-defense. A previous survey found that only 15% of...

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Center for Homicide Research (Spanish version)

El Center for Homicide Research es una organización de investigación académica comprometida con identificar formas de prevenir el homicidio. ¡Nuestra creencia fundamental es que el homicidio se puede prevenir! El asesinato de un ser humano por otro, excepto en circunstancias de autodefensa, es aborrecible. Se sabe mucho sobre el problema...

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American Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Studies

The Center for Homicide Research is partnering with the American Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Studies. This organization offers high quality training on a regular basis. Most classes are held at the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota. Although their in-person seminars are offered mainly in Minnesota, they also...

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Homicide Center Staff in New Orleans for Training

CHR researchers returned recently from attending the meetings of the American Society of Criminology (ASC). Criminologists met together in New Orleans, Louisiana to present and discuss ground-breaking developments in the understanding and prevention of crime, including homicide. The conference was held November 15-19, 2016. New Orleans is often a chosen...

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The Center for Homicide Research offers one of the finest internship programs in the United States. Distanced-based electronic internships begin in Fall of 2020. Qualifying students come from undergraduate, graduate and law schools.

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