Faculty and Staff

Christopher Kopacki

Title:  Adjunct Instructor

Education: Doctor of Philosophy, Public Policy and Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University Master of Science, Criminal Justice, Virginia Commonwealth University Graduate Certificate, Public Safety, Virginia Commonwealth University Bachelor of Science, Criminal Justice, Bluefield College

Area(s) of Speciality or Practice:  Violent Crime; Use of Force; Crime Scene Reconstruction & Analysis, Criminal Investigations; Police Leadership; Crime Media.

Courses Taught:  PBJ 300 - Policing Theory and Practice (Special Topic); PBJ 300 - Violent Crime and Scene Investigation (Special Topic); PBJ 301 - Organizational Structure and Communication; PBJ 330 - Crime and the Media; PBJ 345 - Criminal Investigations.

Publications:

Kopacki, Christopher G. (In press). Firearms. In Jay Albanese (Ed.). Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. New Jersey: Wiley-Blackwell.

Blackwell, Kenneth A. & Kopacki, Christopher G. (In press). Gambling. In Jay Albanese (Ed.). Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. New Jersey: Wiley-Blackwell.