In This Installment of Access the Experts
Associate Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice Justin Nix, Ph.D., answers the question: “Has COVID caused gun violence to increase across the United States?”
An expert in areas related to criminal justice, Nix’s research centers on policing with emphases on procedural justice, legitimacy, and officer-involved shootings. He has recently co-authored articles appearing in Justice Quarterly, Criminology & Public Policy, and Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, and is a regular source for expert analysis for local, state, and national media.
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