Association for Criminal Justice Research

82nd Semi-Annual Meeting
October 15-16, 2015

Wyndham Hotel – Orange County Airport
17941 Von Karman Avenue
Irvine, California 92614

Steven Clark, Ph.D.
Director, Presley Center for Crime and Justice Studies,
University of California, Riverside

California Justice:  Changes and Challenges

Thursday October 15

8:15 AM          Registration:  Catalina I

8:50 AM          President's Welcome and Introduction, Campbell J. Bullock, M.A.,
                       Executive Director, San Joaquin Community Data Coop

9:00 AM          Keynote Address:  Susan Turner, PhD, Professor, Director of Center for
                       Evidence-based Corrections, University of California, Irvine
                       "Changing California’s Imprisonment Profile:  How we consider Offender Risk versus Offence

10:15 AM        Break

10:30 AM        Public Safety Realignment and Crime
                       Moderator:  Elizabeth Siggins                      

                       Magnus Lofstrom, Ph.D., Research Fellow, Public Policy Institute of California
                       Mike Males, Center on Juvenile & Criminal Justice, San Francisco
                       Denise Allen, Chief, Office of Research, Research & Evaluation Branch, CDCR                       

12:00PM         Lunch: Paradise Cafe

1:30 PM          Postsecondary Education for Incarcerated Individuals
Moderator:  Lois Davis, Ph.D., Senior Policy Researcher, RAND Corporation

                       Fred Patrick, Director, Center on Sentencing & Corrections, Vera Institute of
                       Deborah Mukamal, Executive Director, Stanford Criminal Justice Center;  &
                       Rebecca Silbert, Executive Director, Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute on Law
                       & Social Policy, University of California, Berkeley
                       Brant Choate, Superintendent, Office of Correctional Education, California
                       Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
                       Rebecca Baumann, Consultant, former Sr. Staffer to CA Senator Loni Hancock

3:00 PM          Break

3:15 PM          Impact of Proposition 47 on the Courts: Drug Courts Respond
                       Moderator:  Francine Byrne, Supervising Research Analyst, Criminal Justice
                       Services, Judicial Council of California

                       Scott Brown Manager of Special Projects, San Diego Superior Court                        
                       Paul Shapiro Collaborative Courts Officer, Orange County Superior Court
                       Nora Sanchez Operations Director, Criminal, Traffic & Collaborative Courts,
                       Orange County Superior Court.

5:10 PM          No Host Reception:   Bar Lounge

6:30 PM          Association Business Meeting and Dinner:  Avalon I

 Friday, October 16th

8: 30 AM         Late Registration: Catalina I

8:45 AM          President’s Report, Campbell J. Bullock, M.A., Executive Director, San Joaquin
                        Community Data Coop

9:00 AM         Sexual Assault on College Campuses
                      Moderator:  Steven E. Clark, University of California, Riverside 

                      Kathleen Salvaty, JD, Title IX Coordinator, University of California,
                      Los Angeles
                      Jerlena Griffin-Desta Deputy and Executive Director of Student Affairs, UC
                      Office of the President
                      Margo Bennett, MA, Chief of Police, University of California, Berkeley

10:15 AM        Break

10:30 AM        Human Trafficking
                       ModeratorAlec Hendry, Coordinator, the San Diego County Human Trafficking
                       Advisory Council

                       Ami Carpenter, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies,
                       University of San Diego
                       Summer Stephan, JD, Chief Deputy District Attorney, San Diego County
                       Crystal Anthony, MSW, Anti-Human Trafficking Program
                       Coordinator/Anti-Human Trafficking Trainer and Consultant

11:45 AM        Closing Remarks and Evaluation

12:00 PM        Adjourn