School of Criminal Justice and Criminalistics

  • Photo of Los Angeles Skyline
  • Photo of Lobby Of Hertzberg-Davis Forensic Science Center
  • Photo of Laboratory Apparatus
  • Photo of Criminalistics students in Laboratory
  • Special Assistant to City Attorney Mike Feuer, Capri Maddox, speaking at the Senior reception ceremony
  • Alpha Phi Sigma students with Professor Smolter and Dr. Gauthier
  • Dr. K. Roberts and Criminalistics graduate students

Director’s Welcome and School Mission

Welcome to the School of Criminal Justice & Criminalistics, a leading program in the study of criminal justice and criminalistics in California. Our faculty are dedicated to bridging research, policy, and practice in the classroom and through their research.


Chancellor Visits SIM Lab