Profiles in "Criminal Justice System" Expertise Area

  • Decker's primary research focus has been on criminal justice policy, gangs, violence, and the offender’s perspective.
  • Trinkner's research seeks to understand why people follow rules and defer to authority and how regulatory agencies can best foster support from those they serve.
  • Shi Yan is an assistant professor at ASU's School of Criminology and Criminal Justice. He studies guilty pleas, sentencing, & risk issues in criminal justice. He has a Ph.D. from UAlbany. For more info,
  • Juan Rocha is an attorney in private practice. For six years, he was a federal public defender. He practices immigration and criminal law. He has written extensively about crimmigration law. He is a lecturer at the ASU School of Law.