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Comprehensive Federal and State-by-State listing of law enforcement opportunities.

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Other Criminal and Juvenile Justice Links:

Newsletter for Criminal Justice Educators

Wisconsin State Government with links to Wisconsin state agencies, county and city agencies. Includes Wisconsin Department of Corrections, Wisconsin Probation and Parole, Wisconsin Department of Justice, Office of the State Public Defender, Dane County District Attorney's Office, Dane County Sheriff's Office, and local policing agencies in Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Department of Justice with links to Federal Law Enforcement

Wisconsin Police Corps Students who join the Wisconsin Police Corps will get money for their college education and a job when they commit to walk the streets for at least four years as part of a community oriented police force. Cadets can get up to $30,000 for college and are placed with Wisconsin law enforcement agencies.

Wide range of News Articles, Literature and Web Links for Social Workers and related social issues.

A partnership of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, The Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, and the Center for Mental Health Services, and the National Institute of Corrections, the Office of Justice Programs, and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.

American Probation and Parole Association with related rehabilitation and other services.

Wisconsin Correctional Association - Membership organization including Wisconsin Probation and Parole Agents, Institution personnel, Halfway House representation, and other State and Local Law Enforcement. Student membership is being developed.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences