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Careers in Criminal Justice

LAW ENFORCEMENT

Police Officer

http://www.terrehaute.in.gov/departments/pd/employment-opportunities (Terre Haute PD)

http://www.indy.gov/eGov/City/dps/impd/Pages/home.aspx (Indianapolis Metro PD)

http://home.chicagopolice.org/ (Chicago PD)

County Sheriff

http://sheriff.vigocounty.in.gov/ (Vigo County)

http://www.indy.gov/eGov/County/MCSD/Pages/home.aspx (Marion County)

http://www.hamiltoncounty.in.gov/166/Sheriffs-Office (Hamilton County)

State Trooper

http://www.in.gov/isp/ (Indiana)

http://www.isp.state.il.us/ (Illinois)

http://statepatrol.ohio.gov/ (Ohio)

http://www.michigan.gov/msp/ (Michigan)

Federal Bureau of Investigation Agent (FBI)

https://www.fbi.gov/

Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Agent (ATF)

https://www.atf.gov/

Border Patrol Agent/ U.S. Customs Officer

https://www.cbp.gov/careers/frontline-careers/bpa

U.S. Marshals Service

https://www.usmarshals.gov/

Drug Enforcement Administration Agent

https://www.dea.gov/index.shtml

U.S. Secret Service

https://www.secretservice.gov/

Coast Guard

https://www.gocoastguard.com/

U.S. Postal Inspector

https://postalinspectors.uspis.gov/

Internal Revenue Service Agent (IRS)

https://www.irs.gov/

Military Police

https://www.nationalguard.com/careers/military-police (National Guard)

http://www.goarmy.com/careers-and-jobs/browse-career-and-job-categories/legal-and-law-enforcement/military-police.html (Army)

http://www.marines.com/being-a-marine/roles-in-the-corps/logistics-combat-element/military-police-officer (Marines)

https://www.navy.com/careers/first-responders/law-enforcement-security.html#ft-key-responsibilities (Navy)

https://www.airforce.com/careers/featured-careers/security-forces (Air Force)

Department of Natural Resources/Wildlife Officer

https://www.fws.gov/refuges/lawenforcement/career-information.php (U.S. Fish and Wildlife)

 

COURTS

Prosecutor

http://www.vigocounty.in.gov/department/index.php?structureid=9

http://www.elkhartcountyprosecutor.com/

http://pview.findlaw.com/view/1490152_1

Public Defender/ Defense Attorney

http://www.vigocounty.in.gov/department/index.php?structureid=33

http://www.in.gov/judiciary/defender/

http://www.in.gov/judiciary/defender/2329.htm

Paralegal/ Legal Assistant

https://www.bls.gov/ooh/legal/paralegals-and-legal-assistants.htm

https://www.thebalance.com/paralegal-career-profile-2164298

https://www.paralegals.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=1

Court Reporter

http://worldwidecourtreporting.com/Indianapolis.html?gclid=CIXm_d-MytQCFc22wAodfXwBHA

https://www.bls.gov/ooh/legal/court-reporters.htm

http://kentuckianareporters.com/terre-haute-in-court-reporters/

https://www.smithreporting.net/service-area/counties-served/vigo-county

Pretrial Services Officer

https://www.psa.gov/

http://www.nyspt.uscourts.gov/

Court Administrator

http://www.in.gov/judiciary/admin/

http://legalcareerpath.com/court-administrator/

http://www.uscourts.gov/careers/who-works-judiciary/court-administration-and-services-careers

Court Clerk

http://www.vigocounty.in.gov/department/index.php?structureid=3

http://www.terrehaute.in.gov/departments/city-clerk

http://www.criminaljusticedegreeschools.com/criminal-justice-careers/court-clerk/

Guardian Ad Litem

http://www.lawhelpmn.org/files/1765CC5E-1EC9-4FC4-65EC-957272D8A04E/attachments/14EABCC6-E7B0-47C0-A83A-6DC53BA0E8CF/f-8-guardians-ad-litem.pdf

https://definitions.uslegal.com/g/guardian-ad-litem/

http://www.payscale.com/research/US/Employer=Guardian_Ad_Litem/Salary

Bailiff

http://www.criminaljusticedegreeschools.com/criminal-justice-careers/bailiff/

http://www.correctionalofficeredu.org/bailiff-jobs-and-salary/

http://www.uscourts.gov/careers

Victim/ Witness Advocated

http://www.co.champaign.il.us/descript/statt/nbu/VITWITADV.htm\

https://victimsofcrime.org/help-for-crime-victims/get-help-bulletins-for-crime-victims/what-is-a-victim-advocate-

http://www.criminaljusticedegreeschools.com/criminal-justice-careers/victims-advocate/

 

CORRECTIONS

Prison Warden

http://www.correctionalofficeredu.org/jail-administrator/

http://www.criminaljusticedegreeschools.com/criminal-justice-careers/prison-warden/

http://www.correctionalofficer.org/career/prison-warden

Correctional Officer

http://www.correctionalofficeredu.org/indiana/

https://www.bop.gov/jobs/positions/index.jsp?p=Correctional%20Officer

https://www.bop.gov/locations/institutions/tha/

http://www.criminaljusticedegreeschools.com/criminal-justice-careers/corrections-officer/

http://www.doc.sc.gov/Employment/jobvacancies.htm

Probation Officer

http://www.insp.uscourts.gov/

http://www.criminaljusticedegreeschools.com/criminal-justice-careers/probation-officer/

Parole Officer

http://www.criminaljusticedegreeschools.com/criminal-justice-careers/juvenile-probation-officer/

http://www.criminaljusticeusa.com/probation-officer/

http://legalcareerpath.com/parole-officer/

Juvenile Probation Officer

http://www.criminaljusticeprograms.com/specialty/juvenile-probation-officer/

http://www.in.gov/judiciary/probation/2345.htm

http://www.co.monroe.in.us/tsd/Justice/Probation/JuvenileProbation.aspx

Case Manager/ Counselor

http://www.psychologyschoolguide.net/social-work-careers/case-manager/

http://www.criminaljusticedegreeschools.com/criminal-justice-careers/correctional-case-manager/

Correctional Program Staff

http://www.in.gov/idoc/2340.htm

http://www.doc.state.vt.us/involvement/careers-in-corrections/job-specifications/correctional-officer-ii

http://www.michigan.gov/documents/CorrectionsProgramCoordinator_12120_7.pdf

http://www1.salary.com/IN/Correctional-Officer-salary.html

http://www.in.gov/idoc/3283.htm

Substance Abuse Counselor

http://money.usnews.com/careers/best-jobs/substance-abuse-counselor/salary

http://www1.salary.com/Substance-Abuse-Counselor-Salaries.html

https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes211011.htm

http://careersinpsychology.org/start-your-substance-abuse-counseling-career/

Social Worker

https://www.socialworkguide.org/jobs/

http://jobs.salary.com/Job-Openings/Non-Profit-and-Social-Services-Jobs-in-Terre-Haute-IN.html

http://www.hamiltoncenter.org/

Recreation Specialist

https://www.sociologydegreeprograms.org/social-work-careers/recreation-specialist/

https://www.bop.gov/jobs/positions/index.jsp?p=Recreation%20Specialist

https://www.federalpay.org/employees/occupations/recreation-specialist

Teacher

http://tobecomeateacher.org/how-to-become-a-criminal-justice-teacher/

http://careersincriminaljustice.net/degree-directory/careers/criminologist-degree-career-average-salary/

 

OTHER AREAS

Private Investigator

http://www.in.gov/pla/pisg.htm

http://privateinvestigatoredu.org/indiana/

https://www.icsworld.com/Find_Local_Private_Investigator/Indiana.aspx

http://www1.salary.com/IN/Detective-Investigator-Except-Public-salary.html

https://www.salaryexpert.com/salary/job/private-investigator/united-states/indiana/indianapolis

Insurance Investigator

https://www.statefarm.com/careers/become-an-employee/career-areas/claims-investigation-careers

http://www.criminaljusticedegreeschools.com/criminal-justice-careers/fraud-investigator/

http://www.americasjobexchange.com/claims-investigator-job-description

Retail/ Industrial Security

https://sis.us/jobs/#/requisitions

http://www.sisglobalsecurity.com/sis-careers/

Victim Services (shelters, advocacy, organizations, etc.)

http://www.icadvinc.org/job-opportunities/

https://www.psychology-careers.com/victims-advocate/

http://www.coloradocrimevictims.org/job--volunteer-opportunities.html

http://careersinpsychology.org/employment-outlook-guidance-victim-advocates/

http://hubbardhouse.org/index.php/about/jobs/

http://learningpath.org/articles/Becoming_a_Victim_Advocate_Job_Description_Salary_Info.html

Non-Profit Organizations (after school programs, counseling programs, etc.)

https://www.fortworthchamber.com/education/mentoring-programs/

https://www.snpo.org/nonprofitcareers/jobresults2.php?gclid=COfAhNasytQCFcO3wAodVx8Jcw

http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/volunteer-and-nonprofit-careers/

https://www.workforgood.org/job/563162/smart-kid-after-school-program-manager/

https://nonprofithub.org/starting-a-nonprofit/no-funds-no-problem-starting-a-nonprofit-from-scratch/

Research

http://www.careers.org/research

https://career.berkeley.edu/Plan/Research

https://www.nimh.nih.gov/funding/grant-writing-and-application-process/concept-clearances/2007/nimh-career-opportunities-in-research-cor-honors-undergraduate-research-training-grant-t34.shtml

http://www.air.org/page/careers

https://www.governmentjobs.com/jobs?keyword=Research

https://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/about/careers/index.html

Teaching (college or university)

http://learningpath.org/articles/Criminal_Justice_Teacher_Career_Profile.html

https://www.asc41.com/dir3/jobposts.htm

https://www.higheredjobs.com/faculty/search.cfm?JobCat=156

http://www.careerbuilder.com/jobs-criminal-justice-instructor

https://careers.insidehighered.com/jobs/criminal-justice/

Coroner/ Medical Examiner

https://www.governmentjobs.com/jobs?keyword=Medical%20Examiner

http://www.forensicsciencecareers.net/medical-examiner.html

http://www.forensicscolleges.com/careers/medical-examiner

https://www.cookcountyil.gov/agency/medical-examiner

http://learningpath.org/articles/Becoming_a_Coroner_Job_Description_Salary_Info.html

Forensic Scientist

http://www.forensicscolleges.com/careers

http://www.criminaljusticeusa.com/forensic-science/

https://www.aafs.org/students/choosing-a-career/

http://www.forensicscienceonline.org/top-careers/

https://collegegrad.com/careers/forensic-science-technicians

https://www.forensicsciencedegree.org/what-types-of-careers-are-common-in-forensic-science/

Half Way House/ Group Home Staff

http://famm.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/FAQ-Halfway-House-4.24.pdf

https://www.salaryexpert.com/salary/job/halfway-house-worker/united-states

https://www.bop.gov/about/facilities/residential_reentry_management_centers.jsp

 

 

Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice