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Professors Peterson and Erickson's Research Receives National Attention

Criminal Justice Professors Jillian Peterson and Gina Erickson recently published a study in JAMA Network Open looking at the relationship between armed officers in schools and the number of casualties in school shootings. Their research has received national in attention on Minnesota Public Radio, Seattle's Morning News, and in USA Today. A team of Hamline criminal justice students researched and coded all of the data in the study.