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Dale Ballucci

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Dale Ballucci, Assistant Professor

PhD, Sociology, University of Alberta

Dale Ballucci is a criminologist who investigates policing, administration of criminal justice, and theories of governance. She has published on sexual and intimate partner violence, the attitudes of police officers, collaborative policing, and digital evidence. She is currently working on projects looking at police responses to sex offenders, high volume offenders, intimate partner violence, and how the police deal with child and youth victim of sexual assault in Canada. Her research topics are diverse but her primary focus is investigating the operations of legal practice, and the administration of criminal justice.

Areas of Specialization

  • Administration of the criminal justice system;
  • Criminology;
  • Policing
  • Sociology of Law;
  • Theories of Governance;
  • Sociology of childhood;
  • Young offenders

Selected Publications