About

Professor Chris Menton

Professor of Criminal Justice
Roger Williams University

(401) 254-3662 ~ pmenton@rwu.edu

 

A Career as a Correction Officer

My career began with taking a civil service exam when I was a junior in college. By the time I was a senior, I had been interviewed and scheduled to start at the Correction Officer Training Academy…

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Teaching Philosophy

I was first instructed – advised to acquire an educational philosophy in the first course of my doctoral program. The choices were Perennialists, Essentialists, Existentialism and Progressivism…

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Bicycle Patrols Versus Car Patrols

This article compares police bicycle patrols to police motor patrols. Both were observed under same or similar conditions. These observations took place in five cities…

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