New Strategies for Combating Violent Crime: Drawing Lessons from Recent Experience
Full Committee Hearing

Full Committee
Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2008
Time: 10:00 AM

Agenda


NOTICE OF COMMITTEE HEARING

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary has scheduled a hearing on "New Strategies for Combating Violent Crime: Drawing Lessons from Recent Experience" for Wednesday, September 10, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 562 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

By order of the Chairman

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)
  2. Senator Russ Feingold (D - WI)
  3. Senator Joe Biden Jr. (D - DE)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Dr. Alfred Blumstein
    Professor, H. John Heinz III School of Policy and Management
    Carnegie Mellon University
    Pittsburgh , PA
  2. Dr. George Kelling
    Professor
    School of Criminal Justice, Rutgers-Newark University
    Newark , NJ
  3. Colonel Dean Esserman
    Chief of Police
    Providence Police Department
    Providence , RI
  4. Jeremy Travis
    President, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
    City University of New York
    New York , NY
  5. Reverend James Summey
    English Road Baptist Church
    High Point , NC