Ms. Josie Klepper is a Lecturer in the Criminal Justice & Criminology Department at
East Tennessee State University. She received her B.S. and M.A. in Criminal Justice
& Criminology from East Tennessee State University. Her current research interests
include mentally ill offenders and their patterns of offending behavior, juvenile
offenders and effective methods of intervention, terrorism and counter-terrorism efforts,
the use of ethics within the criminal justice field, and crime scene investigation.
She has previously worked in a juvenile correctional facility focusing on matters
such as program evaluation, safety procedures, reintegration into the community, and