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 October 24-25, 2019            The Mission Inn, Riverside



Conference Registration

Early Bird registration at reduced fees is available through October 16th.  Members receive a significantly reduced rate.  Non-members can join as part of the registration process.

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Early Bird Regular
Member $105 $130
Non-member $150 $175
Student $20 $25

Note: All fees include lunch Thursday   Parking at Mission Inn is $17 per day


Conference Program

The current program is posted below and it is frequently updated.


Hotel Reservations

Conference attendees receive a discounted rate of $172 (inclusive)/night at the Mission Inn & Spa, located at 3649 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside.  Reservations should be made directly with the hotel by October 2 at 1-800-843-7755. Mention “Association for Criminal Justice” when making your reservation.

Note: Parking is $17 per day


General Information

The following is information that responds to questions frequently asked by registrants.

Tickets: Registration requires selecting “tickets.” Carefully note the options. We have added the option of paying membership dues as part of conference registration. If you are including Membership dues, note that there are additional information items to fill out. Fees change from “Early Bird” to “Regular” on OCTOBER 16TH. This also is the deadline for cancellation refunds.

If you are registering for more than one person, select the number of tickets desired in each category and complete the information for each registrant. Note that N/A is acceptable for required fields. Member fees only apply to members, not to additional non-member registrants.

Persons paying on a credit card OTHER THAN THAT OF THE INITIAL REGISTRANT (such as an agency card) are asked to note that in the section provided AND, once in PayPal, record the registrants names in the section “Instructions to Merchant.”

To Register by Mail: There is a pdf version of the registration form and membership application that can be printed, completed and mailed with a check. The mailing address is on the form. Download the form

IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS REGARDING REGISTRATION, contact our Executive Officer, Ann Goolsby, at: agoolsby@berkeley.edu.

If you have any questions or problems regarding the website, including on-line registration, email the website administrator Mike Stefanko at: webacjrca@gmail.com.



Program Chair: Nancy Rodriquez, Professor,Criminology, Law and Society, University of California, Irvine

Research and Practice in Conversation

Conference Day 1: 10/24

8:15 – 9am Registration
9 – 9:15 Welcome: Mikaela Rabinowitz; Nancy Rodriguez
9:15 – 10:00am Keynote: Riverside County Assistant DA Michelle Paradise
10 – 10:15 am Break
10:15 – 11:45am Collaboration between Criminal Justice Agencies and Outside Researchers: Examples, Experiences, and Advice

Moderator: Randie Chance, Director, California Department of Justice Research Center

  • Stephanie Holliday, RAND
  • James Vooris, Imperial County Sheriff’s Office
  • Christian Gunadi, Presley Center, UC Riverside
  • Holly Child, Santa Clara Probation Department
12:00 – 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 – 1:30pm Student Posters
1:45 – 3:15pm Law Enforcement: Findings and Implications of Recent Research

Moderator: Brandon Martin, Public Policy Institute of CA

  • Magnus Lofstrom, Public Policy Institute of CA
  • Marisa Arrona, Californians for Safety and Justice
  • Sandy Keaton, San Diego Association of Government
  • Sheriff Don Barnes, Orange County Sheriff’s Office
3:15 – 3:30 Break
3:30 – 4:30pm Networking Event
4:30 Happy Hour


Conference Day 2: 10/25

8 – 8:30 Late Registration
8:30 – 9:15 Keynote: Chief Deputy Jamie Clayton, Imperial County Sheriff’s Office
9:30 – 11:00am Community Engagement and Community-Centered Research

Moderator: Nancy Rodriquez, Professor, Department of Criminology, Law and Society, UC Irvine

  • Anthony Robles, Youth Justice Coalition
  • Molly Kraus and Jessica Diep, Cal State LA
  • Assistant Chief Ruben Leyva, San Diego County Probation
  • Lauren Bell, San Francisco Adult Probation Department
11:15am – 12:45pm Criminal Justice Fines and Fees,

Moderator: Tara Agnese, Director of Research, San Francisco Adult Probation

  • Bryan Sykes, UC Irvine
  • Stephanie Campos-Bui, Clinical Supervising Attorney, UC Berkeley


12:45 – 1pm Closing and Thank You: Mikaela Rabinowitz and Nancy Rodriguez
1 – 2:30 Board meeting and Luncheon (Board members and invitees)


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