Vincent J. Webb

Dean and Director
George Beto Criminal Justice Center
Sam Houston State University

Dr. Vincent J. Webb is Dean and Director of College of Criminal Justice and the George Beto Criminal Justice Center at Sam Houston State University. He has also held academic posts at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, Arizona State University, and Southern Illinois University. His research and published scholarship and technical assistance  has addressed a variety of criminal justice policy and public safety issues including police and community responses to gangs, school violence prevention, responding to human trafficking, sex offender residential clustering, and the incarceration of low-level drug offenders. In collaboration with others he helped establish the Center for Violence Prevention and Community Safety and assisted in the implementation of the Trinidad and Tobago Violence Prevention Academy.