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George Kelling, PhD Biography

Professor of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University
Con to the question "Should Prostitution Be Legal?"

“We’ve argued for many years that when police pay attention to minor offenses — such as prostitution, graffiti, aggressive panhandling — they can reduce fear, strengthen communities, and prevent serious crime.”

National Review, Feb. 28, 2006

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor, Criminal Justice, Rutgers University
  • Co-Founder, Police Institute, University of Rutgers, Newark, 2001
  • Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute
  • Fellow, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • Former Visiting Fellow, National Institute of Justice
  • Former Professor, Criminal Justice, Northeastern University
  • Distiguished Alumni Award, St. Olaf College
  • PhD, Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1973
  • MSW, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1962
  • BA, Philosophy, St. Olaf College College, 1952
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