Criminology class on trial!

Today the Criminology major class conducted a mock trial about a domestic violence case. Students were given various roles including; a Judge, jury, attorneys, witnesses, defendants and journalists.

Attorney questions witness in mock trial in Criminology major class.

IMG_2542Here the Judge gives summary and rationale after sentencing, while teacher Ben Widdicombe looks on.

IMG_2551In the role of journalist, one student presents her story on the just-completed mock trial.