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Criminal Justice: Careers

Online Career Resources

National Institute of Justice Expert Chats

NIJ and Harvard's Government Innovators Network join forces to bring you a wide variety of crime and justice-related expert chats. Listen online to experts in the field discuss the latest issues.

OJP - Training and Technical Assistance

Training and technical assistance is available to provide the juvenile and criminal justice field, as well as victim service providers, with practical or specialized knowledge. OJP supports a broad range of training and technical assistance projects, such as information sharing, conferences and workshops, strategic planning, and staff development.

Possible Career Areas

  • Police Officer
  • Lawyer
  • Accident Investigator
  • Secret Service Agent
  • Bailiff
  • Border Patrol Agent
  • Corrections Officer
  • Court Reporter
  • Criminologist
  • Customs Agent
  • Detective
  • Evidence Technician
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation Agent
  • Homeland Security Agent
  • Judge
  • Park Ranger
  • Prison Warden
  • Probation Officer
  • Security Specialist
  • Sheriff
  • Wildlife Game Warden