Criminal Justice Club

The Albany Technical College’s Alpha Theta Chi Chapter of the American Criminal Justice Association was granted January 6, 2011. The American Criminal Justice Association –is an Association devoted to the furtherance of professionalism in all areas of criminal justice. It strives to encourage greater cooperation among criminal justice agencies and to promote greater understanding between the community and the profession. The Association fosters more responsive training and education to fulfill the needs of the profession through sponsorships of seminars, technical materials and personal contacts. The Association serves as a unified national voice on key issues of the profession.

Membership is composed of persons who are formally committed to the field of criminal justice either through their education or their employment. Memberships are drawn from the total criminal justice spectrum – law enforcement, prosecution, defense, courts, and corrections.