Dr. Julie B. Raines

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice


Julie B. Raines is an Associate Professor in the Criminal Justice Department at Marist, with both a Ph.D. and law degree.  Dr. Raines teaches Senior Seminar: Capping, CJ Ethics, Law and Society, CJ Cross Cultural Systems, and FYS: True Crime in Film.  Her dissertation, Ethics in Policing, was published in 2010 with Jones & Bartlett.  Dr. Raines has published several articles in the areas of mental health court jail diversion and policing, including Screening Participants into Mental Health Court Jail Diversion Programs, Mental Health Court Survey, El Al Airline Passenger Profiling Revealed, Law Enforcement Policy: Use of Force and her most recent article Communicating Office Policy Regarding Ethical Misconduct in Law Enforcement Training. During her career, Dr. Raines has submitted over $3 million in grant requests and administrated close to $300,000 in grant funding, focusing primarily on implementing mental health jail diversion courts. In 2009, Dr. Raines earned a Faculty Excellence Award in the area of Outreach and Public Engagement from Northern Kentucky University for her role in developing a regional mental health court. In 2012, Dr. Raines earned a Faculty Recognition Award for excellence in research from Marist College.


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