Michael L. Birzer is Associate Professor of Criminal Justice and Director of the School of Community Affairs at WichitaStateUniversity. His research interests center on police behavior and practices. He recently completed research that examined police relations with the African-American community. In 2007, Professor Birzer published with Cliff Roberson, Policing, Today and Tomorrow -- Prentice-Hall.
Cliff Roberson LLM, Ph.D is an Emeritus Professor of Criminal Justice at WashburnUniversity and Retired Professor of Criminology from California State University-Fresno. His previous academic experiences include Associate Vice-President for Academic Affairs, ArkansasTechUniversity; Dean of Arts and Sciences, University of Houston, Victoria; Director of Programs, National College of District Attorneys; Director of Justice Center, California State University, Fresno; and Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, St. Edwards University. He has authored or co-authored 47 books and texts.