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Our Region

March 1,


New Website Rollout

June 5, 


2020 Annual Conference Cancelled

June 10,


WACJ Releases Statement on racism in the CJ System

Nov 9-10, 2020

WACJ Virtual Event

News and Updates

The Western Association of Criminal Justice (WACJ) is the Region 5 affiliate of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences