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Department of Criminal Justice

Humphreys Building 300
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4950

Dr. Gregg W. Etter, Sr.

Associate Professor


Ed.D. in Occupational Adult Education, Oklahoma State University
M.A. in Criminal Justice, Wichita State University
B.G.S. in Political Science & History, Wichita State University

Professional Experience

Lieutenant in the Sedgwick County Kansas Sheriff's Department

Classes Regularly Taught

CJ 1000 - Introduction to Criminal Justice
CJ 2101 - Police Organization and Management
CJ 3010 - Policing a Democratic Society
CJ 3020 - Comparative Justice Systems
CJ 4000 - Hate Crimes & Enforcement
CJ 4000 - American Jails
CJ 4420 - Organized Crime
CJ 5102 - Administration in Criminal Justice

Research Interests

Gangs & organized crime
Hate crimes & extremist groups
Domestic violence

Selected Publications

Etter, G. and Knox, G. (2008) Hate Crimes: and Extremist Gangs. New Chicago School Press. ISBN# 0-9710539-3-6.

Etter, G. and Pennel, R. (2012) Assault and Homicide Investigation. In Introduction to Criminal Investigation . Michael Birzer and Cliff Roberson Eds. Boca Raton, FL; CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group. Released, September, 2011.

Etter, G. (2011) Drug Wars: All Is Not Quiet On The Mexican Front. Journal of Gang Research. 18(4) Summer.

Contact Information

Office: Humphreys Building, Room 302F-1
Phone: 660-543-8902