Jacqueline B. Helfgott

is Professor of Criminal Justice and Director of the Crime & Justice Research at the Seattle University Department of the Criminal Justice. She has collaborated with the Seattle Police Department on research initiatives for nearly three decades. She leads the Seattle Police Department’s Micro-Community Policing Plans and the Seattle Public Safety Survey, has conducted evaluation research of Seattle Police Department initiatives including the Officer-Mental Health Professional Crisis Response co-responder teams, the IF Project, and Seattle Women’s Reentry, and serves on the Seattle Police Department’s Crisis Intervention Committee. She is author of "Criminal Behavior: Theories, Typologies and Criminal Justice," "No Remorse: Psychopathy and Criminal Justice," editor of the Journal of Criminology, Criminal Justice, Law & Society and Criminal Psychology, and co-author of "Women Leading Justice."