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Division of

Criminal Justice

Contact Info


Phone: 916.278.5187

Office: ALP-102

Curriculum Vita

William Vizzard


B.S.:  California State University, Fresno - Criminology
M.S.:  California State University, Bakersfield - Public Administration
D.P.A.:  University of Southern California


Criminal Investigation, Police Organization and Management, Police and Society


Vizzard, William J, Shots in the Dark: Policy Politics and Symbolism of Gun Control (Boulder: Roman and Littlefield) 2000.

Vizzard, William J, In the Crossfire: A Political History of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (Boulder: Lynne Rienner) 1997.