Gary LaFree is a professor of criminology and criminal justice at the Universities of Maryland, College Park and New Mexico. He is a former chairman of both the Crime, Law, and Deviance section of the American Sociological Society and a division of the American Society of Criminology.
"The criminal justice system is composed of a sprawling bureaucracy with many separate agencies that are largely autonomous and independent."
Writings by Gary LaFree
Losing Legitimacy: Street Crime and the Decline of Social Institutions in America (1998)