Date of Award


Document Type

Master's Project

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)


STEM and Professional Studies

Committee Director

Ritz, John M.


To accomplish the purpose of the study, the following goals were targeted: 1. To gather data on violence in urban and rural schools in the Tidewater area; 2. To compare the difference between the violence in urban and rural universities; 3. To identify the most violent and accruing crimes in both the urban and rural schools; 4. To determine attitudes and opinions of security personnel regarding campus crimes.

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