Jeffrey Tipton

Preceptor of Criminal Justice

Mr. Jeffrey Tipton

Email Address

Office Number

864-809-5356

Professor Tipton has taught at Limestone College - Columbia since 2003. A native of Richmond, Virginia he served six years in the Naval Reserve as an Operations Specialist and was Honorably Discharged in 1997. After finishing his undergraduate degree he was employed by the Virginia Department of Juvenile Justice and upon completing his graduate education he was employed with the South Carolina Department of Public Safety as a Juvenile Justice Program Coordinator. He has served on numerous committees including the Alston Wilkes Society - Citizen Advisory Council, State Park Correctional Facility - Citizen Advisory Council as well as the George Rogers Heisman Trophy Foundation of the Carolina's Executive Board. His research interest include research methods, school violence, ethical issues in criminal justice, and juvenile corrections. He currently resides in Columbia, South Carolina.

Professional Accomplishments

Publications:

  • Toth, R. C., Crews, G. A., Burton, C. E., & Tipton, J. A. (2008). Between the margins: Special populations and American justice instructor¹s manual. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
  • Tipton, J. A. Girls and juvenile delinquency. (2004) Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice, New York, NY: Routledge Publishing Company.
  • Tipton, J. A. Girls gangs. (2004) Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice, New York, NY: Routledge Publishing Company.
  • Tipton, J. A. Aggression and criminal behavior. (2004) Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice, New York NY: Routledge Publishing Company.
  • Tipton, J. A. (2003). Foundation funding opportunities: Where to look during lean financial times. Newsletter of the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition, 15 (4), 4-5.
  • Tipton, J. A. (2002). Foundations provide financial opportunities for institutions when public funding runs dry.Newsletter of the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition, 15 (2), 4-5.
  • Tipton, J. A. (2002). Attitudes and perceptions of South Carolina juvenile correctional staff, insight into the turnover epidemic. Journal of Crime and Justice, 25 (1), 81-98.
  • Tipton, J. A. (2002). Riots in society. Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publishing Company.
  • Crews, G. A., & Montgomery, R.H., Jr. (2002). Chasing shadows: Confronting juvenile violence in America instructor¹s manual. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. [Contributing Author]
  • Crews, G. A., & Montgomery, R.H., Jr. (2001). Chasing shadows: Confronting juvenile violence in America. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. [Contributing Author]
  • Tipton, J. A., & Crews, G. A. (2000, August). A comparison of public school and prison security measures:Too much of a good thing? Koch Crime Institute Newsletter.
  • Tipton, J. A. (2000). South Carolina youth gang awareness training manual. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Department of Public Safety, Office of Justice Programs.