Dr. Robert K Perkins, associate professor
and sociology chair, has been appointed
by Norfolk City Council to serve on the
Criminal Justice Committee for the City
of Norfolk. He will work with the
chief justices, the chief of police,
commonwealth’s attorney and the sheriff.
The charge of this board is to develop,
establish and maintain community-based
corrections programs to provide the
judicial system with sentencing alternatives
for those convicted of certain
misdemeanors or non-violent felonies.