Rachel Walton

Criminal Justice

Professor


Rachel Walton

Contact Information

Office Location: CIB 214
Phone: (435) 613-5272
Email: rachel.walton@usu.edu

Educational Background

EDD, University of San Francisco, 2005
MA, Education/Public Service, University of San Francisco, 1978
BS, Natural Resource Conservation, Humboldt State College, 1969

Biography

Earned B.S. degree in Natural Resources from Humboldt State College; M.A. Education and Ed.D Organization and Leadership University of San Francisco, 2005. 31 years California law enforcement.

Teaching Interests

Criminal justice and cold case homicide means methods and techniques to students and law enforcement.

Research Interests

Cold Case homicides and wrongful convictions

Awards

Outstanding Service Award, 2012

USU Eastern/College of Eastern Utah

Program Development Planning Award, 2012

RCDE Utah State University

Faculty Escort and Mentor for Valedictorian , 2012

USU Eastern, Liberal Arts Division

2011

International Association for Identification


Publications | Books

  • Walton, R.H, (2013). Cold Case Research: Resources for Unidentified, Missing and Cold Homicide Cases. Taylor and Francis Group/CRC Press *
  • Walton, R.H, (2013). Practical Cold Case Homicide Investigations: Procedural Manual. Taylor and Francis Group [CRC Press] *
  • Walton, R.H, (2006). Cold Case Homicides: Practical Investigative Techniques. Taylor and Francis Group/CRC Press

    Publications | Book Chapters

  • Walton, R.H, Pettem, S., (2016). Handbook of Missing Persons: Investigation of Long Term Missing Persons As Cold Case Homicides: An American Perspective. Springer

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Curriculum

  • Walton, R.H, Cold Case Analysis.

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Journal Articles

Professional Journal

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Publications | Other

    Other

      An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

      Teaching

      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Spring 2020
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2020
      SOC 4770 - CJ Field Education and Experience, Fall 2019
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2019
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2019
      SOC 4770 - Applied Criminal Justice Internship, Spring 2019
      SOC 4770 - Applied Criminal Justice Internship, Spring 2019
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Spring 2019
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2019
      SOC 4770 - Applied Criminal Justice Internship, Fall 2018
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2018
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2018
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Fall 2018
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Spring 2018
      CJ 1330 - Criminal Law, Spring 2018
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2018
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2018
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Spring 2018
      CJ 2350 - Laws of Evidence, Spring 2018
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2017
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2017
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2017
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Fall 2017
      CHSS 2250 - Introductory Internship/Co-op, Fall 2017
      CJ 2350 - Laws of Evidence, Fall 2017
      CJ 2340 - Survey of Criminal Procedure, Fall 2017
      CJ 1355 - Crime Scene Processing, Spring 2017
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Spring 2017
      CJ 2860 - Criminal Justice Field Experience, Spring 2017
      CJ 1330 - Criminal Law, Spring 2017
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2017
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Spring 2017
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2016
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2016
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2016
      CJ 2350 - Laws of Evidence, Fall 2016
      CJ 2340 - Survey of Criminal Procedure, Fall 2016
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Spring 2016
      CJ 2860 - Criminal Justice Field Experience, Spring 2016
      CJ 1330 - Criminal Law, Spring 2016
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2016
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2016
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Spring 2016
      CJ 2350 - Laws of Evidence, Spring 2016
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2015
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2015
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2015
      CJ 2350 - Laws of Evidence, Fall 2015
      CJ 2340 - Survey of Criminal Procedure, Fall 2015
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Spring 2015
      CJ 2860 - Criminal Justice Field Experience, Spring 2015
      CJ 1330 - Criminal Law, Spring 2015
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2015
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Spring 2015
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2014
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2014
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Fall 2014
      CJ 2350 - Laws of Evidence, Fall 2014
      CJ 2988 - Special Problems, Fall 2014
      CJ 2340 - Survey of Criminal Procedure, Fall 2014
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Spring 2014
      CJ 2860 - Criminal Justice Field Experience, Spring 2014
      CJ 1330 - Criminal Law, Spring 2014
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2014
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Spring 2014
      CJ 2988 - Special Problems, Spring 2014
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2013
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2013
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Fall 2013
      CJ 2350 - Laws of Evidence, Fall 2013
      CJ 2340 - Survey of Criminal Procedure, Fall 2013
      CJ 1355 - Crime Scene Processing, Spring 2013
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Spring 2013
      CJ 2860 - Criminal Justice Field Experience, Spring 2013
      CJ 1330 - Criminal Law, Spring 2013
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2013
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Spring 2013
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2012
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2012
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2012
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2012
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Fall 2012
      CJ 2350 - Laws of Evidence, Fall 2012
      CJ 1355 - Crime Scene Processing, Spring 2012
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Spring 2012
      CJ 2860 - Criminal Justice Field Experience, Spring 2012
      CJ 1330 - Criminal Law, Spring 2012
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2012
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Spring 2012
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Spring 2012
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Spring 2012
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2011
      CJ 1340 - Criminal Investigations, Fall 2011
      CJ2988 - Criminal Justice Special Problems, Fall 2011
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2011
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2011
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2011
      CJ 1350 - Introduction to Forensic Science, Fall 2011
      CJ 2350 - Laws of Evidence, Fall 2011
      CJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice, Summer 2011

      Creative Works | Other

      • Politics Pardons and Murder: The Coyote Flat Murders of 1925, Other, Present cold case homicide lecture and dissertation evolution to textbook - 2016
      • Politics Pardons and Murder: The Coyote Flat Murders of 1925, Other, Present cold case homicide lecture and dissertation evolution to textbook - 2016