Stephen White

Stephen White

Adjunct Faculty


3291 Faculty Administration Building, Detroit, MI 48202-3622

Stephen White

  • Law Enforcement Officer, Detroit Police Department, Detroit, Michigan (1973 – 2009)
  • Adjunct Faculty, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan (1991 – present)


  • Michigan State University, Lansing, Michigan Post Graduate Completed coursework for doctoral degree in criminal justice
  • University of Detroit, Detroit, Michigan Master of Arts Concentration: Criminal Justice (also completed coursework for master’s degree in corrections)
  • University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia Bachelor of Commerce Economics and Business Administration

Selected publications

  • Jarvis, D., White, S., Wilson, C. and Woody, M. (2008). Images of America: Detroit Police Department. Chicago: Arcadia Publishing

Currently teaching

  • CRJ 3260 Investigations

Courses taught

  • CRJ 1010 Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • CRJ 3200 Police and Society
  • CRJ 3260 Investigations
  • CRJ 4800 Social Deviants