The organization of Criminal Justice Journalists sends a daily email
of major criminal justice stories written by their members, and
appearing in national newspapers. Criminal Justice Journalists (CJJ)
provides a summary of the nation's top crime and justice news
stories with Internet links, if any. If you are interested in
receiving their news report, Crime & Justice News, please use their
registration form. You
can also go to their
News Center site to
search all archived CJN stories.
News bots can help you be selective by searching the websites of
newspapers, magazines, and e-zines to find new articles that are of
specific interest to you. You can request that all stories on the
topic of the week be tracked by using keywords. Visit:
Other suggestions for services that will send stories to you via
email include the
New York Times (use their
news tracker service [$$] to create personal daily news
Google now has a
news search feature as well. Google also supports
rss feeds from news
In order to track current news
stories one can build an online, updateable newspaper/magazine page
or set up a news clipping service.
Crayon assists you in building a customized newspaper
choosing from the specific sections of thousands of online
newspapers and other media sources. As these newspaper sections are
updated daily, your personal Crayon newspaper continues to provide
up to date news.
You may locate other ways to
track such stories. Please share these with the class via email. If
you locate other good news clipping services, please let the class
know about them.
As an FSU student you can use
the Lexis-Nexis news service, too. It's directly linked from the
FSU Library databases page under L.