Alyssa LaBerge (Fredericks)

Alyssa  LaBerge (Fredericks)
  • PhD Candidate
  • School of Criminal Justice
  • MS 2020, Michigan State University
  • BA 2017, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire


Curriculum Vitae



Alyssa is a third-year doctoral student in the School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University. She received her B.A. in Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and her M.S. in Criminal Justice from Michigan State University. Alyssa’s work and research is community-engaged and practice-focused. She is project manager for the Juvenile Risk Assessment Team, a research collaborative between Michigan State University and the Ingham County 30th Circuit Court—Family Division. Her research interests include adolescent offending and familial relationships, and her primary area of focus is the outcomes of youth involved in both the child welfare and juvenile justice systems.


Mothers with Justice-Involved Sons: Direct Socioeconomic Impacts of COVID-19 by Neighborhood Disorder in the United States

Year: 2022 Authors: LaBerge, A., Osuna, A.I., Cavanagh, C., & Cauffman, E. Journal: Journal of Social Issues

Police Dispatch Times: The Effects of Neighborhood Structural Disadvantage

Year: 2021 Authors: LaBerge, A., Mason, M., & Sanders, K. Journal: Journal of Criminal Justice

Attitudes Toward Legal Actors among Dual System Youth

Year: 2021 Authors: Cavanagh, C., LaBerge, A., & Cauffman, E. Journal: Journal of Social Issues