Jefferson Ingram

Full-Time Faculty
College of Arts and Sciences: Political Science


Jefferson Lee Ingram graduated from Friendsville Academy. He holds a Bachelor of Science in secondary education, a Master of Arts in history, and a Juris Doctor in law. Jeff is a member of the Ohio Bar, Florida Bar, and a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States.

Courses Taught

  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Procedure
  • The Law of Evidence
  • Senior Capstone in Criminal Justice


  • J.D., University of Dayton School of Law 1978
  • M.A. in History, University of Dayton 1977
  • B.S. in Secondary Education, University of Dayton 1972

Presentation, Performances or Exhibitions

"The Future of Death Penalty Litigation: The End of the Road with Baze v. Rees?" Paper presented, University of Dayton, presented to the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences annual conference, February 2008, Cincinnati, Ohio.

"Warrant-Based Searches: Analysis and a Proposal for Knock and Announce Reform."? Paper presented to the annual meeting of the Western Society of Criminology, February 2009.

"The Fourth Amendment Knock and Announce Requirement: The Need for Revision." Annual Conference, American Society of Criminology, Atlanta, GA. (November 14, 2007).

Research Interests

  • Criminal procedure
  • Death penalty issues
  • Civil liberties
  • Criminal law

Selected Publications

Criminal Procedure: Theory and Practice (Second Edition), Pearson Prentice Hall 2009.

Criminal Evidence (9th), Lexis Nexus 2007.

Criminal Procedure: Theory and Practice, Pearson Prentice Hall 2005.

Criminal Procedure: Cases and Materials, Anderson Publishing 1995.

Cases and Materials on Criminal Procedure, Anderson Publishing 1985.

Media Expertise