Dr. Darl Champion, Sr.


Dr. Darl Champion, Sr. is a tenured professor within the School of Public Affairs at Methodist University in North Carolina. Darl served in the U.S. Army Military Police Corps and the U.S. Army C.I.D. He began his teaching career with Fayetteville Community College.


In 1997, Dr. Champion was named the Outstanding Instructor at Fayetteville Technical Community College; in 1988 he was named the Margaret Lange Willis Outstanding Educator in North Carolina. In 2004 he was named Professor of the Year at Methodist University.


Dr. Champion has been a long-term member of the Academy of Criminal Justice Science, the American Society of Criminology, the American Society for Public Administration, and the American Society of Industrial Security. He served ten years as a member of the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission and is currently a member of the governing board of the Carolina’s Institute for Community Policing.


Dr. Champion joins The CopDoc on January 31st, 2022.