In the study, “Assessing the relative effects of state direct file waiver laws on violent juvenile crime: Deterrence or irrelevance?” Steiner looked at violent juvenile crimes for a five year period
In the study, “Short-term effects of sanctioning reform on parole officers’ revocation decisions,” Steiner focused on officer revocation hearings before and after Ohio prisons created the sanctioning policy.
White-collar crime is associated with adults, but these adults begin crafting their skills much earlier in life. In his study, Singer collected data on cheating in school, an indicator of white-collar delinquency.
The first series of experimental research that tested police officers and civilians in strikingly realistic deadly force simulators to measure the impact a suspect’s race has on police officers.
From 2003-2013, New York City experienced an overall decline in the rate of issuance of summonses. Approximately two in five summonses were dismissed (2003-2013). 36% summonses recipients failed to appear in court.
More research should be conducted to assess school safety outcomes when adding police in schools.
Research suggests that generic strategies like community policing and increasing the number of police officers are less effective than more focused policing strategies that target problem people and places.
The Phoenix TRUCE Project corresponded to a significant decrease in overall levels of violence by more than 16 incidents on average per month
Foot-patrol is an effective crime prevention tactic for street violence, murder, shootings and non-domestic aggravated assaults.
Group and gang-member involved homicides and violence firearm incidents significantly declined after the implementation of an initiative to reduce violence.
In places where cameras were sufficiently concentrated and routinely monitored by trained staff, the impact on crime was significant and cost-beneficial, with no evidence of crime displacement.