This study investigates whether the criminological construct of attachment plays a role in the link between family violence victimization experiences in childhood and adult violent behavior.
In, “Fear of Crime among Gang and Non-Gang Offenders: Comparing the Effects of Perpetration, Victimization, and Neighborhood Factors,” Lane collected data from more than 2,400 inmates. . .
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
This paper documents the scale of the homicide increase in 2015 for a sample of 56 large U.S. cities and examines three plausible explanations of the homicide rise.
Using two publicly available databases on NFL player arrests, the authors find that high frequency offending is rare among the arrested NFL players.
The multivariate results indicate that crime is the primary driver of police shootings.
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.
In the research report, “Put the Guns Down: Outcomes and Impacts of the Chicago Violence Reduction Strategy,” Fontaine tested the efficacy of the Violence Reduction Strategy (VRS) . . .
Group and gang-member involved homicides and violence firearm incidents significantly declined after the implementation of an initiative to reduce violence.