2013 report from the Bureau of Justice Statistics and the National Research Council on ways to improve the accuracy of surveys on the incidence of rape and sexual assault in the United States.
Research by the University of Pennsylvania, the RAND Corporation and Drexel University on the impact of BIDs on robberies and violence, both within BIDs and in neighboring areas.
One year after the Boston Marathon bombing, we round up a selection of research-based papers and reports that, cumulatively, help consolidate the “lessons learned.”
2014 selection of research on the wide range of impacts of retail chain stores, including on small local business, county-level employment, and more.
2014 research brief on efforts to restore voting rights to former felons, by Michael Leo Owens of Emory University and the Scholars Strategy Network.
2014 literature review of academic studies relating to various aspects of mass shooting and murder incidents in United States schools.
2014 study in Social Work Research on the varying rates of re-offending based on the punishment given to youths for criminal behavior.
Literature review of studies relating to various aspects of mass shooting/murder incidents in the United States and abroad.
2013 roundup of relevant data, reports, studies that can help contextualize the Washington Navy Yard shooting incident.
2014 research brief from the University of Minnesota outlining new scholarly findings about the U.S. prison systems and its consequences.