ResultsFound: 148 posts tagged "crime"
Immigration to the United States from Latin America has long been a subject of heated debate, and it has become particularly contentious throughout the 2016 presidential campaign. Some candidates have employed strong rhetoric about building walls and deporting “illegals,” while others have decried how immigration policies break up families. For Latin Americans, the decision to migrate is often […]
2016 study published in Criminology that looks at the characteristics of juvenile offenders who stopped committing crimes.
2016 study from researchers at Florida State University that examines whether joblessness affects the commission of serious property crime, specifically robbery and burglary.
2016 study published in Criminology that explores changes in the age distribution of prisoners during the U.S. prison boom that began in the late 20th century.
2013 study from Brown University traces guns recovered from crime scenes back to the states where they originally were sold by gun dealers.
2015 study published in the Journal of Criminal Justice that looks at gender disparities in pretrial release and in jail sentencing decisions.
2014 review of studies and reports that provide insights into law enforcement actions and recent patterns in America.
2015 collection of studies and reports focusing on inappropriate relationships between inmates and prison employees, anti-fraternization policies and growth in the number of female prison guards.
2015 study published in the Journal of Experimental Criminology that examines how body cameras influence the behavior of police officers during encounters with the public.
Literature review of studies relating to various aspects of mass shooting/murder incidents in the United States and abroad.