Student Publications


Burckley, J. & Jeanis, M. & Fox, B. (2023). On the Illegality of Sex Work and the Impact on Victimization, Health, and Human Trafficking: Is Criminalization a Cure or Disease?. Victims & Offenders. 18. 572-585. doi: 10.1080/15564886.2022.2134242. 

Powers, R. & Burckley, J. & Centelles, V. (2023). Sanctioning Sex Work: Examining Generational Differences and Attitudinal Correlates in Policy Preferences for Legalization. Journal of sex research. 1-16. doi: 10.1080/00224499.2023.2216201

Boggess, L. & Gill, L. & Branic, N. (2023). Moving Up or Moving Out? Examining Gentrification and the Spatial Displacement of Crime. Crime & Delinquency. 001112872211501. doi: 10.1177/00111287221150190

Reid, J.& Bilali, K. & Fox, B. & Diaz, J. (2023). Toward a Typology of Child Sex Traffickers: Using Crime Script Analysis to Inform Prevention. Victims & Offenders. 18. 423-446. doi: 10.1080/15564886.2022.2149648

Centelles, V. & Powers, R. (2023). An examination of acculturation, ethnic identity, discrimination, and offending among U.S. Hispanic persons. Criminal Justice and Behavior. 009385482311711. doi: 10.1177/00938548231171158

Patterson, S. & Novak, K. (2023). Policing Technology. In Routledge Handbook of Evidence-Based Criminal Justice Practices.


Muniz, C. N., Powers, R. A., & Bleeker, K. (2022). Crime Discounting of Violent Victimization: The Role of Crime Type and Incident-Level Correlates. Crime & Delinquency. doi:10.1177/00111287221077636 

Centelles, V., Powers, R. A., & Moule, R. K. (2022). Self-control, risky behavior, and dating application-facilitated victimization. Victims & Offenders, 17(5), 693–711. doi:10.1080/15564886.2022.2036657 

Chamberlain, A. W., Boggess, L. N., & Fisher, T. (2022). Traveling Alone or Together? Neighborhood Context on Individual and Group Juvenile and Adult Burglary Decisions. Crime & Delinquency. doi:10.1177/00111287211067177

Ngo, F. T., Fisher, T., & Ruiz, R. A. (2022). Life Domains, Constraints, Motivations, and Intimate Partner Violence: Assessing the Generality of Agnew’s General Theory of Crime and Delinquency. Crime & Delinquency. doi:10.1177/00111287221106951 

Moule, R. K., Burruss, G. W., Jaynes, C. M., Weaver, C., & Fairchild, R. (2022). Concern, cynicism, and the coronavirus: Assessing the influence of instrumental and normative factors on individual defiance of COVID-19 Mitigation Guidelines. Crime & Delinquency. doi:10.1177/00111287221074962 

Gill, L. M., Boggess, L. N., & Chamberlain, A. W. (2022). Neighborhood fixer uppers: Do home improvement loans influence crime across race and over time? American Journal of Criminal Justice. doi:10.1007/s12103-022-09679-

Boggess, Lyndsay & Chamberlain, Alyssa & Gill, Lexi. (2022). Deconstructing neighborhood effects across aggravated, domestic, and simple assault. Journal of Crime and Justice. 45. 1-21. 10.1080/0735648X.2022.2044886. 

Gill, Lexi & Fox, Andrew. (2022). Using social network analysis to examine gun violence. Journal of Forensic Sciences. 67. 10.1111/1556-4029.15132. 

Patterson, Silas & Gill, Lexi & Fox, Bryanna. (2022). Police Use of Technology and Social Media. 10.4324/9781003136965-14. 

Bleeker, Kacy & Powers, Ráchael & Centelles, Vanessa. (2022). “If We Can Change the Culture, I Hope We Won’t Need to Say Me Too”: Disclosures of Sexual Victimization as a Form of Social Activism. American Journal of Criminal Justice. 10.1007/s12103-022-09695-4. 

Powers, Ráchael & Kleppe, Anna & Bleeker, Kacy & Jennings, Wesley & Cochran, John. (2022). The Role of Perpetrator Tactics on Physical and Mental Health Outcomes Associated With Intimate Partner Sexual Violence: A Sex-Specific Analysis. Violence and Victims. 37. 165-184. 10.1891/VV-D-20-00046. 

Powers, Ráchael & Bleeker, Kacy. (2022). Self-Defense and Police Reporting of Intimate Partner Violent Victimization: A Comparison of White, Black, and Hispanic Women Victims. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 38. 088626052211143. 10.1177/08862605221114304. 

Powers, Ráchael & Bleeker, Kacy & Alcalde, Crystal. (2022). Anti-Asian Hate Crime in U.S. National News: A Content Analysis of Coverage and Narratives from 2010–2021. Race and Justice. 13. 215336872211209. 10.1177/21533687221120949. 


Fox, Bryanna & Burckley, Jacquelyn & Corona, Alexandria. (2021). Psychological Profiling and Sex Offenders: A Review of the Research and Recommendations for Police Investigations. 10.1007/978-3-030-79968-7_3. 

Centelles, Vanessa & Powers, Ráchael & Moule Jr, Richard. (2021). An Examination of Location-Based Real-Time Dating Application Infrastructure, Profile Features, and Cybervictimization. Social Media + Society. 7. 10.1177/20563051211043218. 

Clipper, Stephen & Harper, Alexis & Fisher, Taylor. (2021). Risk of Revocation: Assessing Correlates of Failure in a Pretrial Services Program. Justice Evaluation Journal. 5. 1-18. 10.1080/24751979.2021.2009312. 

Fox, Bryanna & Miley, Lauren & Kortright, Kelly & Wetsman, Rachelle. (2021). Assessing the Effect of Mental Health Courts on Adult and Juvenile Recidivism: A Meta-Analysis. American Journal of Criminal Justice. 46. 10.1007/s12103-021-09629-6. 

Bleeker, Kacy & Burruss, George. (2021). Conducting Ethical Research with Online Populations in the United States. 10.1007/978-3-030-74837-1_18. 

Lu, Yunmei & Bleeker, Kacy & Shi, Luzi. (2021). Social Change and Gendered Reaction to the Threat of Victimization, 1973-2016: An Age-Period-Cohort Analysis. Sociological Quarterly. 63. 10.1080/00380253.2021.1945978. 

Wang, Fangzhou & Howell, C. & Maimon, David & Jacques, Scott. (2021). The Restrictive Deterrent Effect of Warning Messages Sent to Active Romance Fraudsters: An Experimental Approach. International Journal of Cyber Criminology. 15. 1-16. 

Burruss, George & Howell, C. & Maimon, David & Wang, Fangzhou. (2021). Website Defacer Classification: A Finite Mixture Model Approach. Social Science Computer Review. 40. 089443932199423. 10.1177/0894439321994232. 

Howell, C.. (2021). Self-Protection in Cyberspace: Assessing the Processual Relationship Between Thoughtfully Reflective Decision Making, Protection Motivation Theory, Cyber Hygiene, and Victimization. 10.13140/RG.2.2.12389.12000. 

Maimon, David & Howell, C. & Burruss, George. (2021). Restrictive deterrence and the scope of hackers’ reoffending: Findings from two randomized field trials. Computers in Human Behavior. 125. 106943. 10.1016/j.chb.2021.106943. 

Perkins, Robert & Howell, C.. (2021). Honeypots for Cybercrime Research. 10.1007/978-3-030-74837-1_12. 

Jeanis, Michelle & Powers, Ráchael & Miley, Lauren & Shunick, Charlene & Storms, Margaret. (2021). The New Milk Carton Campaign: An Analysis of Social Media Engagement with Missing Persons’ Cases. Social Forces. 100. 10.1093/sf/soaa139. 


Fox, Bryanna & Kortright, Kelly & Gill, Lexi & Oramas Mora, Daniela & Moule Jr, Richard. (2020). Heterogeneity in the Continuity and Change of Early and Adult Risk Factor Profiles of Incarcerated Individuals: A Latent Transition Analysis. Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice. 19. 154120402093964. 10.1177/1541204020939648. 

Powers, Ráchael & Moule, Richard & Dodge, Cassandra & Boggess, Lyndsay. (2020). Structuring the Invisible War: Base and Community Influences on Military Sexual Assault Occurrence. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 59. 10.1016/j.amepre.2020.03.003. 

Fox, Bryanna & Miley, Lauren & Allen, Scott & Boness, Jordan & Dodge, Cassandra & Khachatryan, Norair & Lyle, MacKenzie & McKinley, Sean & Peake, Jeff & Rozo, Maria. (2020). Law enforcement and academics working together on cold case investigations: lessons learned and paths forward. Journal of Criminal Psychology. ahead-of-print. 10.1108/JCP-09-2019-0040. 

Perkins, Robert & Howell, C. & Dodge, Cassandra & Burruss, George & Maimon, David. (2020). Malicious Spam Distribution: A Routine Activities Approach. Deviant Behavior. 10.1080/01639625.2020.1794269. 

Kabiri, Saeed & Shadmanfaat, Seyyedeh & Howell, C. & Donner, Christopher & Cochran, John. (2020). Performance-Enhancing Drug Use Among Professional Athletes: A Longitudinal Test of Social Learning Theory. Crime & Delinquency. 68. 001112871990111. 10.1177/0011128719901111. 

Shadmanfaat, Shamila & Richardson, Dustin & Muniz, Caitlyn & Cochran, John & Kabiri, Saeed & Howell, C.. (2020). Cyberbullying against Rivals: Application of Key Theoretical Concepts Derived from Situational Action Theory. Deviant Behavior. 42. 1-16. 10.1080/01639625.2020.1762452. 

Maimon, David & Howell, C. (2020). The coronavirus pandemic moved life online – a surge in website defacing followed. The Conversation. 

Shadmanfaat, Shamila & Kabiri, Saeed & Miley, Lauren & Howell, C. & Muniz, Caitlyn & Cochran, John. (2020). Performance Enhancing Drug Use Among Professional Athletes: Testing the Applicability of Key Theoretical Concepts Derived From Situational Action Theory. Journal of Sport and Social Issues. 44. 019372352091981. 10.1177/0193723520919812. 

Howell, C. & Burruss, George. (2020). Datasets for Analysis of Cybercrime. 10.1007/978-3-319-78440-3_15. 

Perkins, Robert & Howell, C. & Dodge, Cassandra & Burruss, George & Maimon, David. (2020). Malicious Spam Distribution: A Routine Activities Approach. Deviant Behavior. 10.1080/01639625.2020.1794269. 

Maimon, David & Howell, C. & Moloney, Maria & Park, Young. (2020). An Examination of Email Fraudsters’ Modus Operandi. Crime & Delinquency. 10.1177/0011128720968504. 

Miley, Lauren & Heiss‐Moses, Ellie & Cochran, John & Heide, Kathleen & Fogel, Sondra & Smith, M. & Bjerregaard, Beth. (2020). An examination of the effects of mental disorders as mitigating factors on capital sentencing outcomes. Behavioral Sciences & the Law. 38. 10.1002/bsl.2477. 


Katz, Charles & Fox, Andrew & Gill, Lexi. (2019). Gangs, Structural Disadvantage, and Homicide in a Caribbean Nation. 

Dodge, Cassandra & Burruss, George. (2019). Policing cybercrime. 10.4324/9780429460593-15. 

Shadmanfaat, Seyyed & Howell, C. & Muniz, Caitlyn & Cochran, John & Kabiri, Saeed & Fontaine, Eva. (2019). Cyberbullying perpetration: an empirical test of social learning theory in Iran. Deviant Behavior. 41. 1-16. 10.1080/01639625.2019.1565513. 

Masoomeh, Seyyed & Shadmanfaat, Shamila & Howell, C. & Muniz, Caitlyn & Cochran, John & Kabiri, Saeed & Richardson, Dustin. (2019). The Predictive Ability of Self-Control and Differential Association on Sports Fans’ Decision to Engage in Cyber Bullying Perpetration against Rivals. International Journal of Cyber Criminology. 12. 362-375. 10.5281/zenodo.3365618. 

Howell, C. & Burruss, George & Maimon, David & Sahani, Shradha. (2019). Website defacement and routine activities: considering the importance of hackers’ valuations of potential targets. Journal of Crime and Justice. 42. 1-15. 10.1080/0735648X.2019.1691859. 

Burruss, George & Howell, C. & Bossler, Adam & Holt, Thomas. (2019). Self-perceptions of English and Welsh constables and sergeants preparedness for online crime: A latent class analysis. Policing: An International Journal. ahead-of-print. 10.1108/PIJPSM-08-2019-0142. 

Muniz, Caitlyn & Fox, Bryanna & Miley, Lauren & Delisi, Matt & Cigarran, Gerald & Birnbaum, Aliya. (2019). The Effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Internalizing Versus Externalizing Outcomes. Criminal Justice and Behavior. 46. 009385481982621. 10.1177/0093854819826213. 

Miley, Lauren & Fox, Bryanna & Muniz, Caitlyn & Perkins, Robert & Delisi, Matt. (2019). Does childhood victimization predict specific adolescent offending? An analysis of generality versus specificity in the victim-offender overlap. Child Abuse & Neglect. 101. 10.1016/j.chiabu.2019.104328. 

Jeanis, Michelle & Muniz, Caitlyn & Molbert, Courtney. (2019). Law Enforcement and Social Media Usage: An Analysis of Engagement. Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice. 15. 10.1093/police/paz026. 

Muniz, Caitlyn & Powers, Ráchael. (2019). The role of respondent gender and sexual orientation in shaping punitive attitudes and perceptions of responsibility for same- and opposite-sex student-teacher relationships. Journal of Sexual Aggression. 26. 10.1080/13552600.2019.1611960. 

Jeanis, Michelle & Fox, Bryanna & Muniz, Caitlyn. (2019). Revitalizing Profiles of Runaways: A Latent Class Analysis of Delinquent Runaway Youth. Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal. 10.1007/s10560-018-0561-5. 

Muniz, Caitlyn & Powers, Ráchael & Wesley, G & Jennings, & Bryanna, H & Fox, & Moule Jr, Richard & Moule, Catherine & Kaukinen,. (2019). Sexual Assault and Robbery Disclosure: An Examination of Black's Theory of the Behavior of Law. 10.13140/RG.2.2.12994.84162. 

Severson, Rachel. (2019). Gender Differences in Mental Health, Institutional Misconduct, and Disciplinary Segregation. Criminal Justice and Behavior. 46. 009385481986903. 10.1177/0093854819869039. 


Escue, M. & Cochran, J.K. (Accepted). Religion, prejudicial beliefs toward homosexuals and homosexuality, and opposition to same-sex marriage: Hate the sin but love the sinner. Sociological Focus.

Fegadel, A. R., & Heide, K. M. (2018). NIBRS and SHR: A Comparison of Two National Homicide Data Bases with Respect to Parricide. Victims & Offenders, 13(2), 235-256.

Fox, B., Miley, L. N., & Moule Jr, R. K. (2018). Resting heart rate and risk of violent encounters during arrest in a sample of law enforcement officers. Journal of Criminal Psychology, 8(4), 265-286.

Jeanis, M.N., Fox, B. H., & Muniz, C.N. (2018).  Revitalizing profiles of runaways: A latent class analysis of delinquent runaway youth. Child and Adolescent Social Work.

Marier, C. J., & Moule, R. K. (2018). Feeling Blue: Officer Perceptions of Public Antipathy Predict Police Occupational Norms. American Journal of Criminal Justice, 1-22.

Muniz, C.N., Fox, B.H., Miley, L.N., DeLisi, M., Cigarran II, G.P. & Birnbaum, A. (Accepted). The effects of adverse childhood experiences on internalizing and externalizing outcomes. Criminal Justice & Behavior.

Powers, R. A., Khachatryan, N., & Socia, K. M. (2018). Reporting victimisation to the police: The role of racial dyad and bias motivation. Policing and Society, 1-17.

Powers, R.A., Kaukinen, C., & Khachatryan, N. (2018). Risk factors for absconding among adult parolees in Colorado. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. DOI: 10.1177/0306624X18775554.

Rosa, M *., Fox, B.H., & Jennings, W. (Online First, 2018). Do developmental and life-course theory risk factors equally predict age of onset among juvenile sexual and non-sexual offenders? Sexual Abuse. * Melanie Escue (Rosa)

Shadmanfaat, S. M., Howell, C. J., Muniz, C. N., Cochran, J. K., Kabiri, S., & Richardson, D. A. (Forthcoming). The predictive ability of self-control and differential association on sports fans’ decision to engage in cyberbullying perpetration against rivals. International Journal of Cyber Criminology.

Shadmanfaat, S.M., Howell, C.J., Muniz, C.N., Cochran, J. C., Kabiri, S., & Fontaine, E. (Accepted). Cyberbullying Perpetration: An Empirical Test of Social Learning Theory in Iran. Deviant Behavior, 1-6.

Shadmanfaat, S.M., Cochran, J.K., Allen, S.F., Toth, A.G., and Kabiri, S., (Accepted). Sports Gambling among Iranians: A Test of Control and Rational Choice Theories. Deviant Behavior.

Burruss, George & Dodge, Cassandra. (2018). The criminality of digital piracy. 10.4324/9781315158679-10. 

Shadmanfaat, Seyyed & Cochran, John & Muniz, Caitlyn & Kabiri, Saeed. (2018). Soccer Hooliganism in Iran: A Test of Agnew’s General Strain Theory. Deviant Behavior. 40. 1-15. 10.1080/01639625.2018.1431136. 

Kabiri, Saeed & Cochran, John & Severson, Rachel & Shadmanfaat, Syede & Rahmati, Mohammad & Sharepour, Mahmoud. (2018). Social and Personal Controls and Performance Enhancing Drug Use: Toward an Explanation of Doping Activity among Professional Athletes in Rasht, Iran. Deviant Behavior. 39. 1-14. 10.1080/01639625.2018.1486057.