Here is a list of recent publications by faculty, graduate students and alumni of Sam Houston State University, College of Criminal Justice.Alarid, L. F.** and Montemayor, C. D. (2010). Attorney perspectives and decisions on the presentence investigation report: A research note. Criminal Justice Policy Review 21. 119-133.
Armstrong, G., Armstrong, T., Webb, V. J., and Atkin, C. A.* (2011). Can financial incentives reduce juvenile confinement levels? An evaluation of the Redeploy Illinois program. Journal of Criminal Justice, 39(2), 183-191.
Blackburn, A. G.** & Trulson, C. R.** (2010). Sugar and spice and everything nice? Exploring institutional misconduct among serious and violent female delinquents. Journal of Criminal Justice, 38(6), 1132-1140.
Bouffard, L. A. & Piquero, N. L. (2010). Defiance theory and life course explanations of persistent offending. Crime & Delinquency, 56(2), 227-252.
Cordner, G. W. and Scarborough, K. E.** (2011). Police administration, 7th. San Diego, CA: Anderson Publishing.
Cunningham, M. D., Sorenson, J. R.**, Vigen, M. P. and Woods, S. O. (2011). Correlates and actuarial models of assaultive prison misconduct among violence-predicted capital offenders. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 38(4), 5-25.
del Carmen, R. & Walker, J. T.** (2011). Briefs on leading cases in law enforcement. San Diego, CA.: Anderson Publishing.
Gaines, L. K.** & Kappeler, V. E. ** (2011). Policing in America, 6th. San Diego, CA.: Anderson Publishing.
Kappeler, V. E.** and Gaines, L. K.** (2011). Community policing: A contemporary perspective. San Diego, CA: Anderson Publishing.
Key, A.* (2010). Choosing sides: Affirmative/negative positions and competitive equity in IPDA. Journal of the International Public Debate Association, 7, 4-21.
Lee, H.*, Jang, H., Yun, I., Lim, H., & Tushaus, D.W. (2010). An Examination of Police Use of Force Utilizing Police Training and Neighborhood Contextual Factors: A Multilevel Analysis. Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management, 33(4), 681-702.
Lim, H., Lee, H.*, and Cuvelier, S.J. (2010). The impact of police levels on crime rates: a systematic analysis of methods and statistics.” Asia Pacific Journal of Police & Criminal Justice 8.
Maddan, S., Miller, J. M., Walker, J. T.** and Ineke, H. M. (2011). Utilizing criminal history information to explore the effect of community notification on sex offender recidivism. Justice Quarterly, 28(2), 303-324.
Marion, N. E. and Oliver, W. M. (2010). Symbolic politics, criminal justice policy, and third political party platforms. Criminal Justice Policy Review, 21(4), 476-499.
Morris, R. G.**, Longmire, D. R., Buffington-Vollum, J.; and Vollum, S.**. (2010). Institutional misconduct and differential parole eligibility among capital inmates. Criminal Justice and Behavior 37(4), 417-438.
Nolasco, C. A.*, & Vaughn, M.S. (2011). Judicial scrutiny of gender-based employment practices in the criminal justice system. Journal of Criminal Justice, 39(2), 106-119.
Reyes, N. C.* & Gerber, J. (2010). Above the law? A comparative study of national prosecutions of heads of state. Critical Criminology 19, 43-73.
Roberts, J. & Wells, W. (2010). The validity of criminal justice contacts reported by inmates: A comparison of self-reported data with official prison records. Journal of Criminal Justice 38(5), 1031-1037.
Scarborough, K. E.** and Collins, P. A. (2011). Women in public and private law enforcement. Burlington, MA: Butterworth-Heinemann.
Serio, J. D.* & Wagner, M.C. (2010). Fit to lead: physical fitness as a core component of leadership. Corrections Today, 50-53.
Smith, K. S. and Blackburn, A. G.**(2011). Is teen court the best fit? Assessing the predictive validity of the teen court peer influence scale. Journal of Criminal Justice, 39(2), 198-204.
Sorenson, J. R.** & Cunningham, M. D. (2010). Conviction offense and prison violence: A comparative study of murderers and other offenders. Crime & Delinquency 56(1), 103-125.
Sorenson, J. R.**, Cunningham, M. D., Vigen, M. P. and Woods, S.O. (2011). Serious assaults on prison staff: A descriptive analysis. Journal of Criminal Justice. 39(2), 143-150.
Sorenson, J. R.** & Davis, J. (2011). Violent criminals locked up: Examining the effect of incarceration on behavioral continuity. Journal of Criminal Justice 39(2), 151-158.
Thurman, Q. C. & Jamieson, J. D.** (Ed.)(2011). Police problem solving. San Diego, CA: Anderson Publishing.
Walker, Jeffery T.** & Hemmens, Craig.** (2011). Legal guide for police constitutional issues, 9th. San Diego, CA: Anderson Publishing.
Webb, D.**, & Hoffpauir, D. (2010). Critical incident management and geographically-based systems. International Journal of Applied Geo-spatial Research, 1(3), 69-75.
Webb, D.**, & Sohn, J. (2010). Deciding if the time is right: the transition to community oriented policing. AAPS Annual Conference Proceedings, 8 , 129-171.
*: Graduate Student