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    • An Examination of Perceptual Challenges Faced by Female Police Officers 

      Brinser, Kadee Lynn; 0000-0002-6224-6765 (2016-07-26)
      This study examined the culture of female police officers by evaluating perceptual challenges associated with their role. The purpose of this study was to provide a better understanding of the dynamics of female police ...
    • Change begins with a crisis: Desistance among drug-involved offenders 

      Angulski, Kate (2019-06-21)
      In order to best explain criminality, researchers need to be able to explain the full criminal career. This entails explaining onset, duration and patterning, and termination. The latter, termination, is the study of the ...
    • Life unfiltered: Social control theory in the age of social media and substance abuse 

      Ford, Teri L. (2017-11-10)
      Hirschi (1969) may have never used Social Media, received a Like or Re-Tweet or posted a heart-felt emoji, but his Social Control Theory may be affected by the actions of Social Media and its users. Hirschi’s Social Control ...
    • The Correlates of Specialized Gang Units 

      Gaines, Dustin Cody (2018-11-20)
      This study’s analyses are the result of a combination of secondary data from the U.S. Decennial Census, Law Enforcement Management and Administrative Statistics, the Bureau of Justice Statistics, and the National Gang ...