Routine activities and criminal victimization: the significance of gendered spaces - Savard DM, Kelley TM, Merolla DM.
Gender is arguably the most prominent correlate of criminal victimization. Few studies, however, examine gender-specific dynamics that might help advance criminology's understanding of the persistent gender gap in criminal victimization. We attempt to help... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Correlates of repeat victimization and sex differences in South Korean youth - Lee B, Jo Y.
This study is to explore the applicability of five criminologica... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Researchers call for true picture of domestic violent crime
(Lancaster University) Plans for Home Office Counting Rules to count coercive and controlling behaviour as 'non-injurious violent crime' capped at one crime per victim -- even though statistics show one in 20 victims can experience more than 10 domestic violence crimes a year -- will mask the true extent of the problem.The warning comes in a new paper, 'Untangling the concept of coercive control: theorising domestic violent crime', just published in the journal, Criminology and Criminal Justice. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Spiritual criminology: the case of jewish criminology - Ronel N, Ben Yair Y.
Throughout the ages and in most cultures, spiritual and religious thinking have dealt extensively with offending (person against person and person against the Divine), the response to offending, and rehabilitation of offenders. Although modern criminology ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Psychocultural mechanisms of the propensity toward criminal homicide: a multidimensional view of the Culture of Honor - Souza MGTC, Souza BC, Roazzi A, da Silva ES.
INTRODUCTION: Theory of the Culture of Honor is one of the few models in criminology specifically geared toward homicide. It proposes that, in certain societies, men must never show weakness and are required to react violently to any perceived threats to t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 28, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

A comprehensive investigation of youth deviance: theoretical distinction by deviant behavior sub-types - Kim J, Lee Y, Leban L.
Scholars have critiqued the field of criminology as focusing too heavily on positioning theories against one another in competition to reveal a "general theory of crime." Such an approach assumes that the same factors influence all forms deviance, which is... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

#respect: applying Anderson's code of the street to the online context - Henson B, Swartz K, Reyns BW.
Anderson's work on street codes has become a seminal piece in cultural criminology. Today, it is frequently argued that street-oriented cultural beliefs are strongly linked to criminal offending. While numerous studies have found support for this link, res... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Delinquency prevention for individual change: Richard Clarke Cabot and the making of the Cambridge-Somerville Youth Study - Welsh BC, Zane SN, Rocque M.
Richard Clarke Cabot (1868-1939) designed and directed one of criminology's most well-known delinquency prevention programs and the field's first randomized controlled experiment: the Cambridge-Somerville Youth Study (CSYS). This paper aims to develop an h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Can we predict long-term community crime problems? The estimation of ecological continuity to model risk heterogeneity - Taylor RB, Ratcliffe JH, Perenzin A.
OBJECTIVES:In small-scale, intra-urban communities, do fundamental demographic correlates of crime, proven important in community criminology, link to next year's crime levels, even after controlling for this year's crime levels? If they do, it would imply... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The criminology of wrongful conviction - Leo RA.
This article reflects on the author's 2005 article, "Rethinking the Study of Miscarriages of Justice," which sought to describe what scholars empirically knew at that time about the phenomenon, causes, and consequences of wrongful convictions in America. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Can we predict long-term community crime problems? The estimation of ecological continuity to model risk heterogeneity - Taylor RB, Ratcliffe JH, Perenzin A.
OBJECTIVES:In small-scale, intra-urban communities, do fundamental demographic correlates of crime, proven important in community criminology, link to next year's crime levels, even after controlling for this year's crime levels? If they do, it would imply... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The criminology of wrongful conviction - Leo RA.
This article reflects on the author's 2005 article, "Rethinking the Study of Miscarriages of Justice," which sought to describe what scholars empirically knew at that time about the phenomenon, causes, and consequences of wrongful convictions in America. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Delinquency prevention for individual change: Richard Clarke Cabot and the making of the Cambridge-Somerville Youth Study - Welsh BC, Zane SN, Rocque M.
Richard Clarke Cabot (1868-1939) designed and directed one of criminology's most well-known delinquency prevention programs and the field's first randomized controlled experiment: the Cambridge-Somerville Youth Study (CSYS). This paper aims to develop an h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

#respect: applying Anderson's code of the street to the online context - Henson B, Swartz K, Reyns BW.
Anderson's work on street codes has become a seminal piece in cultural criminology. Today, it is frequently argued that street-oriented cultural beliefs are strongly linked to criminal offending. While numerous studies have found support for this link, res... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A comprehensive investigation of youth deviance: theoretical distinction by deviant behavior sub-types - Kim J, Lee Y, Leban L.
Scholars have critiqued the field of criminology as focusing too heavily on positioning theories against one another in competition to reveal a "general theory of crime." Such an approach assumes that the same factors influence all forms deviance, which is... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news