Center for Criminology and Public Policy Research

Volume 9 Issue 2

Identifying Human Trafficking Victims

Editorial Introduction

  • Improving our approach to human trafficking, Mohammed Mattar, Shanna Van Slyke

Research Article

  • Where are all the victims? Understanding the determinants of official identification of human trafficking incidents, Amy Farrell, Jack McDevit, Stephanie Fahy

Policy Essay

  • Building the infrastructure of anti-trafficking: Information, funding, responses, Fiona David

Policy Essay

  • Identifying child victims of trafficking: Toward solutions and resolutions, Elzbieta M. Gozdziak

Policy Essay

  • Measuring the immeasurable: Can the severity of human trafficking be ranked? Kristiina Kangaspunta

Policy Essay

  • Human trafficking: Policy, Barbara Ann Stolz

Crime Costs Across Offender Trajectories

Editorial Introduction

  • Finding the path to optimal deterrence by tracking the path that leads to crime: An introduction to “Studying the costs of crime across offender trajectories,” David A. Anderson

Research Article

  • Studying the costs of crime across offender trajectories,  Mark A. Cohen, Alex R. Piquero, Wesley G. Jennings

Policy Essay

  • The costs of crime, Jens Ludwig

Policy Essay

  • Offender trajectories, crime trends, and costs: An invited policy essay on studying the costs of crime across offender trajectories, Robert M. O’Brien

Juveniles’ Right to Counsel

Editorial Introduction

  • Juvenile law reform: Ensuring the right to counsel, Donna M. Bishop

Research Article

  • The right to counsel in juvenile court: Law reform to deliver legal services and reduce justice by geography, Barry C. Feld, Shelly Schaefer

Policy Essay

  • Does having an attorney provide a better outcome? The right to counsel does not mean attorneys help youths, Kimberly Kempf-Leonard

Police Essay

  • When a “right” is not enough: Implementation of the right to counsel in an age of ambivalence, Robert G. Schwartz, Marsha Levick

Forensic Evidence Processing

Editorial Introduction

  • Forensic identification evidence: Utility without infallibility, Simon A. Cole

Research Article

  • Unanalyzed evidence in law-enforcement agencies: A national examination of forensic processing in police departments, Kevin J. Strom, Matthew J. Hickman

Policy Essay

  • The promises and pitfalls of forensic evidence in unsolved crimes, Kevin M. Beaver

Policy Essay

  • An economic perspective on “Unanalyzed evidence in law-enforcement agencies,” E. James Cowan, Roger Koppl

Policy Essay

  • Database-driven investigations: The promise – and peril – of using forensics to solve “no-suspect” cases,  Andrea Roth