Research

Research

FSU’s College of Criminology and Criminal Justice is home to the nation’s number one criminology faculty in the world. Our team of experts is ranked number one in the nation for research productivity and are among the top 10 for grant acquisition, as demonstrated below. Many of our faculty are industry experts and offer extensive research on topics like gun control, biosocial criminology and social control, to name a few.

The list below contains nearly 1,000 peer-reviewed journal articles published by our faculty, many of which are co-authored with former and current graduate students. To the left is our one-of-a-kind filter box, which allows you to filter articles by topic and leverage our expertise for your personal interests and research endeavors. We hope you enjoy learning about criminology as much as we enjoy expanding the field of research.

Latest Research

Gary Kleck. 2017. “The effect of large-capacity magazines on the casualty count of mass shootings” Justice Research and Policy.

Wright, Kevin A., Jillian J. Turanovic, and Nancy Rodriguez. 2016. “Racial Inequality, Ethnic Inequality, and the System Involvement of At-Risk Youth: Implications for the Racial Invariance and Latino Paradox Theses” Justice Quarterly. In press. .

Kleck Jackson. 2016. “Adult unemployment and serious property crime: A national case-control study” Journal of Quantitative Criminology 32:489-513.

Pyrooz, David C., Jillian J. Turanovic, Scott H. Decker, and Jun Wu. 2016. “Taking Stock of the Relationship between Gang Membership and Offending: A Meta-Analysis” Criminal Justice and Behavior 43:365-397.

Gary Kleck, Will Hauser. 2016. “Confidence in the police and fear of crime: do police force size and productivity matter?” American Journal of Criminal Justice. Published online 2-12-16.

Gary Kleck, Bethany Mims. 2016. “Article productivity among the faculty of criminology and criminal justice doctoral programs, 2010-2014” Journal of Criminal Justice Education. Published online 3-11-16. .

Gary Kleck, Dylan Jackson. 2016. “Does crime cause punitiveness?” Crime & Delinquency. Published online 3-27-16.

Mears, Daniel P., and Sonja E. Siennick . 2016. “Young Adult Outcomes and the Life-Course Penalties of Parental Incarceration” Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 53(1): 3-35.

Berg, Mark, Eric Stewart, Jon Intravia, Patricia Y. Warren and Ronald L. Simons. 2016. “Cynical Streets: Neighborhood Social Processes and Perceptions of Criminal Injustice” Criminology. 54(3):520-547.

Intravia, Jon, Eric Stewart, Patricia Y. Warren and Kevin T. Wolff. 2016. “Neighborhood Disorder and Generalized Trust: A Multilevel Mediation Examination of Fear and Negative Police Efficacy” Journal of Criminal Justice, 46 148-158.

Mears, Daniel P., Joshua C. Cochran, and Andrea M. Lindsey. 2016. “Offending and Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Criminal Justice: A Conceptual Framework for Guiding Theory and Research and Informing Policy” Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice 32(1):78-103.

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