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Criminology & Criminal Justice
Faculty Publications

Augustyn, Megan Bears. 2018. JRCD Commentary. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 55(4), 463-465.

Augustyn, Megan Bears, Celia Fulco, & Kimberly L. Henry. 2018. Intergenerational Continuity in Depression: Acknowledging the Importance of Time-Varying Effects, Maternal Comorbidities and Child Gender. Journal of Youth and Adolescence.

Augustyn, Megan Bears, & Jean Marie McGloin. 2018. Revisiting Juvenile Waiver: Integrating the Incapacitation Experience. Criminology, 56(1), 154-190.

Baldwin, Julie M., Richard D. Hartley, & Erika Brooke. Forthcoming. Identifying Those Who Served: Modeling Potential Participant Identification in Veterans Treatment Courts. Drug Court Review.

Boccio, Cashen M., Kevin M. Beaver, & Joseph A. Schwartz. 2018. The Role of Intelligence in Becoming a Successful Criminal: Results from a Longitudinal Sample. Intelligence, 66, 24-31.

Boccio, Cashen M., & Kevin M. Beaver. Forthcoming. Psychopathic Personality Traits and the Successful Criminal. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology.

Boccio, Cashen M., & Kevin M. Beaver. Forthcoming. The Influence of Changes in Family Structure on Criminal Involvement. Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice.

Caudy, Michael, Marie Skubak Tillyer, & Rob Tillyer. 2018. The Effects of a Jail Sentence on Recidivism and the Moderating Influence of Offender Risk. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 45, 949-968.

Donovan, Kathleen M., Rob Tillyer, & Charles F. Klahm. 2018. Understanding Perceptions of Citizen Demeanour: Using an Experimental Design to Understand the Impact of Encounter and Observer Characteristics. Policing and Society: An International Journal of Research and Policy, 28(4), 480-496.

Jackson, Dylan B., Jamie Newsome, Michael G. Vaughn, & Kecia R. Johnson. 2018. Considering the Role of Food Insecurity in Low Self-Control and Early Delinquency. Journal of Criminal Justice, 56, 127-139.

Jackson, Dylan B., & Michael G. Vaughn. 2018. Maternal Medical Risks during Pregnancy and Childhood Externalizing Behavior. Social Science & Medicine, 207, 19-24.

Jackson, Dylan B., & Michael G. Vaughn. 2018. Promoting Health Equity to Prevent Crime. Preventive Medicine, 113, 91-94.

Lynch, Kellie R., & Dylan B. Jackson. 2018. Ready to Pull the Trigger?: An Application of the Health Belief Model to Implementing Gun Policy at the Community Level. Psychology of Violence.

Lynch, Kellie R., & T.K. Logan. 2018. “You Better Say Your Prayers and Get Ready”: Guns Within the Context of Intimate Partner Abuse. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 33, 686-711.

Lynch, Kellie R., T.K. Logan, & Dylan B. Jackson. 2018. “People Will Bury Their Guns Before They Surrender Them”: Implementing Domestic Violence Gun Control in Rural, Appalachian Versus Urban Communities. Rural Sociology.

Rennó Santos, Mateus, Alexander Testa, & Douglas B. Weiss. 2018. Where Poverty Matters: Examining the Cross-National Relationship between Economic Deprivation and Homicide. British Journal of Criminology, 58(2), 372-393.

Smith, Michael R., & Matthew Petrocelli. 2018. The Effect of Concealed Handgun Carry Deregulation in Arizona on Crime in Tucson. Criminal Justice Policy Review.

Testa, Alexander, Lauren C. Porter, & Kiminori Nakamura. Forthcoming. Examining All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality among Former Prisoners in Pennsylvania. Justice Quarterly

Tillyer, Marie Skubak, James V. Ray, & Marissa E. Hinton. 2018. Protecting High-Risk Youth in High-Risk Contexts: Neighborhoods, Parenting, and Adolescent Victimization. Journal of Youth and Adolescence.

Tillyer, Marie Skubak, Pamela Wilcox, & Erica Fissel. 2018. Violence in Schools: Repeat Victimization, Low Self-Control, and the Mitigating Influence of School Efficacy. Journal of Quantitative Criminology, 34, 609-632.

Tillyer, Rob. 2018. Assessing the Impact of Community-Oriented Policing on Arrest. Justice Quarterly, 35(3), 526-555.

Wallace, Danielle, Alyssa W. Chamberlain, & Chantal Fahmy. 2018. Changes in Neighborhood Social Control and Disorder and their Relationship to Exercise Behavior. Environment & Behavior.

Weiss, Douglas B., Alexander Testa, & Mateus Rennó Santos. 2018. Heavy Alcohol Drinking and Cross-National Homicide Rates: The Role of Demographic, Political, and Cultural Context. Journal of Drug Issues, 48(2), 246-268.


Augustyn, Megan Bears, & Dylan B. Jackson. 2017. An Intersectional Look at the Rush to “Adulthood”: Considering the Role of Gender, Race and SES in the Link between Precocious Transitions and Adult Antisocial Behavior. Youth & Society.

Augustyn, Megan Bears, Jeffrey T. Ward, & Marvin D. Krohn. 2017. Exploring Intergenerational Continuity in Gang Membership. Journal of Crime and Justice, 40(3), 252-274.

Augustyn, Megan Bears, & Thomas Loughran. 2017. Juvenile Waiver as a Mechanism of Social Stratification: A Focus on Human Capital. Criminology, 55(2), 405-437.

Boccio, Cashen M., & Kevin M. Beaver. 2017. Examining the Influence of Adolescent Marijuana Use on Adult Intelligence: Further Evidence in the Causation versus Spuriousness Debate. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 177, 199-206.

Fahmy, Chantal, & Danielle Wallace. 2017. Incarceration, Reentry, and Health. The Collateral Consequences of Sentencing and Punishment Decisions. Edited by Beth M. Huebner & Natasha Frost, Routledge.

Fahmy, Chantal, & Meghan M. Mitchell. 2017. From Working on a Grant to Chasing Grants: Graduate Student Experiences with Funded Research. The Criminologist, 42(5), 33-35.

Hoskin, Anthony W., Richard D. Hartley, Lee Ellis, & Haley McMurray. 2017. Does Religiosity Explain Cross-National Differences in Crime? The Case of the United States versus Malaysian University Students. Journal of Religion & Society, 19, 1-17.

Jackson, Dylan B., Jamie Newsome, & Kellie R. Lynch. 2017. Adverse Housing Conditions and Early-Onset Delinquency. American Journal of Community Psychology, 60(1/2), 160-174.

Jackson, Dylan B., & Michael G. Vaughn. 2017. Household Food Insecurity during Childhood and Adolescent Misconduct. Preventive Medicine, 96, 113-117.

Jackson, Dylan B., & Michael G. Vaughn. 2017. Parental Incarceration and Child Sleep and Eating Behaviors. Journal of Pediatrics, 185, 211-217.

Kelsay, James, Marie Skubak Tillyer, Rob Tillyer, & Jeffrey T. Ward. 2017. The Violent Victimization of Children, Adolescents, Adults, and the Elderly: Situational Characteristics and Victim Injury. Violence and Victims, 32, 342-361.

Lynch, K. R., Jenna A. Jewell, Jonathan M. Golding, & Hannah B. Kembel. 2017. Associations Between Relationship Sexual Behavior Norm Beliefs and Intimate Partner Rape Judgments: A Structural Equation Model. Violence Against Women, 23, 426-451.

Lynch, K.R., Jenna A. Jewell, Nesa E. Wasarhaley, Jonathan M. Golding, & Claire M. Renzetti. 2017. Great Sexpectations: The Impact of Participant Gender, Defendant Desirability, and Date Cost on Attributions of a Date Rape Victim and Defendant. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

Lynch, Kellie R., & T.K. Logan. 2017. Implementing Domestic Violence Gun Confiscation Policy in Urban and Rural Communities: Assessing the Perceived Risk, Effectiveness, and Barriers. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

Maddan, Sean., & Richard D. Hartley. 2017. Towards the Development of a Standardized Focal Concerns Theory of Sentencing. In Ulmer, Jeffery T. and Mindy Bradley (editors). Punishment Decisions: Locations of Disparity. ASC Division on Corrections and Sentencing Handbook, Vol. 2. New York: Routledge.

Moon, Byongook, & Merry Morash. 2017. A Test of General Strain Theory in South Korea: A Focus on Objective/Subjective Strains, Negative Emotions, and Composite Conditioning Factors. Crime & Delinquency, 63(6), 731-756.

Moon, Byongook, & Merry Morash. 2017. Gender and General Strain Theory: A Comparison of Strains, Mediating, and Moderating Effects Explaining Three Types of Delinquency. Youth & Society, 49(4), 484-504.

Richards, Tara N., Marie Skubak Tillyer, & Emily M. Wright. 2017. Child Maltreatment Type and IPV Victimization, Perpetration, and Victimization/Perpetration. Child Abuse & Neglect, 67, 240-248.

Smith, Michael R., Jeff J. Rojek, Matthew Petrocelli, & Brian Withrow. 2017. Measuring Disparities in Police Activities: A State-of-the Art Review. Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management, 40, 166-183.

Testa, Alexander, David Maimon, Michel Cukier, & Bertrand Sobesto. 2017. Illegal Roaming and File Manipulation on Target Computers: Assessing the Effect of Sanction Threats on System Trespassers Online Behaviors. Criminology & Public Policy, 16(3), 689-726.

Testa, Alexander, Joseph K. Young, & Christopher Mullins. 2017. Does Democracy Enhance or Reduce Lethal Violence? Examining the Role of the Rule of Law. Homicide Studies, 21(3), 219-239.

Testa, Alexander, & Lauren C. Porter. 2017. No Rest for the Wicked? The Consequences of Incarceration for Sleep Problems. Society and Mental Health, 7(3), 196-208.

Wright, Emily M., & Marie Skubak Tillyer. 2017. Neighborhood Social Ties, Collective Efficacy, and Intimate Partner Violence Against Women. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.


Augustyn, Megan Bears. 2016. Updating Perceptions of (In)Justice. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 53(2), 255-286.

Augustyn, Megan Bears, & James V. Ray. 2016. Psychopathy and Perceptions of Procedural Justice. Journal of Criminal Justice, 46, 170-183.

Beaver, Kevin M., Joseph L. Nedelec, J. C. Barnes, Brian B. Boutwell, & Cashen M. Boccio. 2016. The Association between Intelligence and Personal Victimization in Adolescence and Adulthood. Personality and Individual Differences, 98, 355-360.

Boccio, Cashen M., & Kevin M. Beaver. 2016. The Association between Multilingualism and Psychopathic Personality Traits. Journal of Criminal Justice, 47, 151-158.

Fahmy, Chantal, & Jacob T.N. Young. 2016. Gender Inequality and Knowledge Production in Criminology and Criminal Justice. Journal of Criminal Justice Education, 28(2), 285-305.

Golding, Jonathan M., Kellie R. Lynch, & Nesa E. Wasarhaley. 2016. Impeaching Rape Victims in Criminal Court: Does Concurrent Civil Action Hurt Justice? Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 31, 3129-3149.

Hartley, Richard D., & Julie M. Baldwin. 2016. Waging War on Recidivism Among Justice-Involved Veterans: An Impact Evaluation of a Large Urban Veterans Treatment Court. Criminal Justice Policy Review.

Jackson, Dylan B. 2016. Breastfeeding Duration and Offspring Conduct Problems: The Moderating Role of Genetic Risk. Social Science & Medicine, 166, 128-136.

Jackson, Dylan B. 2016. The Link between Poor Quality Nutrition and Childhood Antisocial Behavior: A Genetically Informative Analysis. Journal of Criminal Justice, 44, 13-20.

Jackson, Dylan B., & Kevin M. Beaver. 2016. The Interplay between Neuropsychological Deficits and Adverse Parenting in the Prediction of Adolescent Misconduct: A Partial Test of the Generalizability of Moffitt’s Theory. Criminal Justice & Behavior, 43(11), 1505-1521.

Mitchelle, Meghan M., Chantal Fahmy, David C. Pyrooz, & Scott H. Decker. 2016. Criminal Crews, Codes, and Contexts: Differences and Similarities across the Code of the Street, Convict Code, Street Gangs, and Prison Gangs. Deviant Behavior, 38(10), 1197-1222.

Moon, Byongook, & John McCluskey. 2016. School-based Victimization of Teachers in Korea: Focusing on Individual and School Characteristics. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 31/7, 1340-1361.

Nix, Justin, Michael R. Smith, Matthew Petrocelli, Jeff Rojek, & Victor M. Manjarrez. 2016. The Use of Social Media by Alleged Members of Mexican Cartels and Affiliated Drug Trafficking Organizations. Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, 13, 395-418.

Nobles. Matt R., Jeffrey T. Ward, & Rob Tillyer. 2016. The Impact of Neighborhood Context on Spatiotemporal Patterns of Burglary. Journal of Research in Crime & Delinquency, 53(5), 711-740.

Smith, Michael R. 2016. TASER® Exposure, Miranda Warnings, and Police Interrogations: New Evidence and Implications. Criminology and Public Policy, 15, 75-78.

Sullivan, Michael J., & Roger Enriquez. 2016. The Impact of Interior Immigration Enforcement on Mixed-Citizenship Families. Boston College Journal of Law & Social Sciences, 36, 33-57.

Thornberry, Terence P., Marvin D. Krohn, Megan Bears Augustyn, Sarah Greenman, & Molly Buchanon. 2016. The Impact of Adolescent Risk Behavior on Partner Relationships. Advances in Life Course Research, 28, 6-21.

Tillyer, Marie Skubak, Brooke Miller Gialopsos, & Pamela Wilcox. 2016. The Short-Term Repeat Sexual Victimization of Adolescents in School. Crime and Delinquency, 62, 81-106.

Tillyer, Marie Skubak, & Rob Tillyer. 2016. Race, Ethnicity, and Adolescent Violent Victimization. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 45, 1497-1511.

Tillyer, Rob, & Richard D. Hartley. 2016. The Use and Impact of Fast-Track Departures: Exploring Prosecutorial and Judicial Discretion in Federal Immigration Cases. Crime & Delinquency, 62(12), 1624-1647.

Wallace, Danielle, Chantal Fahmy, Lindsy Cotton, Charis Jimmons, Rachal McKay, Sidney Stoffer, & Sarah Syed. Examining the Role of Familial Support during Prison and After Release on Post- Incarceration Mental Health. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 60(1), 3-20.

Ward, Jeffrey, T., Richard D. Hartley, & Rob Tillyer. 2016. Unpacking Gender and Racial/Ethnic Biases in the Federal Sentencing of Drug Offenders: A Causal Mediation Approach. Journal of Criminal Justice, 46, 196-206.

Weiss, Douglas B., Mateus Rennó Santos, Alexander Testa, & Sumit Kumar. 2016. The 1990s Homicide Decline: A Western World or International Phenomenon? A Research Note. Homicide Studies, 20(4), 321-334.


Augustyn, Megan Bears. 2015. The (Ir)Relevance of Procedural Justice in the Pathways to Crime. Law and Human Behavior, 39(4), 388-401.

Augustyn, Megan Bears, & Jeffrey T. Ward. 2015. Exploring the Sanction–Crime Relationship through a Lens of Procedural Justice. Journal of Criminal Justice, 43(6), 470-479.

Boccio, Cashen M., & Kevin M. Beaver. 2015. Psychopathic Personality Traits, Intelligence, and Economic Outcomes. The Journal of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology, 26, 551-569.

Jackson, Dylan B., & Kevin M. Beaver. 2015. A Shared Pathway of Antisocial Risk: A Path Model of Parent and Child Effects. Journal of Criminal Justice, 43(2), 154-163.

Jackson, Dylan B., & Kevin M. Beaver. 2015. Sibling Differences in Low Birth Weight, Dopaminergic Polymorphisms, and ADHD Symptomatology: Evidence of GxE. Psychiatry Research, 226(2), 467-473.

Lynch, Kellie R. & T.K. Logan. 2015. Police Officers’ Attitudes and Challenges with Charging Stalking. Violence and Victims, 30, 1037-1048.

Lynch, Kellie R. & T.K. Logan. 2015. Risk Factors in Arrest of Rural and Urban Female Victims of Intimate Partner Violence. Violence and Victims, 30, 488-501.

Magyarics, Casey L., Kellie R. Lynch, Jonathan M. Golding, & Anne Lippert. 2015. The Impact of Frequency of Behavior and Type of Contact on Judgments Involving a Criminal Stalking Case. Law and Human Behavior, 39, 602-613.

Moon, Byongook, Merry Morash, June Oh Jang, & SeokJin Jeong. 2015. Violence against Teachers in South Korea: Negative Consequences and Factors Leading to Emotional Distress. Violence and Victims, 30/2, 279-292.

Tillyer, Marie Skubak, & Rob Tillyer. 2015. Maybe I Should Do This Alone: A Comparison of Co-Offending and Solo Robbery Outcomes. Justice Quarterly, 32, 1064-1088.

Tillyer, Marie Skubak, Rob Tillyer, & James Kelsay. 2015. The Nature and Influence of the Victim-Offender Relationship in Kidnapping Incidents. Journal of Criminal Justice, 43, 377-385.

Tillyer, Marie Skubak. 2015. The Relationship between Childhood Maltreatment and Adolescent Violent Victimization. Crime and Delinquency, 61, 973-995.

Tillyer, Marie Skubak. 2015. Victimization, Offending, and Perceived Risk for Early Violent Death. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 42, 529-545.

Tillyer, Rob, Richard D. Hartley & Jeffrey Ward. 2015. Differential Treatment of Female Defendants: Does Criminal History Moderate the Effect of Gender on Sentence Length in Federal Narcotics Cases? Criminal Justice and Behavior, 7, 703-721.