Variations in Hate Crime Cases by Bias Motivation Type: Findings From the National Hate Crime Investigation Study (NHCIS)
Child sexual abuse images, youth produced images and the varieties of image-based sexual exploitation and abuse
Neighborhood matters: the impact of community context on the cumulative case processing of firearm offenses
Detectives’ Descriptions of Their Responses to Sexual Assault Cases and Victims: Assessing the Overlap Between Rape Myths and Focal Concerns
A Whole Community Approach to Hate Crime Reduction: Research to Improve Prevention, Reporting, and Victim Support
Perceptions of White-Collar Crime Seriousness: Unpacking and Translating Attitudes into Policy Preferences
Does cannabis testing in the military drive synthetic cannabinoid use? Self-reported use motivations among justice-involved veterans
When Patriot Becomes Hate-triot: The Relationship Between American Identity and the Production of Cyberhate
In April 2018, the Golden State Killer, Joseph DeAngelo was arrested. NIJ support helped lead to his arrest, and in the aftermath of the arrest, NIJ Social Science Analyst Eric Martin was among those tasked with finding other cases NIJ helped law enforcement solve. Eric joins the show to talk about some of those cases, and answer some broader questions about serial killers: What is a serial killer? Are they on the rise? How do we know how many serial killers are currently active?
Mental Health in the Criminal Justice System-The Effect of Mandating Treatment for Convicted Individuals
A multilevel analysis of juvenile life without parole and its reform: understanding the people, places, and politics that shape policy.
The Extremism Sentencing Study: Judicial Outcomes and Recidivism Among Individuals Convicted of International and Domestic Terrorism
Inclusive Research: Engaging People Closest to the Issue Makes for Better Science & Greater Impact; 2023 NIJ Research Conference Plenary
This panel will discuss what inclusive research is, how to conduct it, and what issues and challenges exist about engaging in it. “Inclusive research” has its history as a participatory research method designed to ensure people closest to the issue or problem under study are authentically engaged in the research process rather than simply being “research subjects.” While community-based participatory research has begun to take on greater prominence in the criminal justice realm, such efforts are largely confined to qualitative research inquiries.
Meet the OJP Science Directors: Nancy La Vigne and Alex Piquero Discuss the Future of Research and Statistics at the 2023 NIJ Research Conference
The directors of the National Institute of Justice and the Bureau of Justice Statistics reflect on where they see the future of research and statistics and take questions from the audience, prioritizing those from student attendees.