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      Dennis J. Stevens, PhD
Scholarly Publications



While I'm fortunate to have had published almost 100 scholarly studies on crime, cops, and criminals, following is a representative list.

2014

Women in Solitary Confinement:Health and Recidivism. Modern American Prisons, Stephen Richards (Ed). Southern Illinois University Press. Chapter.

2013

Sex Offenders. The End of Prisons: Reflections from the Decarceration Movement. Nagel & Nocella (Eds.). New York: Rodopi. Chapter. 

2009

"Media and Criminal Justice: Prosecutors and Wrongful Convictions," The Criminal Law Bulletin, 4(45).

2008

CSI Effect, Prosecutors, and Wrongful Convictions. Howard Journal of CriminalJustice, 47(1), 31-51.

2007

Police Stress. Encyclopedia of Psychology and Law, 2nd ed. Brian Cutler

2007

STING Tactics. Encyclopedia of Police Science, 3rd Ed. Jack Greene (Ed). 2 vols., ed.Jack R. Greene. NY: Routledge.

2006

Police Apprehension of Sexual Offenders and Sexual Assault Conviction Levels: Why Conviction Levels are Low in Boston. Police Journal, 79(2), 125-154.

2005

The History of Prisons: Continental Europe and England. The Encyclopedia of Criminology. NY: Routledge/Taylor & Francis. (Chapter)

2005

John Wayne Gacy: The Killer Clown. InFrankie Y. Bailey and StevenChermak (Eds.).Famous American Crimes and Trials. NY: Praeger Publishing. (Chapter)

2005

Police Officer Stress and Occupational Stressors. Heith Copes (Ed.). Policing and Strategies.(p.1-24). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. (Chapter)

2004

Origins of Police Officers' Stress Before and After 9/11. The Police Journal, 77(2),145-174.

2002

Civil Liabilities and Arrest Decisions. In Jeffery T. Walker (Ed.), Policing and the Law. (53-71). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. (Chapter)

2002

Pedophiles: A Case Study. Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology, 17(1), 36-51.

2002

Case Study of Three Generations of Incarcerated Sexual Offenders.Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology, 17(1), 65-83.

2002

Community Policing and Police Leadership. In Dennis J. Stevens (Ed.),Policing andCommunity Partnerships. (p. 163-177). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.

2002

With Captain Michael F. Masterson. The Value of Measuring Community Policing:Performance in Madison, Wisconsin. In Dennis J. Stevens (Ed.), Policing and Community Partnerships. (p. 77-93). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.

2001

Education Programming for Offenders. In Compendium of Corrections.Compendium 2000: On Effective Correctional Programming. (p. 57-64). ProvincialGovernment of Canada. Correctional Service of Canada. (Chapter)

2001

With Sgt. Roy Chambers (Boston Police Department). The murder trial of Elton Savory. Law and Order.

2001

Civil Liability and Selective Enforcement. Law and Order, 49(5), 105-108.

2001

Community Policing and Managerial Techniques: Total Quality ManagementTechniques. The Police Journal, 74(1), 26-41.

2001

With Capt. Mike Masterson (MPD). Madison Speaks up: MeasuringCommunity Policing Performance. Law and Order, 49(10), 98-100.

2000

Civil Liabilities and Arrest Decisions. The Police Journal, 73, 119-169.

2000

Identifying Criminal Predators, Sentences, and Criminal Classifications.Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology, 15(1), 50-71.

2000

with Sgt. John Wiggins. The Effects of Police Management. The Journal: The Police Official Journal, 6(2).

2000

Improving Community Policing: Using Managerial Style and Total QualityManagement. Law and Order, 197-204.

2000

Education: Programming Offenders. Forum: Correctional Research of Canada, 12(2), 29-31.

1999

Corruption Among Narcotic Officers: A Study of Innocence and Integrity.Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology, 14(2), 1-10.

1999

Interviews with Women Convicted of Murder: Battered Women Syndrome Revisited.International Review of Victimology, 6, 117-135.

1999

Research Note: Myers-Briggs Type Indicator-Cops, Convicts, and CollegeStudents. The Police Journal, 59-64.

1997

with Dr. Charles Ward (NCDOC). College Education and Recidivism: Educating Criminals is Meritorious. Journal of Correctional Education 48(3), 106-111.

1997

Urban Communities and Homicide: Why American Blacks Resort to Murder.Policing and Society, 8, 253 - 267

1997

Influences of Early Childhood Experiences on Subsequent Criminally Violent Behavior.Studies on Crime and Crime Prevention, 6(1), 35-51.

1994

The Depth of Imprisonment and Prisonization: Levels of Security and Prisoners'Anticipation of Future Violence. The Howard Journal of Criminal Justice, 33(2), 137- 157.