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Institute of Criminology



Ruth Armstrong, Amy Ludlow, I. Obsuth & S. Larmour. (2020). ‘The learning happens in the interaction’: exploring the ‘magic’ of the interpersonal in Learning TogetherPrison Service Journal


Matthew Bland

Matthew Bland. (2020). Algorithms can predict domestic abuse, but should we let them?  In H. Jahankhani, B. Akhgar, P. Cochrane & M. Bastbaz (Eds.), Policing in the Era of AI and Smart Societies. (139-155). Springer.

Matthew Bland & Barak Ariel. (2020).  Targeting Domestic Abuse with Police Data

N. Hiltz, Matthew Bland & Geoffrey Barnes. (2020). Victim-Offender Overlap in Violent Crime: Tageting Crim Harm in a Canadian Suburb. Cambridge Jounral of Evidence-Based Policing, 4(1-2), 1-11.

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Paolo Campana

I. Gollini, A. Caimo & Paolo Campana. (2020). Modelling interactions among offenders: A latent space approach for interdependent ego-networksSocial Networks, 63, 134-149

Paolo Campana & Loraine Gelsthorpe. (2020). "Choosing a Smuggler: Decision-making Among Migrants Smuggled to Europe".   European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research

Paolo Campana & A. Giovannetti. (2020). Predicting Violence in Merseyside: a Network-Based Approach Using No Demographic. Cambridge Journal of Evidence-Based Policing, 4, 89-102.


Ben Crewe. (2020). ‘The depth of imprisonment’. Punishment & Society


Jane Dominey & Loraine Gelsthorpe. (2020). Resettlement and the Case for Women. Probation Journal, 67(4)


Manuel Eisner

A. P. Loch, ..., M. Ryngelblum, Manuel Eisner et al. (2020). Victims, bullies and bully–victims: prevalence and association with negative health outcomes from a cross-sectional study in São Paulo, Brazil. International Journal of Public Health

X. Hunt, ..., S. du Toit & Manuel Eisner. (2020). Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, and mHealth: The Frontiers of the Prevention of Violence Against Children. Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence


David P. Farrington

David P. Farrington & L. Ahonen. (2020). Rolf Loeber’s research and life-course-persistent offenders. Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 30, 153-158

David P. Farrington, A. Barnett & A. Blumstein. (2020). The meaning of “intermittency” in criminal careers. Journal of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology, 6, 524-528

E. G. Cohn, David P. Farrington & A. Iratzoqui. (2020). Changes in scholarly influence in major American criminology and criminal justice journals between 1986 and 2015. Journal of Criminal Justice Education, 31, 580-608

E. Kobayashi & David P. Farrington. (2020). Why is student deviance lower in Japan than in the United States? Influences of individual, parental, peer, social and environmental factors. International Criminal Justice Review, 30, 365-385

R. Espejo-Siles, I. Zych, David P. Farrington & V. Llorent. (2020) Moral disengagement, victimization, empathy, social and emotional competencies as predictors of violence in children and adolescents. Children and Youth Services Review, 118, 105337


B. Martain, Vincent Harinam & Barak Ariel. (2020). Linking body worn camera activation with complaints: The promise of metadata. Journal of Criminology  
Y. Jewkes & Ben Laws. (2020). Liminality revisited: Mapping the emotional adaptations of women in carceral space. Punishment & Society  

Alison Liebling

Alison Liebling, B. Johnsen, Bethany E Schmidt et al. (2020). Where two ‘exceptional’ prison cultures meet: Negotiating order in a transnational prison. The British Journal of Criminology

Alison Liebling, R. Williams & E. Lieber. (2020). More Mind Games: How ‘The Action’ and ‘The Odds’ have Changed in Prison.  The British Journal of Criminology


Guy Skinner et al. (2020). A Systematic Literature Review for Evidence Behind the Toxic Trio. Children and Youth Services Review


Sumit Kumar, Lawrence Sherman & Heather Strang. (2020). Racial Disparities in Homicide Victimisation Rates: How to Improve Transparency by the Office of National Statistics in England and Wales. Cambridge Journal of Evidence-Based Policing


Adam Ramiz, P. Rock & Heather Strang. (2020). Detecting Modern Slavery on Cannabis Farms: The Challenges of Evidence. Cambridge Journal of Evidence-Based Policing


A. Schwarzenbach, Justice Tankebe & D. Oberwittler. (2020). In Their Own Hands: Young People and Self-Justice Retaliation in Germany. Crime & Delinquency


Sara Valdebenito, Manuel Eisner et al. (2020). Evidence for Better Lives Study: a comparative birth-cohort study on child exposure to violence and other adversities in eight low- and middle-income countries – foundational research (study protocol). BMJ Open