Criminology

TSAS WP17-04: ‘Reporting Suspicion in Canada Insights from the fight against money laundering and terrorist financing’

Publisher: TSAS
Geography: Canada
Year: 2017
Description:

Following the premise that suspicion is less an event than a process, how do banks produce suspicion about financial transactions for reporting purposes? To what extent the quality of suspicious – …

Recruitment and selection in violent extremist organizations: Viewing through an industrial and organizational psychology lens

Criminological Perspectives on International Criminal Law

Year: 2014
Description:

This volume is one of the few books to explain in-depth the international crimes behind the scenes of substantive or procedural law. The contributors place a particular focus on what – …

The relevance and application of empirical research methods to the study of international crimes

Year: 2014
Description:

Introduction The international criminalization of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes has been followed by a vast amount of published work on the legal instruments and institutions dealing with – …

An examination of the links between international terrorism and transnational organized crime: moving beyond the factual nexus in Multi-Faceted Approach to Radicalization in Terrorist Organizations

Publisher: IOS Press
Year: 2011
Description:

Abstract: Transnational organized crime and terrorism have been viewed as distinct entities. However, much attention has been given in recent years on the complex linkages between the two phenomena and – …

“Networking in Child Exploitation – Assessing disruption strategies using registrant information

Year: 2015

Managing Organisational Culture Across Professional Disciplines

Author(s): Whelan — Chad
Year: 2015

Plea Bargaining and the Trial Penalty in Canada

Author(s): Alati — Daniel
Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

Security Networks and Occupational Culture: Understanding Culture Within and Between Organisations

Author(s): Whelan — Chad
Year: 2015

Organisational Culture and Cultural Change: A Network Perspective

Author(s): Whelan — Chad
Year: 2015

Liking and hyperlinking: Community detection in online child exploitation networks

Year: 2016

Criminal Careers in Cyberspace: Examining Website Failure within Child Exploitation Networks

Year: 2015

Assessing the Validity of Automated Webcrawlers as Data Collection Tools to Investigate Online Child Sexual Exploitation

Year: 2015
Subjects: Crime, Webcrawler

The Dallas Patrol Management Experiment: Can AVL Technologies be Used to Harness Unallocated Patrol Time For Crime Prevention?

Year: 2015

Do Stop, Question, and Frisk Practices Deter Crime? Evidence at Micro-Units of Space and Time

Year: 2015
Subjects: Crime

Street Profile Analysis: A New Method for Mapping Crime on Major Roadways

Year: 2016
Subjects: Crime

Police and Cameras

Year: 2016

Global patterns of domestic cannabis cultivation: a comparison of sample characteristics and patterns of growing across eleven countries

Year: 2015
Subjects: Crime, Drugs, Economics

Production, perception, and punishment: Restrictive deterrence in the context of cannabis cultivation

Year: 2015
Subjects: Crime, Drugs

Searching for suitable homicide co-offenders among gang members

Year: 2015

LECENing places to hide: Geo-Mapping Child Exploitation Material

Year: 2015
Subjects: Crime, Intelligence

To prevent the Existence of People Dedicated to Causing Trouble: Dirty Work, Social Control and Paramilitaries in Colombia

Geography: South America
Year: 2016

Hezbollah’s Global Tentacles: The Party of God’s Convergence with Transnational Organized Crime

Year: 2016

The puzzling resilience of transnational organized criminal networks

Year: 2016

A method to detect criminal organizations from police data

Year: 2016

Image is everything: Delinquent displays and social status among adolescents

Year: 2015
Subjects: Crime, Youth

Comment le jihadisme est-il devenu numérique ? Évolutions, tendances et ripostes,

Author(s): Ducol-- Benjamin
Year: 2015
Description:

Abstract: Twitter constitue un terrain de jeu de prédilection pour le groupe État islamique (EI) : espace de médiatisation, de revendication et de mobilisation. Depuis sa matrice de naissance afghane – …

Voices of the Caucasus Emirate: Mapping and analyzing North Caucasus insurgency websites.

Geography: Eastern Europe
Year: 2015
Description:

Abstract: This article looks at Internet use by insurgent groups in the North Caucasus in the context of a regional diffusion of violence. Using a mixed methods research design that – …

Les violences motivées par la haine. Idéologies et modes d’action des extrémistes de droite au Canada

Geography: Canada
Year: 2015
Description:

Abstract: Bien que les violences politiques soient, depuis le début du siècle, principalement abordées sous l’angle de l’extrémisme islamiste, les crimes motivés par la haine existaient au Canada bien avant – …

Lessons from conducting trans-national Internet-mediated participatory research with hidden populations of cannabis cultivators

Year: 2015
Description:

Abstract Background: Internet-mediated research methods are increasingly used to access hidden populations. The International Cannabis Cultivation Questionnaire (ICCQ) is an online survey designed to facilitate international comparisons into the relatively – …

Social Network Analysis and ‘Dark’ Networks: An Analysis of the London Bombers and the Problem of ‘Fuzzy’ Boundaries

Year: 2015
Description:

Abstract: Social network analysis (SNA) is believed to be capable of revealing significant insights into crime and terror groups, including identifying important individuals and unique approaches to disruption. However, SNA – …

Tendances violentes de la droite radicale au Canada: analyses chronologiques et facteurs d’influence

Author(s): Berube-- Maxime
Geography: Canada
Year: 2016
Description:

The lack of right-wing political parties at the national scale is, among other things, a reason why only a few studies have looked at the factors shaping farright violent incidents – …

A group-based recidivist sentencing premium? The role of context and cohort effects in the sentencing of terrorist offenders

Geography: Quebec
Year: 2015
Description:

Despite recent interest in terrorism little is known about the sentencing of terrorist offenders, and the impact of cohort effects on the sentencing patterns of offenders over the course of – …

Radicalism Leading to Violent Extremism in Canada: A Multi-Level Analysis of Muslim Community and University Based Student Leaders’ Perceptions and Experiences.

Author(s): Ahmed-- Kawser
Geography: Canada
Year: 2016
Description:

Recently, more than 150 Canadians have joined the Islamic State (IS) in the Middle East, causing alarm among both Canadian policy makers and the general citizenry. One of the most – …

(Dés)organisation et dynamiques identitaires du mouvement skinhead au Québec : une étude exploratoire

Year: 2016
Description:

About the Book: Si l’expression « réseau social » fait son apparition dans le langage populaire en même temps que les Facebook, LinkedIn et autres plateformes d’échange, le concept est – …

Canada’s National Counterterrorism Strategy and Challenges of Community Based Intervention in Countering Radicalization: A Perspective.

Author(s): Ahmed– Kawser
Geography: Canada
Year: 2016

Place Matters: Criminology in the 21st Century

Year: 2016
Subjects: Criminology
Description:

Over the last two decades, there has been increased interest in the distribution of crime and other antisocial behavior at lower levels of geography. The focus on micro geography and – …

Neighbourhood Effects on Fear of Crime in Canada

Geography: Canada
Year: 2016
Description:

Fear of crime is a social problem with potentially serious consequences, including altering or restricting one’s behaviour. Changes to one’s routine for this purpose are known as constrained behaviours. Although – …

Advances in Research on Illicit Networks

Publisher: Routledge
Year: 2015
Description:

Social network analysis finally reached a critical mass of scholars in the field of criminology. The proven track record of network theory and methods in fostering new advances in our – …

Social Networks, Terrorism, and Counter-Terrorism: Radical and Connected

Publisher: Routledge
Year: 2015
Description:

This book examines two key themes in terrorism studies, the radicalization process and counter-terrorism policies, through the lens of social networks. The book aims to show that networks should be – …

Planning for the Worst: Olympic Security and Precautionary Governance

Geography: Germany
Year: 2012

Security and Uncertainty in Contemporary Delayed-Return Cultures: Coping with the Blockage of Personal Goals

Year: 2015

Why bother? Death, Failure, and Fatalistic Withdrawal from life

Year: 2015
Description:

The current research examines the conditions under which death contemplation will reduce, rather than increase, goal directed activity. By employing a goal-regulation perspective on the problem of death, we hypothesized – …

Threat and defense: From Anxiety to Approach

Year: 2010
Description:

The social psychological literature on threat and defense is fragmented. Groups of researchers have focused on distinct threats, such as mortality, uncertainty, uncontrollability, or meaninglessness, and have developed separate theoretical – …

Study 1 of 3: A Qualitative Examination of Radicalization and Susceptibility to Radicalization

Geography: Canada
Year: 2014
Description:

Correctional Service Canada (CSC) staff members recognize the complex, multi-faceted nature of radicalization, and are familiar with a wide range of behaviours indicative of radicalization or susceptibility to radicalization. Responses – …

Study 2 of 3: Comparisons of Radicalized and Non-Radicalized Federal Offenders

Geography: Canada
Year: 2014
Description:

The identification of considerable differences between radicalized and non-radicalized offenders across a variety of areas suggests that the case management, supervision, and intervention strategies used for each group may need – …

Study 3 of 3: Estimating Susceptibility to Prison Radicalization

Geography: Canada
Year: 2014
Description:

The ability to estimate which inmates may be more susceptible to radicalizing influences and potentially intervene with those individuals prior to them being exposed or converted to a radical ideology – …

Examining the Needs and Motivations of Canada’s Federally Incarcerated Radicalized Offenders

Author(s): Michel-- S | Stys--Y
Geography: Canada
Year: 2014
Description:

This study allowed for an enhanced understanding of the motivations and needs of radicalized offenders,Footnote 1 while providing the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) with further evidence that can be – …

Use of Programs and Interventions with Canada’s Federally Sentenced Radicalized Offenders

Author(s): Michel– S | Stys–Y
Geography: Canada
Year: 2014

Bridging the Barrier: Israeli Unilateral Disengagement

Author(s): jacoby-- Tami
Year: 2007
Description:

The construction of the barrier separating Israel from the West Bank has become the site of one of the most heated controversies the world over, the source of virulent propaganda, – …