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Faculty Scholarship - V

Varano, Sean

Varano, S., Burress., G., & Decker, S. H. (In Press). "Subsuming of the Private by the Public: The Expansion of the Federal Government into Private Sports Events (Salt Lake City 2002)."  In Surveilling and Securing the Olympic Games: From Tokyo 1964 to London 2012, edited by V. Bajc. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Swatt, Marc L., Sean P. Varano, Craig D. Uchida and Shellie E. Solomon. 2013. "Fear of crime, incivilities, and collective efficacy in four Miami neighborhoods." Journal of Criminal Justice 41(1): 1-11.

Varano, S. P., & Wolff, R. 2012. "Street Outreach as an Intervention Modality for At-Risk and Gang-Involved Youth. Looking Beyond Suppression: Community Strategies to Reduce Gang Violence." 83.

Varano, S. P., & Wolff, R. 2012. Street outreach as an intervention modality for at-risk and gang-involved youth. In Community strategies to reduce gang violence using the comprehensive gang model, edited by E. Gebo & B. Bond. New York: Lexington Books.

Schafer, J. S., Varano, S. P., & Libby, N. E. 2011. "Communities as allies." In The future of law enforcement:  A consideration of potential allies and adversaries, edited by J. A. Scherer & J. P. Jarvis,141-150. Quantico, VA: Federal Bureau of Investigations.

Varano, Sean P., Beth M. Huebner., and Timothy S. Bynum. 2011. Correlates and consequences of pre-incarceration gang involvement among incarcerated youthful felons. Journal of Criminal Justice, 39(1), 30-38.

Varano, S. P., & Dover, T. 2011. "Interoperability and information sharing." In The future of law enforcement:  A consideration of potential allies and adversaries, edited by J. A. Scherer & J. P. Jarvis, 125-140. Quantico, VA: Federal Bureau of Investigations.

Schafer, Joseph. A., Sean P. Varano, John P. Jarvis, and Jeffrey M. Cancino. 2010." Bad moon on the rise? Lunar cycles and incidents of crime." Journal of Criminal Justice 38 (4): 359-367.

Phillips, Scott W., James Sobol, and Sean P. Varano. 2010. "Work Attitudes of Police Recruits: Is There A Family Connection." International Journal of Police Science and Management.  12(3): 460-479.

Varano, Sean P., Joseph A. Schafer, Jeffrey M. Cancino, Scott H. Decker, and Jack R. Greene. 2010. "A tale of three cities: Crime and displacement after Hurricane Katrina." Journal of Criminal Justice 38(1): 42-50.

Varano, Sean P., Joseph A. Schafer, Jeffrey M. Cancino, and Marc L. Swatt. 2009. "Constructing crime: Neighborhood characteristics and police recording behavior." Journal of Criminal Justice 37(6): 553-563.

Phillips, Scott and Sean P. Varano.  2008.  "Police criminal charging decision: An examination of post-arrest decision-making." Journal of Criminal Justice 36(4),: 307-315. 

Booth, Jeb, Amy Farrell, and Sean P. Varano. 2008.  “Social control, serious delinquency, and risky behavior: A gendered analysis.”  Crime &  Delinquency 54 (2): 423-456.

Varano, S.P., Cancino, J.M., Glass, J., and Enriquez, R.  2007.  “Police information systems.”  In Policing 2020, edited by J. Schafer.  Washington, DC:  Federal Bureau of Investigations.

Cancino, Jeffrey M., Joseph A. Schafer, and Sean P. Varano. 2007.  "Satisfaction with police: A contextual analysis of Latino and non-Latino perceptions."  Journal of Social & Ecological Boundaries 5(1): 1-26.

Huebner, Beth M., Sean P. Varano, and Timothy S. Bynum. 2007.  "Gangs, guns, and drugs:  Recidivism among serious, young offenders."  Criminology and Public Policy 6(2): 187-210. 

Cancino, Jeffrey M., Sean P. Varano, Joseph A. Schafer, and Roger Enriquez. 2007. "An ecological assessment of property and violent crime rates across a Latino urban landscape: the role of social disorganization and institutional anomie theory." Western Criminology Review 8(1): 69-87.

Cancino, Jeffrey M., Sean P. Varano, Joseph A. Schafer, and Roger Enriquez. 2007. "The effects of social disorganization: A hierarchical analysis of perceived incivilities in a Latino community."  Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice 5(1): 1-26.

Enriquez, Roger, Jeffrey M. Cancino, and Sean P. Varano.  2007. "A legal and empirical perspective on crime and adult entertainment establishments: A secondary effects study in San Antonio, Texas."  Journal of Gender, Social Policy, and the Law 15 (1): 1-41.

Decker, Scott H., Sean P. Varano, and Jack R. Greene.  2007. "Routine Crime in Exceptional Times: The Impact of the 2002 Winter Olympics on Citizen Demand for Police Services and System Response." Journal of Criminal Justice 35(1): 89-101.

Wells, William, Joseph A. Schafer, Sean P. Varano, and Timothy S. Bynum.  2006.  "Neighborhood Residents’ Production of Order: The Effects of Collective Efficacy on Responses to Neighborhood Problems."  Crime & Delinquency 53(2): 523-550. 

Patchin, Justin P., Beth M. Huebner, John M. McCluskey, Sean P. Varano, and Timothy S. Bynum. 2006. "Exposure to community violence and delinquency." Crime &  Delinquency 52 (2): 307-332.

McCluskey, J.M., Bynum, T.S.,Varano, S.P., Huebner, B.M., Patchin, J.W., and Burgess-Proctor, A.  2006. “Police organizations and problem solving for juvenile interventions.”  In Handbook of Juvenile Justice, edited by B. Sims and P. Preston. New York: Taylor and Francis.

Decker, Scott H., Jack R. Greene, Vincent J. Webb, Jeff Rojek, Jack McDevitt, Timothy S. Bynum, Sean P. Varano, and Peter K. Manning. 2005.  "Safety and Security at Special Events: The Case of the Salt Lake City Olympic Games." Security Journal 18(4): 65-74.

Varano, Sean P., John M. McCluskey, Justin M. Patchin, and Timothy S. Bynum. 2004. "Exploring the drugs-homicide connection."  Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice 20 (4): 369-392.

McCluskey, John M., Sean P. Varano, Beth M. Huebner, and Timothy S. Bynum. 2004. "Who Do you Refer?: The effects of policy change on juvenile referrals."  Criminal Justice Policy Review 15(4): 437-461.

Bynum, T.S., and Varano, S.P. 2002. “The Anti-Gang Initiative in Detroit: An Aggressive Enforcement Approach to Gangs.”  In Gangs, Youth Violence and Community Policing, edited by S.H. Decker.  Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.

Varano, Sean P. and Jeffrey M. Cancino. 2001. "Deviant Homicides:  An Empirical Analysis of Criminal Behavior in Chicago."  Homicide Studies 5(1): 5-29.


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