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Speaker Presentations for 2003 (San Francisco, CA)

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The presentations provided here were supplied by the presenter, and are in alphabetical order by last name of the presenter. Presentation titles may differ from those listed in the program. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact the presenter directly.


Megan Alderden, Research Analyst, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

Presentation:  Profile of Female Delinquents Committed to the Illinois Department of Corrections
Session:  Research on Juvenile Offenders (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Nancy Arrigona, Director of Research, Texas Juvenile Probation Commission

Presentation:  Deaths in Law Enforcement Custody: Data Collection Issues
Session:  Deaths in Law Enforcement Custody: Data Collection Issues (Thursday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Henry H. Brownstein, Chief, Drugs and Crime and International Research Division, National Institute of Justice, U.S. Department of Justice

Presentation:  Failure of Drug Market Transactions Due to Police Acticity: A Preliminary Analysis
Session:  Research on Drug Control and Drug Abuse (Friday, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm)




Shawn D. Bushway, Assistant Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Maryland

Presentation:  Work Programs for Ex-Offenders: Potential and Promise
Session:  Reentry: Preceptions and Concerns (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Jeffrey A. Butts, Director, Program on Youth Justice, Urban Institute, Washington, DC

Presentation:  Practical Forecasting
Session:  Methods and Impact of Prison Population Forecasting (Thursday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Michael F. Cahn, President, Structured Decisions Corporation, West Newton, Massachusetts

Presentation:  Cost-Benefit of Firearm Eligibility Checks: Point of Contact (POC) vs. Non-POC States
Session:  Criminal History Records (Friday, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm)




Gail Carlson, Director, Statistical Analysis Center, Minnesota Department of Public Safety

Presentation:  Safe at Home
Session:  Victimization and Victims' Needs (Friday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Redonna K. Chandler, Health Scientist Administrator, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Bethesda, Maryland

Presentation:  Drug Abuse Research: The Intersection of Public Health and Safety
Session:  Research on Drug Control and Drug Abuse (Friday, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm)




William H. Clements, Executive Director, Vermont Center for Justice Research

Presentation:  Exploring the Dynamics of Race and Crime Using NIBRS Data (PDF format - 135 KB)
Session:  Tactical Use of NIBRS Program (Friday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Perry Comeaux, Director, Department of Administration, State of Nevada

Presentation:  The Link Between Program Performance and Budget
Session:  The Link Between Program Performance and Budget (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Kelly R. Damphousse, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Oklahoma

Presentation:  Terrorism Data: Use and Availability
Session:  Antiterrorism Studies and Data Collection (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Scott H. Decker, Curators Professor of Criminal Justice, University of Missouri-St. Louis

Presentation:  Integrating Project Safe Neighborhoods in a Problem Solving Context
Session:  Research Initiatives for Project Safe Neighborhoods (Friday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Noah Fritz, Director, Crime Mapping and Analysis Program, National Law Enforcement and Crime Technology Center, Denver, Colorado

Presentation:  GIS Mental Mapping and Neighborhood Ethnography
Session:  Spatial Analysis (Friday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Lawrence A. Greenfeld, Director, Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice

Presentation:  Measuring Performance: The Competence of the Criminal Justice System
Session:  Conference Opening (Thursday, 8:30 am - 10:00 am)




Mike Haddon, Director of Research and Data, Utah Justice Commission

Presentation:  Thefts from Automobiles: Using Data to Address Community Problems
Session:  Spatial Analysis (Friday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




David Huff, Justice Systems Analyst, Iowa Statistical Analysis Center, Iowa Criminal and Juvenile Justice Planning

Presentation:  Analysis of Data from the Iowa Juvenile Courts
Session:  Research on Juvenile Offenders (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Kim S. Hunt, Executive Director, District of Columbia Advisory Commission on Sentencing

Presentation:  Developing an Evidence Based Approach to Sentencing Policy
Session:  Judging Performance in Sentencing and Prosecution (Friday, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm)




Roger Jefferies, Deputy Director of Criminal Justice, Office of Strategic Planning, New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services

Presentation:  Definition - Data - Deliberation
Session:  Measuring Program Performance (Thursday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Eric C. Johnson, Acting Director, Law and Policy Division, SEARCH Group, Inc., Sacramento, California

Presentation:  The Nation's Criminal History Records: A Status Report
Session:  Criminal History Records (Friday, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm)




Sherri Johnson, Policy Analyst, Criminal Justice Research Center, Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services

Presentation:  Evaluation of Virginia Exile
Session:  Research on Gun-Related Crimes (Thursday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Todd H. Johnson, Economist, Economic Analysis and Information, Bureau of Labor Statistics, San Francisco, California

Presentation:  Labor Force Data on the Web
Session:  Federal Data Online (Thursday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Mary A. Kernic, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center

Presentation:  Do Protection Orders for Intimate Partner Violence Prevent Re-abuse?
Session:  Domestic Violence: Victims and Offenders (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Andrew Klein, Senior Research Analyst, BOTEC Analysis Corporation

Presentation:  Domestic Violence Research: Perilous Pitfalls
Session:  Domestic Violence: Victims and Offenders (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Kerry Lowden, Researcher, Colorado Division of Criminal Justice, Colorado Department of Public Safety
Presentation:  Evaluation of a Sex Offender Therapeutic Community in a Colorado Prison

Session:  Sex Offenders and Their Victims (Thursday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




John M. MacDonald, Assistant Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of South Carolina

Presentation:  Combating Domestic Violence in Rural Areas: Findings from an Evaluation of a Local Domestic Violence Court
Session:  Evaluating Specialized Courts (Friday 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Donald Mace, Special Agent In Charge, California Department of Justice, California Intelligence Bureau

Presentation:  The H.A.T.E. System in California
Session:  Data Issues in Law Enforcement (Thursday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Jack McDevitt, Associate Dean, College of Criminal Justice, Northeastern University

Presentation:  Bridging the Information Disconnect in National Bias Crime Reporting
Session:  Data Issues in Law Enforcement (Thursday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Debbie McLaughlin, Department of Justice Administrator, Criminal Justice Statistics Center, California Department of Justice

Presentation:  Death in Custody
Session:  Deaths in Law Enforcement Custody: Data Collection Issues (Thursday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Tammy Meredith, President, Applied Research Services, Inc.

Presentation:  Data Driven Strategies to Combat Gun Crime
Session:  Research on Gun-Related Crimes (Thursday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Bob Morehouse, Administrator, Criminal Intelligence Bureau, California Department of Justice

Presentation:  Antiterrorism Studies and Data Collection
Session:  Antiterrorism Studies and Data Collection (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Christopher J. Mumola, Policy Analyst, Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice

Presentation:  Death in Law Enforcement Custody
Session:  Deaths in Law Enforcement Custody: Data Collection Issues (Thursday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Robin C. Neray, Senior Analyst, Structured Decisions Corporation, West Newton, Massachusetts

Presentation:  Measuring Program Performance in a Criminal History Records Environment: The Records Quality Index (RQI)
Session:  Measuring Program Performance (Thursday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Elaine Nugent, Director, Office of Research and Evaluation, American Prosecutors Research Institute, Alexandria, Virginia

Presentation:  Beyond Conviction Rates: A Framework for Measuring Performance in Prosecution
Session:  Judging Performance in Sentencing and Prosecution (Friday, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm)




Colin Olson, Graduate Research Assistant, Institute for Social Research, University of New Mexico

Presentation:  Spatial Distribution and Relationships for Homicides
Session:  Reasearch Initiatives for Project Safe Neighborhoods (Friday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




David E. Olson, Research Scientist, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

Presentation:  Examining the Optimism Pessimism of Soon-to-be-Release Prison Inmates
Session:  Reentry: Preceptions and Concerns (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Lettie Prell, Analyst, Statistical Analysis Center, Iowa Criminal and Juvenile Justice Planning

Presentation:  Using Sentencing Data to Assess the Impact of Legislation
Session:  Judging Performance in Sentencing and Prosecution (Friday, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm)




Ramona R. Rantala, Statistician, Crime Measurement and Methodology, Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice
Presentation:  Cybercrime against Businesses 2001 Pilot Survey

Session:  Cybercrime Studies (Thursday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)





Brian A. Reaves, Supervisory Statistician, Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice

Presentation:  Pretrial Release and Detention of Felony Defendants in Large Jurisdictions
Session:  Judging Performance in Sentencing and Prosecution (Friday, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm)




Carter Rees, Director of Research and Development, Wyoming Statistical Analysis Center, University of Wyoming

Presentation:  Project Safe Neighborhoods in Wyoming: Lessons for Today and Directions for the Future
Session:  Reasearch Initiatives for Project Safe Neighborhoods (Friday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Christine Reilly, Executive Director, Institute for Research on Pathological Gambling, Division on Addictions, Harvard Medical School

Presentation:  Understanding Gambling and Its Potential Health Consequences
Session:  The Economic and Social Impact of Gambling (Friday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Richard Rosenfeld, Professor and Chair, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Missouri-St. Louis

Presentation:  Adjusting Crime Rates for Valid Policy Assessment
Session:  Data Issues in Law Enforcement (Thursday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Teresa Schellhamer, Graduate Research Assistant, Institute of Social Research, University of New Mexico

Presentation:  A Case-Flow Analysis of Homicide Offenders in Bernalillo County
Session:  Research on Gun-Related Crimes (Thursday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Erica L. Schmitt, Statistician, Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice

Presentation:  Recidivism of Sex Offenders Released from Prison in 1994
Session:  Sex Offenders and Their Victims (Thursday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Kristen Scully, Research Associate, Statistical Analysis Center, Florida Department of Law Enforcement

Presentation:  Coercive Mobility in Tallahassee, Florida
Session:  Reentry: Preceptions and Concerns (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Brent L. Smith, Professor, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, University of Arkansas

Presentation:  Terrorism and Empirical Testing
Session:  Antiterrorism Studies and Data Collection (Thursday, 10:15 am - 11:45 am)




Paul Steele, Director, New Mexico Criminal Justice Analysis Center, Institute for Social Research, University of New Mexico

Presentation:  Analyzing Child Sexual Abuse Cases in the Criminal and Civil Justice Systems
Session:  Sex Offenders and Their Victims (Thursday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Phillip Stevenson, Senior Research Analyst with the Cook County Criminal Justice System, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

Presentation:  Qualitative Measures of Victim Satisfaction with the Cook County Criminal Justice System
Session:  Victimization and Victims' Needs (Friday, 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm)




Jackie Vandercook, Statistics Assistant Director, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation

Presentation:  Using Tennessee NIBRS Data
Session:  Tactical Use of NIBRS Program (Friday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




David Wright, Director of Research, Oklahoma Criminal Justice Resource Center

Presentation:  Evaluating Drug Courts: Outcome Differences by Gender (PDF format - 15.4 MB)
Session:  Evaluating Specialized Courts (Friday 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)




Douglas L. Yearwood, Director, North Carolina Criminal Justice Analysis Center, Governor's Crime Commission

Presentation:  Cybercrime and Prosecutors: Statewide Preparedness & Needs
Session:  Cybercrime Studies (Thursday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm)