Bibliography

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2021

Shooting Surge Beginning to Slow Across New York City
Jeffrey A. Butts and Richard A. Espinobarros

2020

Reducing Violence Without Police: A Review of Research Evidence
Charles Branas, Shani Buggs, Jeffrey A. Butts, Anna Harvey, Erin M. Kerrison, Tracey Meares, Andrew V. Papachristos, John Pfaff, Alex R. Piquero, Joseph Richardson Jr., Caterina Gouvis Roman, and Daniel Webster

Reducing Gun Violence in New York City
Jeffrey A. Butts and Sheyla A. Delgado

Reported Crime in MAP Communities Compared with Other NYC Areas
Jeffrey A. Butts, Sheyla A. Delgado, Richard A. Espinobarros, and Gina Moreno

Easily Overstated: Estimating the Relationship Between State Justice Policy Environments and Falling Rates of Youth Confinement
Douglas N. Evans, Gina Moreno, Kevin T. Wolff, and Jeffrey A. Butts

Who Pays for Gun Violence? You Do
Edda S. Fransdottir and Jeffrey A. Butts

Opinions and Perceptions of Residents in New York City Public Housing: More Findings from Household Surveys in MAP Communities and Non-MAP Communities
Gina Moreno, Jeffrey A. Butts, and Hans Erickson

2019

Older Adults Responsible for Total Growth in Drug Arrests
Jeffrey A. Butts

Youth Still Leading Violent Crime Drop: 1988-2018
Jeffrey A. Butts

Measurement Plan and Analytic Strategies for Evaluating the Mayor’s Action Plan for Neighborhood Safety
Jeffrey A. Butts, John Roman, Angela Silletti, Anthony Vega, and Wogod Alawlaqi

Opinions and Perceptions of Residents in New York City Public Housing
Sheyla A. Delgado, Jeffrey A. Butts, and Gina Moreno

Public Safety Trends in MAP Communities and Matched Comparison Areas
Sheyla A. Delgado, Richard A. Espinobarros, Gina Moreno, and Jeffrey A. Butts

2018

Gun Violence is not an “Inner City” Problem
Jeffrey A. Butts

Mixed News About Youth Violence in Recent FBI Crime Data
Jeffrey A. Butts

Quasi-Experimental Comparison Design for Evaluating the Mayor’s Action Plan for Neighborhood Safety
Sheyla A. Delgado, Wogod Alawlaqi, Richard A. Espinobarros, Laila Alsabahi, Anjelica Camacho, and Jeffrey A. Butts

Critical Care: The Important Role of Hospital-Based Violence intervention Programs
Douglas N. Evans and Anthony Vega

2017

Juveniles Lead Adults in Declining Rate of Drug Crime
Jeffrey A. Butts

Repairing Trust: Young Men in Neighborhoods with Cure Violence Programs Report Growing Confidence in Police
Jeffrey A. Butts and Sheyla A. Delgado

Young Men in Neighborhoods with Cure Violence Programs Adopt Attitudes Less Supportive of Violence
Sheyla A. Delgado, Laila Alsabahi, and Jeffrey A. Butts

The Effects of Cure Violence in The South Bronx and East New York, Brooklyn
Sheyla A. Delgado, Laila Alsabahi, Kevin T. Wolff, Nicole Marie Alexander, Patricia A. Cobar, and Jeffrey A. Butts

2016

Racial Disparities Persist in Juvenile Court Placements
Jeffrey A. Butts

Total Youth Arrests for Violent Crime Still Falling Nationwide
Jeffrey A. Butts

Reclaiming Futures and Organizing Justice for Drug-Using Youth
Jeffrey A. Butts, Kathleen A. Tomberg, Jennifer Peirce, Douglas N. Evans, and Angela Irvine

Durable Collaborations: The National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention
Kathleen A. Tomberg and Jeffrey A. Butts

2015

Respondent-Driven Sampling: Evaluating the Effects of the Cure Violence Model with Neighborhood Surveys
Kwan Lamar Blount-Hill and Jeffrey A. Butts

Racial Disparities in Juvenile Drug Arrests
Jeffrey A. Butts

Perceptions of Violence in The South Bronx
Jeffrey A. Butts, Sheyla A. Delgado, and Marissa Mandala

Perceptions of Violence in Bedford-Stuyvesant (Brooklyn)
Sheyla A. Delgado, Jeffrey A. Butts, and Laila Alsabahi

Perceptions of Violence in Morrisania (The Bronx)
Sheyla A. Delgado, Jeffrey A. Butts, and Laila Alsabahi

Perceptions of Violence in East New York (Brooklyn)
Sheyla A. Delgado, Jeffrey A. Butts, and Marissa Mandala

Perceptions of Violence in Harlem
Sheyla A. Delgado, Jeffrey A. Butts, and Marissa Mandala

Staying Connected: Keeping Justice-Involved Youth “Close to Home” in New York City
Jeffrey A. Butts, Laura Negredo, and Evan Elkin

Stargate Theatre Company: Engaging Justice-Involved Youth in Creativity and Growth
Jeffrey A. Butts and Martha Wade Steketee

Effectiveness of The Cure Violence Model in New York City
Jeffrey A. Butts, Kevin T. Wolff, Evan Misshula, and Sheyla A. Delgado

Straight Lives: The Balance between Human Dignity, Public Safety, and Desistance from Crime
Lila Kazemian

2014

Compensating Victims of Crime
Douglas N. Evans

Out-of-Home Placements Falling Among Younger Juveniles
Jeffrey A. Butts

Punishment Without End
Douglas N. Evans

Violent Youth Arrests Continue to Fall Nationwide
Jeffrey A. Butts

The Debt Penalty: Exposing the Financial Barriers to Offender Reintegration
Douglas N. Evans

2013

Crime Drop II – Young People are Leading the Newest Violent Crime Decline
Jeffrey A. Butts

Ready for Success: A Profile of YouthBuild Mentoring Participants
Kathleen A. Tomberg

Youth Development through Service: A Quality Assessment of the YouthBuild AmeriCorps Program
Kathleen A. Tomberg

Is the Decline in Juvenile Incarceration Due to Reform or Falling Crime Rates?
Jeffrey A. Butts

Violent Youth Crime in U.S. Falls to New 32-Year Low
Jeffrey A. Butts

2012

As Serious Juvenile Crime Declined, Police Made More Arrests for Less Serious Offenses
Jeffrey A. Butts

Increasing Drug Arrests After 1980 had Disproportionate Effect on Women
Jeffrey A. Butts

Less Serious Offenses Account for 90 Percent of The Growth in Juvenile Placements
Jeffrey A. Butts

Teaming Up for Safer Cities: A Report from the Implementation Assessment of the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention
Jeffrey A. Butts, Caterina Gouvis Roman, Kathleen A. Tomberg

Could Focused Deterrence Strategies Reduce Drug-Related Violence in Mexico?
Douglas N. Evans

Mental Health and Drug Disorders Less Common at Early Stages of Juvenile Justice
Jeffrey A. Butts

Recent Increases in Drug Arrests Were for Possession
Jeffrey A. Butts

School Crime has Declined Sharply Since The 1990s
Jeffrey A. Butts

Transfer of Juveniles to Criminal Court Is Not Correlated with Falling Youth Violence
Jeffrey A. Butts

What’s the Evidence for Evidence-Based Practice?
Jeffrey A. Butts

Pioneers of Youth Justice Reform: Achieving System Change Using Resolution, Reinvestment, and Realignment Strategies
Douglas N. Evans

The French Prison System: Comparative Insights for Policy and Practice in New York and the United States
Lila Kazemian and Catrin Andersson

Violent Crime Rates Continue to Fall Among Juveniles and Young Adults
Jeffrey A. Butts

Violent Youth Crime Plummets to a 30-Year Low
Jeffrey A. Butts

2011

Process Evaluation of the Chicago Juvenile Intervention and Support Center
Jeffrey A. Butts

Resolution, Reinvestment, and Realignment: Three Strategies for Changing Juvenile Justice
Jeffrey A. Butts and Douglas N. Evans

2010

Positive Youth Justice: Framing Justice Interventions Using the Concepts of Positive Youth Development
Jeffrey A. Butts, Gordon Bazemore, and Aundra Saa Meroe