Session 135: PE7 -> Calling the Police: Toward a Better Understanding of Why and When
Time: 5:00PM to 6:30 PM on Wednesday, November 17
Place: Belmont Two
Session Chair: Sean P. Varano, Northeastern University
Translating Calls for Service Into Official Incidents: Contextual Determinants of Police Discretion
by: Sean P. Varano, Northeastern University (Corresponding)
Joseph A. Schafer, Southern Illinois Univ. at Carbondale
Jeffrey M. Cancino, University of Texas - San Antonio
We Never Call the Cops and Here's Why: A Qualitative Examination of Legal Cynicism and Informal Social Control in Three Philadelphia Neighborhoods
by: Jessica Keating, Saint Joseph's University (Corresponding)
Laura Napolitano, Saint Joseph's University
Using the National Crime Victimization Survey to Assess Police Response to Reported Violence
by: Autumn Pape, University of South Florida (Corresponding)
Timothy C. Hart, University of South Florida

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