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The detrimental impact of alcohol intoxication on facets of Miranda comprehension.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Law and human behavior [Law Hum Behav] 2022 Aug; Vol. 46 (4), pp. 264-276.

Abstract:Objective: Law enforcement officers often encounter alcohol-intoxicated suspects, suggesting that many suspects are presented with the challenge of grasping the meaning and significance of their Miranda rights while intoxicated. Such comprehension is c...

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Comparing witness performance in the field versus the lab: How real-world conditions affect eyewitness decision-making.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Law and human behavior [Law Hum Behav] 2022 Jun; Vol. 46 (3), pp. 175-188.

Abstract:Objective: This field-simulation experiment was designed to compare eyewitness performance when conducting show ups and lineups under field versus laboratory conditions.Hypotheses: We expected to replicate the findings from previous field-simulation ex...

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Mental health, welfare or justice: An introductory global overview of differences between countries in the scale and approach to secure placements of children and young people.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Criminal behaviour and mental health : CBMH [Crim Behav Ment Health] 2022 Jun; Vol. 32 (3), pp. 238-247. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 13.

Abstract:Background: Estimates suggest that over a million children per year are deprived of their liberty across the world. Little is known about the types, ethos or distribution of secure beds in which they are detained.Aim: This study aims to provide quantit...

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Homelessness and pretrial detention predict unfavorable outcomes in the plea bargaining process.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Law and human behavior [Law Hum Behav] 2022 Jun; Vol. 46 (3), pp. 201-213.

Abstract:Objectives: The present research examined homelessness, race/ethnicity, and pretrial detention in the plea bargaining process.Hypotheses: We predicted that homelessness, Hispanic ethnicity, and pretrial detention would be positively associated with unf...

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Experiences with the Philadelphia police assisted diversion program: A qualitative study.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The International journal on drug policy [Int J Drug Policy] 2022 Feb; Vol. 100, pp. 103521. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Nov 23.

Abstract:Background: The U.S. relies far too heavily on punitive criminal justice strategies to address problems that are better prevented and resolved through social and health services. The resulting harms are especially large and longstanding for people trap...

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Confluence of law enforcement, mental health, and race.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Behavioral sciences & the law [Behav Sci Law] 2022 Jul; Vol. 40 (4), pp. 532-539. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 12.

Abstract:Disparities in victimization by law enforcement for both people of color and individuals with mental health disorders is gaining national attention following the deaths of George Floyd, Sandra Bland, TAmir Rice, and many others. Despite this, the discu...

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A 20-year follow-up survey of police officers' experience with Tarasoff warnings: How law enforcement reacts to clinicians' duty to protect.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Behavioral sciences & the law [Behav Sci Law] 2022 Jul; Vol. 40 (4), pp. 505-513. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 22.

Abstract:Since the Tarasoff case of 1976, mental health professionals are recognized to have a "duty to protect" third-party targets from violence-threatening patients, but little is known about what happens after clinicians warn law enforcement. In 2000, Huber...

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Even with amendments, the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Act threatens health.

Publication Type:Editorial & Opinion

Source(s):BMJ (Clinical research ed.) [BMJ] 2022 Sep 16; Vol. 378, pp. o2256. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 16.

Abstract:Competing Interests: Competing interests: none declared.

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Improving the interpretation of verbal eyewitness confidence statements by distinguishing perceptions of certainty from those of accuracy.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of experimental psychology. Applied [J Exp Psychol Appl] 2022 Sep; Vol. 28 (3), pp. 589-605. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 03.

Abstract:When an eyewitness makes an identification from a lineup, police are also instructed to collect a verbal expression of confidence. This recommendation hinges on the assumption that evaluators will perceive confidence in the manner the witness intended....

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Law Enforcement in the Emergency Department.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):JAMA surgery [JAMA Surg] 2022 Sep 01; Vol. 157 (9), pp. 852-854.

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