Professor Lorraine Mazerolle

Professorial Research Fellow

School of Social Science
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
l.mazerolle@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 67877
+61 410 289 745

Overview

Lorraine Mazerolle is an Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow (2010–2015), a Professorial Research Fellow at The University of Queensland, School of Social Science, and a Chief Investigator with the ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families over the Life Course. Her research interests are in experimental criminology, policing, drug law enforcement, regulatory crime control, and crime prevention. She is the co-chair Crime and Justice Group, Campbell Collaboration, , immediate past Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Experimental Criminology, past Chair of the American Society of Criminology’s (ASC) Division of Experimental Criminology, an elected Fellow and past president of the Academy of Experimental Criminology (AEC), and an elected fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences, Australia and the American Society of Criminology (ASC).

Professor Mazerolle is the recipient of the ASC Division of Experimental Criminology Jerry Lee Lifetime Achievement Award (2019), Partners in Research Excellence Award The University of Queensland (2019), CEBCP Distinguished Achievement Award of the Center for Evidence Based Crime Policy at George Mason University (2019), ASC Sellin-Glueck Award (2018), the ASC Division of Policing Distinguished Scholar Award (2016), the AEC Joan McCord Award (2013), and the ASC Division of International Criminology Freda Adler Distinguished Scholar Award (2010).

She has won numerous US and Australian national competitive research grants on topics such as partnership policing, police engagement with high risk people and disadvantaged communities, community regulation, problem-oriented policing, police technologies, civil remedies, street-level drug enforcement and policing public housing sites.

Research Interests

  • Experimental Criminology
  • Policing, especially Third Party Policing, Problem-Oriented Policing
  • Crime Control/Crime Prevention
  • Crime Analysis/Environmental Criminology
  • Community Regulation/Community Capacity Building
  • Ecology of Crime and Urban Criminological Theories

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts, Flinders University
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Flinders University
  • Master of Arts, Rutgers University
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University

Publications

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Publications

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Book Chapter

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine and Ransley, Janet (2019). Advocate: third-party policing. Police innovation contrasting perspectives. (pp. 251-272) edited by David Weisburd and Anthony A. Braga.Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • Bennett, Sarah, Mazerolle, Lorraine, Antrobus, Emma, Martin, Peter and Hine, Lorelei (2019). Trials and tribulations of evidence based procedural justice. Evidence based policing: an introduction. (pp. 145-160) edited by Renée Mitchell and Laura Huey.Bristol, United Kingdom: Bristol University Press and Policy Press.

  • Cartwright, Jenny and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2019). Violent and street crimes. An introduction to crime and criminology. (pp. 104-124) edited by Hennessey Hayes and Tim Prenzler.Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Pearson Australia.

  • Bennett, Sarah, Hine, Lorelei and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2018). Procedural justice. Oxford bibliographies. edited by .New York , NY, United States: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/OBO/9780195396607-0241

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine and Thompson, Jenna (2017). Drug law enforcement: Reducing the supply of drugs. Drug use in Australian society . (pp. 247-265) edited by Alison Ritter, Trevor King and N Lee.Melbourne, VIC Australia: Oxford University Press.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine, Eggins, Elizabeth, Higginson, Angela and Stanko, Betsy (2017). Evidence-based policing as a disruptive innovation: the global policing database as a disruption tool. Advances in evidence-based policing. (pp. 117-138) edited by Johannes Knutsson and Lisa Tompson.London, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315518299

  • Ransley, Janet and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2017). Third sector involvement in criminal justice. The Palgrave Handbook of Australian and New Zealand Criminology, Crime and Justice. (pp. 483-496) edited by .Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-55747-2_32

  • Higginson, Angela, Eggins, Elizabeth, Mazerolle, Lorraine and Stanko, Betsy (2015). The Global Policing Database Protocol (Official Report to Mayor’s Office of Policing and Crime). edited by .

  • Meyer, Silke and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2014). Family engagement strategies to reduce crime. Encyclopedia of criminology and criminal justice . (pp. 1563-1573) edited by Gerben Bruinsma and David Weisburd.New York, United States: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-5690-2_177

  • Lum, Cynthia and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2014). History of randomized controlled experiments in criminal justice. Encyclopedia of criminology and criminal justice. (pp. 2227-2239) edited by Gerben Bruinsma and David Weisburd.New York, United States: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-5690-2_252

  • Bennett, Sarah, Davis, Jacqueline and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2014). Police-led interventions to enhance police legitimacy. Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. (pp. 3753-3765) edited by Gerben Bruinsma and David Weisburd.New York, USA: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-5690-2_478

  • Nitschke, Faye, Mazerolle, Lorraine and Bennett, Sarah (2014). Third party policing and school truancy. Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. (pp. 5211-5221) edited by Gerben Bruinsma and David Weisburd.New York, USA: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-5690-2_172

  • Shyy, Tung-Kai, Mazerolle, Lorraine, Riseley, Kate and Stimson, Robert J. (2014). Web-based GIS to support visualization and analysis of community variations in crime. Handbook of research methods and applications in spatially integrated social science. (pp. 535-559) edited by Robert Stimson.Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar. doi:10.4337/9780857932976.00033

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine and Thompson, Jenna (2013). Drug law enforcement: reducing the supply of drugs. Drug Use in Australian Society. (pp. 251-271) edited by Alison Ritter, Trevor King and Margaret Hamilton.South Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Oxford University Press Australia & New Zealand.

  • Porter, Michael D., White, Gentry and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2012). Innovative methods for terrorism and counter-terrorism data. Evidence-based counterterrorism policy. (pp. 91-112) edited by Cynthia Lum and Leslie W. Kennedy.New York, United States: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-0953-3_5

  • Sargeant, Elise, Murphy, Kristina, Davis, Jacqueline and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2012). Legitimacy and policing. Policing and security in practice: challenges and achievements. (pp. 20-36) edited by Tim Prenzler.Basingstoke, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan.

  • Wortley, Richard and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2011). Environmental criminology and crime analysis: Situating the theory, analytic approach and application. Environmental criminology and crime analysis. (pp. 1-18) edited by R. Wortley and L. Mazerolle.London, United Kingdom: Willan Publishers. doi:10.4324/9780203118214

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine and Bennett, Sarah (2010). Experimental criminology. Oxford Bibliographies: Criminology. (pp. 1-1) edited by Beth M. Huebner.Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/OBO/9780195396607-0085

  • Ransley, Janet and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2009). Third party policing. SAGE dictionary of policing. (pp. 302-304) edited by Alison Wakefield and Jenny Fleming.London, United Kingdom: SAGE Publications.

  • Dray, Anne, Mazerolle, Lorraine, Perez, Pascal and Ritter, Alison (2008). Drug law enforcement in an agent-based model: Simulating the disruption to street-level drug markets. Artificial crime analysis systems : Using computer simulations and geographic information systems. (pp. 352-371) edited by Lin Liu and John Eck.Hershey PA: Information Science Reference (IGI Global). doi:10.4018/978-1-59904-591-7.ch018

  • Wortley, Richard and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2008). Environmental Criminology and Crime-Analysis: Situating the theory, analytic approach and application. Environmental criminology and crime analysis. (pp. 1-15) edited by Richard Wortley and Lorraine Green Mazerolle.London, UK: Willan Publishers.

  • Drew, Jacqueline and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2008). Eras of Policing. Policing in context : An introduction to police work in Australia. (pp. 32-48) edited by Roderic Broadhurst and Sara E. Davies.Oxford: Oxford University Press.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine (2007). Crime, Hot Spots. The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology. (pp. 1-2) edited by .Oxford, United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons. doi:10.1002/9781405165518.wbeosc149

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine (2007). Street crimes. An introduction to crime. (pp. 117-134) edited by Hennessey Hayes and Tim Prenzler.Sydney: Pearson Education Australia.

  • Ransley, Janet and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2007). Third party and partnership policing. Police leadership and management. (pp. 37-49) edited by Margaret Mitchell and John Casey.Sydney, Australia: Federation Press.

  • Perez, Pascal, Dray, Anne, Ritter, Alison, Dietze, Paul, Moore, Tim and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2006). SimDrug: A multi-agent system tackling the complexity of illicit drug markets in Australia. Complex science for a complex world - Exploring human ecosystems with agents. (pp. 193-224) edited by Pascal Perez and David F. Batten.Canberra: ANU E Press.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine and Ransley, Janet (2006). The case for third party policing. Police Innovation: Contrasting perspectives. (pp. 191-206) edited by David Weisburd and Anthony Allan Braga.Cambridge UK: Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/CBO9780511489334.010

  • Shyy, Tung-Kai, Stimson, Robert J., Western, John, Murray, Alan T. and Mazerolle, Lorraine (2005). Web GIS for mapping community crime rates: Approaches and challenges. Geographic information systems and crime analysis. (pp. 236-252) edited by Fahui Wang.Hershey, USA: Idea Group Publishing.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine and Prenzler, Tim (2004). Third party policing: Considering the ethical challenges. Police integrity and ethics. (pp. 163-187) edited by Matthew Hickman, Alex R. Piquero and Jack R. Greene..Belmont, CA, U.S.A.: Wadsworth.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine and Ransley, Janet (2004). Third party policing: Prospects, challenges and implications for regulators. Regulation : Enforcement and compliance. (pp. 61-76) edited by Richard Johnstone and Rick Sarre.Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology.

  • Duffee, David, McDowall, David, Mazerolle, Lorraine Green and Mastrofski, Stephen (2000). Introduction to volume 4 : Measurement and analysis of crime and justice : An introductory essay. Criminal justice 2000. Volume 4, Measurement and analysis of crime and justice. (pp. 1-31) edited by Robert Kaminski and Nancy La Vigne.Washington , D.C.: National Institute of Justice.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine Green and Roehl, Jan (1998). Civil remedies and crime prevention: An introduction. Civil remedies and crime prevention. (pp. 1-18) edited by Lorraine Green Mazerolle and Jan Roehl.Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine Green, Roehl, Jan and Kadleck, Colleen (1998). Controlling social disorder using civil remedies: Results from a randomized field experiment in Oakland, California.. Civil remedies and crime prevention. (pp. 141-160) edited by Lorraine Green Mazerolle and Jan Roehl.Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine Green, Bellucci, Charles and Gajewski, Frank (1998). Crime mapping in police departments: The challenges of building a mapping system. Crime mapping and crime prevention. (pp. 131-156) edited by David Weisburd and Tom McEwen.Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press.

  • Ready, Justin, Mazerolle, Lorraine Green and Revere, Elyse (1998). Getting evicted : Social factors influencing eviction decisions in six public housing sites. Civil remedies and crime prevention. (pp. 307-328) edited by Lorraine Green Mazerolle and Janice A. Roehl.Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press.

  • Roach Anleu, Sharyn, Mazerolle, Lorraine Green and Presser, Lois (1998). Insurance and Social Control: New Dimensions of Policing and Crime Prevention.. Refashioning sociology : Responses to a new world order. (pp. 406-412) edited by M. Alexander, S. Harding, P. Harrison, G. Kendall, Z. Skrbis and J. Western.Brisbane: QUT.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine Green and Haas, Robert C. (1998). The problem-solver : The development of information technologies to support problem-oriented policing. Criminal justice technology in the 21st century. (pp. 99-112) edited by Laura J Moriarty and David L Carter.Springfield: Charles C. Thomas.

  • Weisburd, David and Mazerolle, Lorraine Green (1995). Measuring immediate spatial displacement : Methodological issues and problems. Crime and place. (pp. 349-359) edited by John Eck and David Weisburd.Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press.

  • Mazerolle, Lorraine (1995). Policing places with drug problems : The multi-agency response team approach. Crime and place. (pp. 199-216) edited by John E. Eck and David Weisburd.Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press.

  • Weisburd, David and Green, Lorraine (1994). Defining the street-level drug market. Drugs and crime : Evaluating public policy initiatives. (pp. 61-76) edited by Doris Layton MacKenzie and Craig D. Uchida..Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications.

  • Green, Lorraine (1994). Drug nuisance abatement, offender movement patterns, and implications for spatial displacement analysis. Crime analysis through computer mapping. (pp. 21-32) edited by Carolyn Rebecca Block and Margaret Dabdoub.Chicago IL USA: Illinois Criminal Justice Authority.

  • Weisburd, David, Uchida, Craig and Green, Lorraine (1993). Raising questions of law and order. Police innovation and control of the police : Problems of law, order, and community. (pp. 3-9) edited by David Weisburd, David Uchida and Lorraine Green.New York , NY,: Springer - Verlag.

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