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Boots, D. P., and Wareham, J. 2010. Controlling for comorbidity matters: DSM-oriented scales and violent offending in Chicago cohorts. Aggressive Behavior 35, 1-17. DOI: 10.1002/ab.20338. [PDF]

Wareham, J., Boots, D. P., and Chavez, J. 2009. Social learning theory and intimate violence among men participating in a family violence intervention program. Journal of Crime & Justice 32(1), 93-124. [PDF]

Kovandzic, T., Vieraitis, L. M., and Boots, D. P. 2009. Does the death penalty save lives? New evidence from state panel data 1977-2006. Criminology & Public Policy 8, 803-843. DOI: 10.1111/j.1745-9133.2009.00596.x. [PDF]

Boots, D. P., and Heide, K. M. 2006. Parricides in the media: A content analysis of available reports across cultures. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 50(4):418-445. [PDF]

Boots, D. P., and Wareham, J. 2009. An exploration of DSM-oriented scales in the prediction of criminal offending among urban American youth. Criminal Justice & Behavior 36(8):840-860. DOI:10.1177/0093854809337714. [PDF]

Boots, D. P., Bihari, J., and Elliott, E. 2009.  The state of the castle: An overview of recent trends in state castle doctrine legislation and public policy. Criminal Justice Review 34 515-535. DOI:10.1177/0734016809332095. [PDF]

Boots, D. P.  2009. U.S. Border Patrol critical issues in policing: 21st century challenges in the National Border Patrol Strategy. Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice. DOI:10.1093/police/pap021. [PDF]

Heide, K. M., Boots, D. P., Alldredge, C., Donerly, B., and White, J. R. 2005. Battered child syndrome: An overview of case law and legislation. Criminal Law Bulletin 41(3):219-239. [PDF]