Professor Merola’s Recent Selected Publications


forthcoming. “Predicting public support for the use of license plate recognition (LPR) technology by police.” (with C. Lum) Police Practice & Research:  An International Journal.

“Community support for the use of license plate recognition by police.” (with C. Lum, B. Cave and J. Hibdon) Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management, 36(3), 2013.

“Privacy and the impact of emerging surveillance technologies:  The case of license plate recognition (LPR) technology.” (with C. Lum) Judicature 96(3): 119-26, 2012.

“The challenges of terrorist and extremist prisoners: A survey of U.S. prisons.” (with H. Vovak) Criminal Justice Policy Review. Advance online publication, 2012. DOI:10.1177/0887403412463048.

“Speaking truth to power?  Civil liberties debates and the language of law review articles during the post-9/11 period.” Behavioral Sciences of Terrorism and Political Aggression. Advance online publication, 2012. DOI:10.1080/19434472.2012.714397

“License plate reader (LPR) police patrols in crime hot spots: An experimental evaluation in two adjacent jurisdictions.” (with C. Lum, J. Hibdon, B. Cave and C. Koper) Journal of Experimental Criminology 7: 321-45, 2011.

“Evaluating the legal challenges and effects of counterterrorism policy.” In Evidence-Based Counterterrorism Policy. C. Lum and L. Kennedy (Eds.), pp. 281-300. New York: Springer Publishing: 2011.