Essays and Other Publications

Densley, J. (2017, Oct. 16). ISIS is losing the propaganda war. MinnPost.

Pyrooz, D. & Densley, J. (2017, Sept. 17). To deal with Antifa, designate it a street gang. The Wall Street Journal.

Peterson, J. & Densley, J. (2017, Aug. 23). How social media sends extremism into overdrive. CNN.

Densley, J. & Peterson, J. (2017, Jun. 21). Verdict in police shooting of Philando Castile: The fear defense should have us all afraid. Star Tribune.

Peterson, J. & Densley, J. (2017, Apr. 19). Why the trend of posting gruesome acts online? Star Tribune.

Densley, J. & Stevens, A. (2017). Gang talk: Fact and fiction in London street gang careers. Sociology Review, 26(3), 8–10.

Densley, J. & Olson, J. (2016, Jul. 13). A blueprint for better policing in Minnesota. MinnPost.

Densley, J. (2016, Jul. 11). It’s time to rethink Minnesota's system of police education and training. MinnPost.

Densley, J. (2016, Jul. 8). Minnesota's cops are educated but unprepared. Star Tribune

Densley, J. (2016, Apr. 29). To Minnesota sports fans, from an Englishman: Don't stop believing. MinnPost.

Densley, J. (2016, Jan. 6). Protest movements, guns, and double standards in America. Star Tribune.

Hilal, S. & Densley, J. (2015). The right person for the job: Police chiefs discuss the most important commodity in law enforcement. FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, 84(10).

Densley, J. & Hilal, S. (2015, Sept. 15). Murder-suicide in Greenwood: Making sense of a senseless crime. Star Tribune

Densley, J. & Jones, D. (2015, Jun. 15). Black lives lost: a genocide from within. Star Tribune

Densley, J. (2015, May 13). Guns don’t kill people—but they do get people killed. MinnPost.

Densley, J. (2014, Oct. 7). ISIS: The street gang on steroids. CNN.

Densley, J. & Hilal, S. (2014, Mar. 7). Mass murder at Kunming train station: propaganda by deed. MinnPost.

Green, J. & Densley, J. (2014). Pell Grant fraud awareness: White collar crime challenges. FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, 83(2).

Hilal, S. & Densley, J. (2013). Higher education and local law enforcement. FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin82(5).

Densley, J. (2013, May 25). My view: Lee Rigby killer No2 was knifed in neck at a crack den aged just 16. The Sun.

Densley, J. (2013, May 24). What London gangs can teach us about London terrorists. MinnPost.

Densley, J. (2013, Mar. 8). So, what will actually work to reduce gun violence? MinnPost.

Densley, J. (2013, Feb. 28). After Sandy Hook, ‘zero-tolerance’ policies are making schools less safe. MinnPost.

Densley, J. (2012, Oct. 30). Why jailing gang bosses causes MORE violence. The Sun.

Hilal, S., & Densley, J. (2012). Is law enforcement prepared for the new normal of protest? Minnesota Police Chief, 32(4), 19–22.

Densley, J. (2012). Gangs: Cross-cultural comparisons. Minnesota Police Chief, 32(1), 17–18.

Densley, J. & Mason, N. (2011). The London riots: A gang problem? Policing Today, 17(2), 14–15.

Davis, A., & Densley, J. (2011). Life cycle. Police Review, 119(6146), 16–17.

Davis, A., & Densley, J. (2011). Gang warfare. Police Review, 119(6145), 16–17.

Densley, J. (2011). The undercover corporation. Exposition, 7, 4–8.

Mason, N., Densley, J., & Davis, A. (2011). Children killing children. Policing Today, 17(1), 15–17.

Densley, J., & Mason, N. (2010). Growing against gangs. Pennant153(1), 31–2.