Essays and Other Publications

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, April 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, July 13). A blueprint for better policing in Minnesota. MinnPost.

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

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

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

Densley, J. (2016, January 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, September 15). Murder-suicide in Greenwood: Making sense of a senseless crime. Star Tribune

Densley, J. & Jones, D. (2015, June 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, October 7). ISIS: The street gang on steroids. CNN.

Densley, J. & Hilal, S. (2014, March 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, March 8). So, what will actually work to reduce gun violence? MinnPost.

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

Densley, J. (2012, October 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.