Costanza, S.E.; Kilburn Jr., John C. and Miles, Brandon (2013) "The Spatial Dynamics of Legal Handgun Concealment" Crime Mapping: A Journal of Research and Practice, 5(1): 39-62
Costanza, S.E.; Kilburn Jr.. John C. and Vendetti-Koski, Susan (forthcoming: Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice) "Are Minority Areas Disproportionately Targeted for Halfway House Placement?"
Costanza, S.E. and Helms, Ronald (2012) "Street Gangs and Aggregate Homicides: An Analysis of Effects during the 1990’s Violent Crime Peak" Homicide Studies, 16(3), 280-307 ( to hear related Sage Podcastcut and paste into browser: http://hsx.sagepub.com/content/early/2012/06/11/1088767912449623/suppl/DC1)
Helms, Ronald; Costanza, S.E and Johnson, N. (2012) “Crouching tiger or phantom dragon? Examining the discourse on global cyber-terror." Security Journal, 25(1), 57-75
Kilburn Jr, John C.; Costanza, S.E.; Metchik, Eric and Borgeson, Kevin (2011) "Policing Terror Threats and False Positives: Employing a Signal Detection Model to Examine Changes in National and Local Policing Strategy between 2001-2007” Security Journal, 24: 19-36
Costanza, S.E; Helms, Ronald; Ratansi, Shamir; Kilburn Jr., John C. & Harmon, John. (2010). "Boom to Bust or Bust to Boom?: Following the Effects of Weed and Seed Zoning in New Britain, Connecticut from 1995 to 2000." Police Quarterly 13 (1), 49-72.
Helms, Ronald and Costanza, S.E. (2010) “Modeling the Politics of Punishment: A Contextual Analysis of Racial Disparity in Drug Sentencing.” Criminal Justice Review 35:4:472-491.
Helms, Ronald and Costanza, S.E. (2009) "Race, Politics and Drug Law Enforcement: An Analysis of Civil Asset Forfeiture Patterns Across U.S. Counties", Policing and Society, 19 (1), 1-19
Costanza, S. E and Kilburn Jr., John C., (2005) "Symbolic Security, Moral Panic and Public Sentiment: Toward a Sociology of Counterterrorism", Journal of Social and Ecological Boundaries, 1(2): 106-124
Costanza, S. E and Kilburn Jr., John C., (2004) "Circling the Welcome Wagons: Area, Income, Race, and Legal Handgun Concealment" Criminal Justice Review, 29(2): 289-303
Costanza, S.E., Bankston, William B., Shihadeh, Edward, (2001) "Alcohol Availability and Violent Crime Rates: A Spatial Analysis" Journal of Crime & Justice, 24(1): 71-83
Costanza, S.E.; Helms, Ronald; Kilburn Jr., John C. and Vendetti-Koski, Susan (2012) "Chapter 11: The Weed and Seed Initiative and Police Activity within Communities" published in Global Community Policing: Problems and Challenges, (Eds.: Verma, Arvind; Das, Dilip and Abraham, Manoj), Taylor and Francis
Kilburn Jr., John C. and Costanza S.E. (2011) Salvation City: Halfway House Stories; Teneo Press, Amherst, Ma.
Kilburn Jr., John C. and Costanza, S.E. (2009) “Immigration and Homeland Security” published in Battleground: Immigration (Ed: Judith Ann Warner); Greenwood Publishing, Ca.
Costanza, S.E.; Kilburn Jr., John C. and Helms, Ronald (2008) "Chapter 5: Counterterrorism" published in Terrorism in America, (Eds.: Borgeson, Kevin and Valeri, Robin), Jones and Bartlett, Sudbury, Ma.
Cox, Stephen M., Costanza, Stephen, and Ruffolo, Lyndsay (2007). “Final Report of the
Evaluation of the New Britain Police Department’s Weed and Seed Program”. New Britain, CT: City of New Britain. [Technical report commissioned by the New Britain Police Department] (Pdf available at Executive Office of Weed and Seed)
Costanza, S.E. (2006) “Umberto Anastasio”, published in Great Lives from History: Notorious Lives, Salem Press, Pasadena, Ca
Costanza, S.E. (2000) "History of Organized Crime in America", Cliff Bryant (ed.) published in the Encyclopedia of Crime and Deviance, Harcourt-Brace, New York, New York
$ 29,000 Costanza, S.E. (w/Cox, S.M.) funding agency: Connecticut Dept. of Correction - 2008-2009 - Assesment of Connecticut's Residential Treatment Programs
$ 29,000 Costanza, S.E. (w/Cox, S.M.) funding agency: Connecticut Dept. of Correction - 2008-2009 - Assesssment of Split-Sentence Probation and Special Parole
$ 10,000 Costanza, S.E. (w/Cox, S.M.) funding agency: New Britain Police Department - 2007-2008 - Assessment of New Britain Ct. Weed and Seed Program