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Researcher: Prichard, JP (Professor Jeremy Prichard)

Fields of Research

Public law
Criminal law
Causes and prevention of crime
Other psychology
Other law and legal studies
Behavioural neuroscience
Legal institutions (incl. courts and justice systems)
Police administration, procedures and practice
Applied sociology, program evaluation and social impact assessment
Crime policy
Commercial law
Health psychology
Correctional theory, offender treatment and rehabilitation
Health services and systems
Australian history
Law and society and socio-legal research
Policy and administration
Labour law
Courts and sentencing
International humanitarian and human rights law
Organisational behaviour
Counselling, wellbeing and community services
Other Indigenous studies
System and network security
Law and humanities
Access to justice
Human information interaction and retrieval
Law reform
Separation science
British history
Educational psychology
Pollution and contamination
Other information and computing sciences
Legal theory, jurisprudence and legal interpretation
Health informatics and information systems
Atmospheric composition, chemistry and processes
Youth justice

Research Objectives

Justice and the law
Crime prevention
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Expanding knowledge in law and legal studies
Other law, politics and community services
Law enforcement
Rehabilitation and correctional services
Criminal justice
Law reform
Expanding knowledge in human society
Management, resources and leadership
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Understanding Australia's past
Multicultural services
Work and labour market
Ageing and older people
Expanding knowledge in the information and computing sciences
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Mental health
Other health
Legislation, civil and criminal codes
Behaviour and health
Productivity (excl. public sector)
Legal processes
Other culture and society
Information systems, technologies and services

Career Best Publications

Detouring Civil Liberties? Drug-Driving Laws in Australia; Griffith Law Review
Parent-Child Dynamics in Community Conferences - Some Questions for Reintegrative Shaming, Practice and Restorative Justice; The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology

Research Publications

'Ice rushes’, data shadows and methylamphetamine use in rural towns: wastewater analysis; Current Issues in Criminal Justice
A Workplace Drug Testing Act for Australia; University of Queensland Law Journal
Alcohol, drugs and crime: a study of juveniles in detention
An analysis of ethical issues in using wastewater analysis to monitor illicit drug use; Addiction
Arson and Deliberately Lit Fires
Assaults on Emergency Service Workers
Bail and Vulnerability: Do we know enough to help inform policy?; 6th Annual Australian and New Zealand Critical Criminology Conference
Challenges and opportunities in using wastewater analysis to measure drug use in a small prison facility; Drug and Alcohol Review
Challenges in Policing Cyberstalking: A Critique of the Stalking Risk Profile in the Context of Online Relationships; Online Othering: Exploring Digital Violence and Discrimination on the Web
Child Exploitation Material in the Context of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse
Child sexual abuse material in child-centred institutions: situational crime prevention approaches; Journal of Sexual Aggression
Cocaine, MDMA and methamphetamine residues in wastewater: Consumption trends (2009-2015) in South East Queensland, Australia; Science of the Total Environment
Commentary on Ort et al. (2014):What next to deliver on the promise of large scale sewage-based drug epidemiology?; Addiction
Conscience and moral development - an explanation of RISE recidivism results with implications for juvenile conferencing and restorative justice; Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal
Creating honeypots to prevent online child exploitation; Future Internet
Detouring Civil Liberties? Drug-Driving Laws in Australia; Griffith Law Review
Developing a Method for Site-Specific Wastewater Analysis: Implications for Prisons and Other Agencies with an Interest in Illicit Drug Use; Journal of Law and Information Science
Does the despoiler of water have a proprietary right in the Commingled Product? implications for Property Law and Criminal Procedure; Monash University Law Review
Effects of automated messages on internet users attempting to access “barely legal” pornography; Sexual Abuse
Euthanasia: A reply to Bartels and Otlowski; Journal of Law and Medicine
Evaluation of suicide prevention community based initiatives: national suicide prevention strategy. Building a trauma, culture and rural mental health consortium: reducing suicide and traumatic aftermath in culturally diverse communities in Tasmania
Exploring the educative role of judges’ sentencing remarks: an analysis of remarks on child exploitation material; Psychiatry Psychology and Law
Gaming tasks as a method for studying the impact of warning messages on information behavior; Library Trends
Illicit drug use between an annual key holiday and a control period: Wastewater analysis in a semi-rural, an urban and a vacation area; APSAD 2012 Conference
Illicit drug use in Queensland: a survey of households 2002-2005
Internet subcultures and pathways to the use of child pornography; Computer Law and Security Review
Internet users’ beliefs about a novice-user of child sexual abuse material (CSAM): what can they tell us about introducing offender-focused prevention initiatives?; Victims & Offenders
Key findings from Drug Use Careers of Juvenile Offenders Study; Trends and Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice
Manipulable mores: an analysis of prisoners' attitudes to rape; Current Issues in Criminal Justice
Mapping cyber-enabled crime: understanding police investigations and prosecutions of cyberstalking; International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy
Measuring drug use patterns in Queensland through wastewater analysis; Trends and Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice
Measuring spatial and temporal trends of nicotine and alcohol consumption in Australia using wastewater-based epidemiology; Addiction
Monitoring substance use in prisons: Assessing the potential value of wastewater analysis; Science and Justice
Monitoring temporal changes in use of two cathinones in a large urban catchment in Queensland, Australia; Science of The Total Environment
Multiple-choice questionnaires and the success of law students: Results of a preliminary evaluation; 35th HERDSA Annual International Conference
National project on drink spiking: investigating the nature and extent of drink spiking in Australia
Naïve participants in online studies: can research ethically include participants without their consent?; 27th Australian Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (OzCHI 2015)
Net-widening and the diversion of young people from court: a longitudinal analysis with implications for restorative justice; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology
New applications of wastewater analyses for assessing substance use; Drug and alcohol review
Online messages to reduce users’ engagement with child sexual abuse material: a review of relevant literature for the reThink chatbot
Parent-Child Dynamics in Community Conferences - Some Questions for Reintegrative Shaming, Practice and Restorative Justice; The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology
Parents of young offenders: remodelling restorative justice; University of Tasmania Law Review
Patterns of juvenile offending in Shanghai and Brisbane; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology
Patterns of ownership of child model sites: Profiling the profiteers and consumers of child exploitation material; First Monday (Chicago)
Profiles of illicit drug use during annual key holiday and control periods: wastewater analysis in an urban, a semi-rural and a vacation area; Addiction
Refining the estimation of illicit drug consumptions from wastewater analysis: Co-analysis of prescription pharmaceuticals and uncertainty assessment; Water Research
Refining the excretion factors of methadone and codeine for wastewater analysis - Combining data from pharmacokinetic and wastewater studies; Environment International
Review of the Law Relating to Self-defence: Tasmania Law Reform Institute Final Report No 20
Review of the Law Relating to Self-defence: Tasmania Law Reform Institute Issues Paper No 20
Review of the Road Safety (Alcohol and Drugs) Amendment Act 2005
SCORE Ethical research guidelines for sewage epidemiology
Sewage Analyses as an Early Detection System for Diseases and Indicator of Various Public Health Aspects with a Focus on Illicit Drugs; GRF One Health Summit 2013
Sewage epidemiology and illicit drug research: the development of ethical research guidelines; Science of the Total Environment
Sewage-based epidemiology: a novel, emerging approach to estimating population-level illicit drug consumption; Australasian Epidemiologist
Social Media Sentiment Analysis: A New Empirical Tool for Assessing Public Opinion on Crime?; Current Issues in Criminal Justice
Spatial variations in the consumption of illicit stimulant drugs across Australia: A nationwide application of wastewater-based epidemiology; Science of The Total Environment
Systematic and day-to-day effects of chemical-derived population estimates on wastewater-based drug epidemiology; Environmental Science and Technology
Tasmanian Criminal Law: Text and Cases; University of Tasmania Law Press
Tasmanian Criminal Law: Text and Cases; University of Tasmania Law Press
Tertiary education students' attitudes to the harmfulness of viewing and distributing child pornography; Psychiatry, Psychology and Law
The prevalence of sexual assault within Risdon Prison
Transdisciplinary research in virtual space: can online warning messages reduce engagement with child exploitation material?; Routledge Handbook of Crime Science
Using quantitative wastewater analysis to measure daily usage of conventional and emerging illicit drugs at an annual music festival; Drug and Alcohol Review
Voluntary Euthanasia and 'Assisted Dying in Tasmania; A response to Giddings and McKim
Warning messages to prevent illegal sharing of sexual images: results of a randomised controlled experiment; Trends & issues in crime and criminal justice
Wastewater analysis for estimating substance use: implications for law, policy and research; Journal of Law and Medicine
Wastewater Analysis for Substance Abuse Monitoring and Policy Development; CRC Press
Why internet users’ perceptions of viewing child exploitation material matter for prevention policies; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology
Young people, child pornography, and subcultural norms on the internet; Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology

Research Projects

2012: Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference, NZ; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Automated internet warnings to prevent the uploading of child exploitation material produced by children and young adults; Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC)
Automated internet warnings to prevent viewing of minor-adult sex images; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Chatbot enabled Cyber Safety for Adolescents; eSafety Commissioner (eSafety)
Contracts in the retirement village sector: Assessing consumers attitudes and understanding; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Estimating per capita use and release of chemicals by wastewater analysis; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Internet Child Pornography: Exploration into Perceived Harms and Effectiveness of Demand Reduction Strategies; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Measuring Prison Drug use Through Wastewater Analysis: A Preparatory Study of the A.C.T Prison; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Microflow ultra high pressure liquid chromatography - high resolution mass spectrometry for chemical exposure monitoring; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Review of Privacy Laws in Tasmania ; Department of Justice Tasmania (DJ)
Special Witness Hearing Scheme Study; Department of Justice Tasmania (DJ)
Tasmanian Law Reform Institute; Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPAC)
The impact of solitary confinement on convicts, 1817-1853; Australian Research Council (ARC)
The Prevalence of Substance Use Among Workers: Random Urinalysis in South East Queensland; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Evaluation of Illicit Drug Use patterns through wastewater analysis
Online message design for adolescents
Online messages to reduce users' engagement with child sexual abuse material
Project evaluation of the reThink chatbot
Review of Road Safety (Alcohol and Drugs) Amendment Act 2005
Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse: the relevance of Child Exploitation Material

Research Candidate Supervision

'Sanism', a Socially Acceptable Prejudice- Addressing the Prejudice Associated with Mental Illness in the Legal System
Building the Understanding of the Impacts of Child Sexual Abuse Across and Within Sectors of Society
Investigation and Application of Statistical Techniques when Using Wastewater Analysis to Monitor Illicit Drug Use
Using Wastewater Analysis to Measure the Prevalence of Prison Drug Use and the Effectiveness of Prison Drug Use Supply Reduction Strategies