William Moreto, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Criminal Justice

Office: HS1 324

Phone: 407-823-2603


Research Interests

  • Environmental Criminology
  • Policing
  • Crime Analysis
  • Crime Prevention
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Crime Science
  • Wildlife Crime
  • Qualitative Methods

Recent Publications

Moreto, W.D. 2015. Introducing Intelligence-Led Conservation: Bridging Crime and Conservation Science. Crime Science, 4. DOI: 10.1186/s40163-015-0030-9

Moreto, W.D., and Lemieux, A.M. 2015. Poaching in Uganda: Perspectives from Law Enforcement Rangers. Deviant Behavior. OnlineFirst. DOI: 10.1080/01639625.2014.977184 (Accepted 2014)

Moreto, W.D. 2015. Occupational Stress among Law Enforcement Rangers: Insights from Uganda. Oryx: The International Journal of Conservation. FirstView. DOI: 10.1017/S0030605315000356

Moreto, W.D., Brunson, R.K., and Braga, A.A. 2015. “Such Misconducts Don't Make a Good Ranger”: Examining Law Enforcement Ranger Wrongdoing in Uganda. The British Journal of Criminology, 55(2): 359-380. DOI: 10.1093/bjc/azu079 (Published Advanced Access first in 2014)

Moreto, W.D. and Lemieux, A.M. 2014. From CRAVED to CAPTURED: Introducing a Product-Based Framework to Examine Illegal Wildlife Markets. European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research. (Online First). DOI: 10.1007/s10610-014-9268-0

Moreto, W.D., Piza, E.L., and Caplan, J.M. 2014. 'A Plague on both Your Houses?': Risks, Repeats and Reconsiderations of Urban Residential Burglary. Justice Quarterly, 31(6): 1102-1126. DOI: 10.1080/07418825.2012.754921 (Published online first in 2013)

Pires, S.F., and Moreto, W.D. 2011. Preventing Wildlife Crimes: Solutions That Can Overcome the 'Tragedy of the Commons'. European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research, 17(2): 101-123. DOI: 10.1007/s10610-011-9141-3

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