Brian K. Payne is Chair and Professor of the Department of Criminal Justice at Georgia State University. His research interests include family violence and criminal justice, elder abuse, electronic monitoring, and white-collar crime. He has published six books, including Incarcerating White-Collar Criminals: The Prison Experience and Beyond (ï¿½2003) and Family Violence and Criminal Justice, 3e (ï¿½2009). Additionally, he has published a number of journal articles and presented at many professional meetings. He is currently the President of the Southern Criminal Justice Association.
Randy Gainey is Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice at Old Dominion University. He has coauthored several books focused on family violence, deviance and social control, and policing drug use. His recent research has focused on sentencing, neighborhood organizations as controllers or enablers of deviance, and the use of electronic monitoring with GPS for supervising high risk sex offenders and high risk gang offenders on parole. Henbsp;earned his PhD in Sociology from the University of Washington in 1995 and has been a faculty member at Old Dominion University ever since.