John C. House

Royal Newfoundland Constabulary
Tel: (709) 729-8226
Fax: (709) 729-8248

Research Interests
  • Investigative Interviewing
  • Major Case Management and Leadership
  • Psychologically-Based Investigative Techniques
Selected Literature

Snook, B., Eastwood, J., Stinson, M., Tedeschini, J., & House, J. C. (2010). Reforming investigative interviewing in Canada. Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice, 52(2), 203-217.

House, J. C., Eastwood, J., & Snook, B. (2008). Reducing investigative failures through effective major case leadership. In K. D. Rossmo (Ed.), Criminal investigative failures (pp. 293-324). Oxford, UK: Taylor & Francis.

House, J., Snook, B., Cullen, R., & Noble, P. (2006). Improving the effectiveness of the National DNA Data Bank: A consideration of the criminal antecedents of predatory sexual offenders, Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice, 48(1), 61-75.

Cullen, R., Snook, B. Rideout, K., Eastwood, J., & House, J. C. (2006). Using local police data to inform investigative decision-making: A study of commerical robbers' spatial decisions. Canadian Journal of Police and Security Services, 4(4), 193-204.

Snook, B., Wright, M., House, J., & Alison, L. (2006). Searching for a needle in a needle stack: Combining criminal careers and journey-to-crime research for suspect prioritization, Police Practice and Research, 7(3), 217-230.

House, J. (1997). Towards a Practical Application of Offender Profiling: The R.N.C. Criminal Suspect Prioritization System, In Jackson, J. & Bekarian, D. (Eds), Offender Profiling: Theory, Research and Practice. Chichester: John Wiley. (Japanese Edition published 2000)