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Homicide Investigation and Forensic Science Project (HIFS)

Posted on March 12, 2019

Homicide Investigation and Forensic Science: Tracing Processes, Analysing Practices (HIFS) Project

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Prof Fiona Brookman and Dr Helen Jones submitted evidence to the Science and Technology Committee (House of Lords)

Posted on March 12, 2019

Professor Fiona Brookman and Dr. Helen Jones submitted evidence to the Science and Technology Committee in the House of Lords

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Funded PhD opportunities

Posted on March 8, 2019

Two funded PhD opportunities at USW – Centre for Criminology

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CfC members secure funding for research in Trinidad and Tobago

Posted on March 8, 2019

Prof Fiona Brookman and Anna Clancy to undertake a Rapid Evidence Assessment on Serious Crime in Trinidad and Tobago

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The Chief Constable of South Wales Police, Matt Jukes at USW Global Choices Talk

Posted on March 8, 2019

Defining the purpose of policing is now ‘critical’, says police chief

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Prof Mike Maguire and Anna Clancy receive 2018 USW Best Future Impact Award

Posted on November 27, 2018

Members of the Centre for Criminology receive 2018 USW Best Future Impact Award for their research

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Professor Ali Wardak speaks at the World Congress on Justice for Children 2018

Posted on June 4, 2018

Professor Ali Wardak was an invited speaker at the World Congress on Justice for Children that was held between 28 – 30 May 2018 in Paris.

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Reflections on 'The End of Policing'

Posted on April 12, 2018

Dr. Sophie Chambers

Policing in England and Wales has reached crisis point. Funding for all public services has suffered a dramatic 20% reduction in recent years, and the legitimacy of the police is persistently questioned. While the police used to enjoy a certain level of immunity from criticism, particularly from the Conservative party, that seemed to change following then Home Secretary Theresa May’s 2015 speech to the Police Federation, and her agreement to support the budget cut.

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Centre for Criminology Innocence Project Established

Posted on April 9, 2018

In October 2017 the Centre for Criminology Innocence project was established in collaboration with Cardiff University Law School.

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Dr. Tom May contributed to latest report on effectiveness of safe injecting facilities

Posted on March 13, 2018

Dr. Tom May from the Centre for Criminology at USW contributed and provided evidence for the latest report of the Welsh Government’s Advisory Panel on Substance Misuse

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Professor Alex Vitale to discuss his new book 'The End of Policing' at the University of South Wales

Posted on February 27, 2018

On March 16th 2018, renowned expert on policing, Professor Alex Vitale will be visiting the University of South Wales to discuss his new book 'The End of Policing’, on the topic of police reform and abolition.

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Dr. Ali Wardak receives USW’s Best International Impact Award

Posted on November 6, 2017

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Professors Fiona Brookman, Mike Maguire and Ed Maguire publish The Handbook of Homicide

Posted on August 8, 2017

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Dr. Jenny Maher and Dr. Harriet Pierpoint publish International Handbook of Animal Abuse Studies

Posted on August 8, 2017

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Dr. Ali Wardak speaks at World Justice Forum V

Posted on August 7, 2017

Dr. Ali Wardak was an invited speaker at the World Justice Forum V that was held at The Hague between 10th and 13th July 2017.

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