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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October 1, 2013
Professor Fiona Brookman has just completed a 12-week visit to Prince George’s County Police Department in Maryland, USA where she studied the inner workings of the department’s homicide unit.