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Doctoral and Early Career Training School ‘Researching the Experiences of Police Stops’ 10-12 May 2021

Training Schools

We are beginning to learn more about the practice of stops and searches conducted in public spaces by police officers.…

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Interlabo on Police, Public and Diversity: Complicated relations (30 Apr 2021)

News

We are delighted to announce a forthcoming Interlabo on Police, Public and Diversity: Complicated relations. The Interlabo is organised by…

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Sofie De Kimpe speaks in the Belgian TV programme ‘Pano: Violence allowed?’

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The Belgian TV programme Pano conducted an investigation into police brutality, by examining testimonies, talking to experts and joining a…

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Reforming Stop and Search in Scotland

By Kenny Ramsay   The creation of Police Scotland in 2013 was highly significant for policing in Scotland and the…

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Doctoral and Early Career Training School ‘Researching the Experiences of Police Stops’ – Call for Expressions of Interest

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We are beginning to learn more about the practice of stops and searches conducted in public spaces by police officers.…

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Ausweispflicht per Corona-Verordnung? Verordnungsgeber missachten rechtsstaatliche Grenzen

By Jan Fährmann, Clemens Arzt, Hartmut Aden   Hektische Rechtsetzung in Krisenzeiten gefährdet den Rechtsstaat. Das gilt in einer Pandemiekrise…

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We spent seven years observing English police stop and search – here’s what we found

By Geoff Pearson, Mike Rowe   When the British politician Dawn Butler was stopped by police while travelling in a friend’s car…

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Identifying and tackling problematic or abusive forms of police selectivity

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An action research on the problematic practices and/or mechanisms of police district of Schaerbeek-Evere-St-Josse (PolBruNo). Carroll Tange and Sarah Van…

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George Floyd

News

Watching a police officer murder a man in full view is horrifying. We feel suffocated watching it - but it…

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