Shiner, M., Z. Carre, R. Delsol, & N. Eastwood (2018). The Colour of Injustice: ‘Race’, drugs and law enforcement in England and Wales. London: StopWatch, LSE, Release.
A report that captures the police reform and frequency of stop and search conducted in England and Wales, focusing on…Read more
Miller, J., et al. (2008). Racism and police stops: Adapting US and British debates to continental Europe. European journal of criminology, 5(2), 161-191.
Findings from an international research programme on police stops in Bulgaria, Hungary and Spain are reviewed in the context of…Read more
Murray, K. (2018). The Modern Making of Stop and Search. The British Journal of Criminology, 58(3), 588-605.
This article investigates the development of modern stop and search powers in post-war Britain—namely, the legal rules that allow police…Read more
McAra, L., & McVie, S. (2005). The usual suspects?:Street-life, young people and the police. Criminal Justice, 5(1), 5-36. doi:10.1177/1466802505050977
This article explores children's experience of policing. Drawing on findings from the Edinburgh Study of Youth Transitions and Crime, it…Read more
Jacobs, P. (2011). The use of section 60 powers in Brent: Considers the targeting of stop and search in the London borough. Criminal Justice Matters, 86(1), 22-23.
Considers the targetting of stop and search in a London Borough. Discussion piece.Read more
Ip, J. (2013). The Reform of Counterterrorism Stop and Search after Gillan v United Kingdom. Human Rights Law Review, 13(4), 729-760.
This article considers the reform of the power to stop and search originally conferred by Sections 44 to 47 of…Read more
Ip, J. (2017). The Legality of ‘suspicionless’ Stop and Search Powers under the European Convention on Human Rights. Human Rights Law Review, 17(3), 523-544.
Legal analysis of UK terrorism Acts that permit suspicionless stop and search.Read more
Flacks, S. (2017). The stop and search of minors: A ‘vital police tool’? Criminology & Criminal Justice, 1748895817720485. doi:10.1177/1748895817720485
Police stop and search powers have been widely criticized for the disproportionate manner in which members of black and ethnic…Read more
Deuchar, R., & Bhopal, K. (2017). Young People and Social Control: Problems and Prospects from the Margins. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
This book explores young people’s experiences of social control and the state, especially those living at the margins of society…Read more