Delsol, R. (2011). Stop and search – renewed powers, less accountability? Criminal Justice Matters, 86(1), 20-21.
Discussion of PACE 30 years after the Brixton Riots in the UK. Includes discussions of how stop and search has…Read more
Delsol, R., & Shiner, M. (2006). Regulating stop and search: A challenge for police and community relations in England and Wales. Critical Criminology, 14(3), 241-263.
Policing in England and Wales has become increasingly contested since the 1960s and has been subject to unprecedented levels of…Read more
Bowling, B. (2008). Zero policy: Critiques the commitment to ‘zero tolerance’ arguing that it sanctions police abuse of stop-and-search powers. Criminal Justice Matters, 71(1), 6-7.
Discussion of 'zero tolerance' styles of policing into political agendaRead more
Full letter: Torjesen says that Scotland was successful in reducing knife crime by adopting a public health approach and not…Read more
Carroll, L., & Gonzalez, M. L. (2014). Out of place: Racial stereotypes and the ecology of frisks and searches following traffic stops. Journal of research in crime and delinquency, 51(5), 559-584.
Objectives: Test hypotheses drawn from Smith and Alpert's social conditioning theory that explains biased policing as the result of implicit…Read more