Wästerfors, D. & V. B. Alm (2019) “‘They are harsher to me than to my friend who is blonde’. Police critique among ethnic minority youth in Sweden”, Journal of Youth Studies. DOI: 10.1080/13676261.2019.1592129
Young people belonging to categories and living in areas that are targeted by the police find more arguments for detailed…Read more
Weber, L., & Bowling, B. (2011). Stop and search in global context. Policing and Society, 21(4), 353-356.
Introduction to book of same nameRead more
Weisburd, D., Telep, C., & Lawton, B. (2014). Could Innovations in Policing have Contributed to the New York City Crime Drop even in a Period of Declining Police Strength?: The Case of Stop, Question and Frisk as a Hot Spots Policing Strategy. Justice Quarterly, 31(1), 129-153.
Available data make it impossible to reach strong conclusions about the role of policing in the New York crime decline.…Read more
Søgaard, T. F. (2018). “Voices of the Banned:Emergent Causality and the Unforeseen Consequences of Patron Banning Policies.” Contemporary Drug Problems 45(1): 15-32.
In Western cities, public authorities are increasingly resorting to the use of patron banning orders as means of reducing alcohol…Read more
Searching for Change: Scottish Stop and Search Powers. (2016). Edinburgh Law Review, 20(2), 178-203.
Dr Lennon examines the existing Scottish law relating to police stop and search powers, and offers a critique of their…Read more
Segal, J. (2012). “All of the Mysticism of Police Expertise”: Legalizing Stop-and-Frisk in New York, 1961-1968. Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, 47(2), 573-616.
Legal analysis:" This Note narrates the familiar transition from Mapp to Terry from a novel perspective. Drawing on prescriptive literature…Read more
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
Simons, D., & Schlosser, J. (2017). Inattentional blindness for a gun during a simulated police vehicle stop. Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications, 2(1), 1-8.
People often fail to notice unexpected objects and events when they are focusing attention on something else. Most studies of…Read more
Skogan, W. G. (1994). Contacts between police and public: Findings from the 1992 British Crime Survey. HM Stationery Office
Although earlier surveys showed a steady decline in the number of people rating police performance as very good, this decline…Read more