Event – N8 Policing Research Partnership and Police Foundation: Police Leadership Symposium

N8 Policing Research Partnership and Police Foundation: Police Leadership Symposium 23rd March 2019, at the British Academy, London SW1Y 5AH In a period of social change, political uncertainty and technological innovation the police are being asked to take on a wide range of social problems and the demands confronting senior police leaders are increasingly challenging. … Read moreEvent – N8 Policing Research Partnership and Police Foundation: Police Leadership Symposium

N8 PRP Policing Co-Director – Applications Now Open

As you may be aware, in May 2020 the N8 PRP will transition into the next phase of its evolution. This new phase will take the form of a co-funding and co-governance model, which will be funded and supported by both our academic and policing partners. Spearheading this new model will be a leadership team … Read moreN8 PRP Policing Co-Director – Applications Now Open

N8 PRP Team Recognised With Top International Award

  We are delighted to announce that Dr Jude Towers (N8 PRP Training and Learning strand Lead) and Fiona McLaughlin (Research Officer, N8 PRP Data Analytics Strand) are the recipients of an award for Excellence in Analysis by the International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts. These prestigious awards recognise individuals, organisations and executives for … Read moreN8 PRP Team Recognised With Top International Award

An Update on the Future of the N8 PRP: A Message from the Director

I am delighted to announce that we have managed to secure continued funding for the N8 Policing Research Partnership beyond the end of the current Catalyst Grant, which concludes in 2020. As of May 2020, the N8 PRP will move into a new phase of its evolution reflected in partner commitments to a co-funding and … Read moreAn Update on the Future of the N8 PRP: A Message from the Director

Fans are focus of Football League project to reduce match-day policing

The English Football League is to fund research into match-day policing aimed at managing potential flashpoints with a more progressive approach to supporters. The long-term objective of the study is for the police to deploy fewer officers at games. The project, termed “Enable”, carried out observations at five matches last season and reached three key findings: the … Read moreFans are focus of Football League project to reduce match-day policing

N8 PRP Policing Innovation Forum 2019

N8 PRP Policing Innovation Forum – 14TH November 2019 Location: Goodison Park (Everton Football Club) Tackling Knife Crime – Police and Multi Agency Responses to a Headline Problem Register for the Innovation Forum here. On 14th November 2019, the N8 Policing Research Partnership will be hosting the fifth Policing Innovation Forum (PIF) which will bring together … Read moreN8 PRP Policing Innovation Forum 2019

Policing Insight Interview – Mutual benefit: How a major partnership between academics and police is impacting policing

This interview was conducted and written by Andrew Staniforth for Policing Insight. The original article can be viewed on the Policing Insight website. As the N8 Policing Research Partnership celebrates its fifth anniversary, Director Professor Adam Crawford explains to Policing Insight the key successes of co-produced research with police officers, and outlines the challenges that … Read morePolicing Insight Interview – Mutual benefit: How a major partnership between academics and police is impacting policing

Independent Evaluation of the N8 PRP is now open!

The N8 Policing Research Partnership (N8 PRP) has commissioned researchers from the Institute for Criminal Policy Research (ICPR) at Birkbeck, University of London to conduct an independent evaluation of the impact of the N8 PRP. As part of the evaluation, ICPR has designed a survey for officers, civilian staff, Police and Crime Commissioners and OPCC … Read moreIndependent Evaluation of the N8 PRP is now open!

Engaging the Public – Deliberative Event Opportunities

Has your involvement with the N8PRP produced questions you would like to consult the public on? If so, resources are available through the Public Engagement Strand to design a deliberative consultation to engage the public with the issues you are interested in. What is a deliberative consultation? Last year, the Public Engagement Strand (led by … Read moreEngaging the Public – Deliberative Event Opportunities

Preventing terror: The impact of community engagement on reporting extremism

(First published in Policing Insight, March 2019) The terror attack in New Zealand has exposed fault lines in the prevention of extreme right-wing related terrorism. Ahead of the forthcoming review of the UK’s Prevent strategy, researcher Neda Richards talks to Policing Insight about the findings of her unique research analysing preventative counter-terrorism policing and the … Read morePreventing terror: The impact of community engagement on reporting extremism