Call for Small Grant Awards 2015 2016

Funding to Support Innovation and Research Co-production from the N8 Policing Research Partnership Catalyst Project.   The Small Grants Awards open call will provide pump-priming funds of up to £25,000 to support research into targeted and important areas of policing work where the gaps in knowledge are most prominent and where research benefits are of … Read moreCall for Small Grant Awards 2015 2016

The first Innovation Forum delivers opportunities for police and universities to co create research

N8 PRPs first major event, the N8 Policing Innovation Forum was held on 14th October 2015 and is the dynamic ‘engine’ of innovation at the heart of the overall project. Our policing partners identified Cybercrime as a priority topic for this event and Forum brought together key policing and academic partners along with wider stakeholders to identify … Read moreThe first Innovation Forum delivers opportunities for police and universities to co create research

Crime, Justice and Society, Free Online Course from the University of Sheffield

A free online course starting 12th October   Explore the role of the state and criminal justice interventions in producing safe and just societies. What traditional and innovative responses to crime and victimisation work? Why do people stop offending? Which interventions are seen as fair and lawful?   Alongside a team of specialists from the … Read moreCrime, Justice and Society, Free Online Course from the University of Sheffield

N8 Policing Research Partnership gains a new police partner

Cheshire Constabulary and the Police and Crime Commissioner for Cheshire have announced a formal collaboration with the N8 Policing Research Partnership. Cheshire Constabulary joins ten other police forces across the north of England that have committed to form a collaborative partnership with the N8 PRP, to provide a regional hub for the north of England, … Read moreN8 Policing Research Partnership gains a new police partner

Major funding announced for N8 Policing Research Partnership

A new programme of research and knowledge sharing is to play a key role in informing future policing policy, following funding for a major research collaboration in the North of England. The £3m grant from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), which is supplemented by a further £3.686m from policing partners and other … Read moreMajor funding announced for N8 Policing Research Partnership

National Public Order Police Liaison Officer Conference

Liaison Based Public Order Policing: Creating a Coordinated Evidence Based Approach. This free-to-attend event is open to police, academics and other stakeholders. University of Leeds, March 26th – 27th 2015 It will enable a fuller understanding of the status, benefits and pitfalls of Police Liaison Team (PLT) deployments and will be invaluable for those forces with, … Read moreNational Public Order Police Liaison Officer Conference

Event brings together academics and police to discuss innovation

At a special event today at the University of Leeds, participants discussed ways in which partnerships can generate new ideas for research, test methods and techniques for tackling crime and contribute to knowledge exchange. The N8 already has a strong track record in creating pioneering research collaborations in science and engineering by forging strong links … Read moreEvent brings together academics and police to discuss innovation

N8 event to shape development of regional policing

The N8 Policing Research Partnership has organised the event, which will take place on 24 March 2014, 10.00am – 3.30pm, at the University of Leeds. Confirmed speakers at the event include: Prof Dame Shirley Pearce, Chair of the College of Policing Sir Peter Fahy QPM, Chief Constable, Greater Manchester Police Ron Hogg, Police and Crime … Read moreN8 event to shape development of regional policing

N8 Partnership receives policing research grant

The funding from the professional body for policing in England and Wales has been awarded to create a regional network for evidence-based policing so that police methods and techniques for tackling crime can be tested, helping the police service to become more efficient. It will work with officers to build their knowledge of evidence-based research … Read moreN8 Partnership receives policing research grant

N8 launches policing research partnership

The N8 Policing Research Partnership (N8 PRP) was launched at a workshop held at the University of Leeds with Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) and their representatives from across the north of England. The purpose of the N8 PRP is to enable and foster high quality, independent research and to facilitate research-based contributions to public … Read moreN8 launches policing research partnership