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Leicester criminologist joins debate on victimisation and justice

Posted by de57 at Feb 13, 2013 09:11 AM |

The latest in a series of "Open Meetings" hosted by Leicester Council of Faiths will be held at the University of Leicester.

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Leicester launches hate crime survey

Leicester launches hate crime survey

Posted by uatemp13 at Feb 12, 2013 10:10 AM |

Study to examine widest ever range of hate crime victims as part of the Leicester Hate Crime Project

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Student from United Arab Emirates graduates before a home crowd

Student from United Arab Emirates graduates before a home crowd

Posted by hct16 at Jan 29, 2013 04:48 PM |

The University of Leicester greeted a large party from the United Arab Emirates who witnessed Criminology student's graduation.

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Examining the psychology of criminal behaviour

Examining the psychology of criminal behaviour

Posted by uatemp13 at Jan 18, 2013 01:40 PM |

New book from Professor Clive Hollin investigates criminological psychology

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What's Prison Really Like?

What's Prison Really Like?

Posted by hct16 at Dec 11, 2012 04:35 PM |

University of Leicester to host Chief Inspector of Prisons for public lecture on Thursday 13 December

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Researchers to reveal contents of ‘legal highs’

Researchers to reveal contents of ‘legal highs’

Posted by pt91 at Dec 06, 2012 12:45 PM |

New study suggesting that prohibited substances are sold in new guises online to be presented at seminar on Friday 7 December

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Leicester criminologist’s work cited in Leveson Report

Leicester criminologist’s work cited in Leveson Report

Posted by hct16 at Dec 04, 2012 02:05 PM |

Inquiry into press standards draws on evidence from University of Leicester expert

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DNA fingerprinting pioneer attends opening of Forensic Science Institute that bears his name

DNA fingerprinting pioneer attends opening of Forensic Science Institute that bears his name

Posted by pt91 at Nov 21, 2012 05:09 PM |

University of Leicester scientist who helped catch Leicester murderer is thanked by victim's family

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Loss in transit: criminologists spearhead study into retail crime

Loss in transit: criminologists spearhead study into retail crime

Posted by uatemp13 at Nov 07, 2012 05:11 PM |

Collaborative project seeks innovative ways of helping the retail industry

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Leicester leads the way in hate crime research

Leicester leads the way in hate crime research

Posted by uatemp13 at Oct 09, 2012 10:10 AM |

Research will include widest range of groups to be investigated in a single study

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Hate crime research debated at Criminology symposium

Hate crime research debated at Criminology symposium

Posted by uatemp13 at Sep 24, 2012 04:00 PM |

University hosts symposium to develop links between hate crime and policymaking

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Leicester announces Forensic Institute named after DNA fingerprinting pioneer

Leicester announces Forensic Institute named after DNA fingerprinting pioneer

Posted by pt91 at Aug 14, 2012 12:45 PM |

The Alec Jeffreys Forensic Science Institute is a new multi-disciplinary centre at the University of Leicester aiming to help UK police forces solve out-of-the-ordinary crimes.

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Drugs and drug policy: public lecture now online

Drugs and drug policy: public lecture now online

Posted by mjs76 at Jul 12, 2012 12:31 PM |

Podcast and presentation of Criminology talk available to all.

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Honorary Graduates 2012 no.1 – Rex Bloomstein

Honorary Graduates 2012 no.1 – Rex Bloomstein

Posted by mjs76 at Jul 10, 2012 12:43 PM |

Documentary-maker and British Academy Award winner.

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Leicester criminologist appointed to study issues of sex in prisons

Leicester criminologist appointed to study issues of sex in prisons

Posted by pt91 at Jul 10, 2012 11:25 AM |

Dr Neil Chakraborti invited to join new Commission on Sex in Prison

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Prestigious award for Criminology postgrad

Prestigious award for Criminology postgrad

Posted by mjs76 at Jun 29, 2012 02:48 PM |

Airport security dissertation judged best in annual contest.

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Public lecture on drugs legislation, 13 June

Public lecture on drugs legislation, 13 June

Posted by mjs76 at Jun 08, 2012 04:17 PM |

Do anti-drugs policies end up causing more problems than they solve?

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The Week in University News: 5 – 11 May 2012

The Week in University News: 5 – 11 May 2012

Posted by pt91 at May 15, 2012 05:02 PM |

Ex-servicemen in prison; 'switching off' brain cell death; virtual genetics experiments; and why the prevalence of murder varies throughout history.

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The Week in University News: 21 - 27 April

The Week in University News: 21 - 27 April

Posted by pt91 at May 01, 2012 05:15 PM |

Forensics at a distance; improving the news, and service delivery; and honouring a founding Professor and a contribution to the study of international security.

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University of Leicester in the News 1 - 23 April 2012

University of Leicester in the News 1 - 23 April 2012

Posted by fi17 at Apr 30, 2012 11:00 AM |

A regular review from the Press Office of coverage of the University in the media.

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