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New research reveals why drivers ‘hit and run’

New research reveals why drivers ‘hit and run’

Posted by ap507 at Apr 19, 2016 10:20 AM |

Research led by Department of Criminology at University

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 The Bulletin – Leicester looks back at Richard III reinterment

The Bulletin – Leicester looks back at Richard III reinterment

Posted by ngi2 at Mar 23, 2016 09:00 AM |

Don't miss a beat with the latest five minute audio news summary from the University of Leicester News Centre

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Over 200 academics sign up as University experts

Over 200 academics sign up as University experts

Posted by ap507 at Mar 17, 2016 04:43 PM |

Researchers from a wide variety of academic disciplines have joined the University's Experts Guide, providing informed opinion in response to topical news

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Animated film showcases risk-free ways to support victims of hate crime

Animated film showcases risk-free ways to support victims of hate crime

Posted by ap507 at Mar 16, 2016 11:55 AM |

New animated film from Leicester Criminologists shows how the general public can play a key role in supporting victims of hate crime

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University Criminologist to lead plenary session at international justice conference

University Criminologist to lead plenary session at international justice conference

Posted by ap507 at Mar 16, 2016 09:35 AM |

Professor Neil Chakraborti to speak at Keble College, Oxford as part of one of the largest criminal justice events of the year

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Millions of people are reading opinion pieces written by Leicester researchers

Millions of people are reading opinion pieces written by Leicester researchers

Posted by ap507 at Mar 09, 2016 01:20 PM |

Almost 300 articles published on the University's Think: Leicester platform

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East Midlands Policing Academic Collaboration launch

East Midlands Policing Academic Collaboration launch

Posted by ap507 at Mar 08, 2016 04:45 PM |

Leicester is part of new EMPAC network

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Leicester pledges support for CEASE campaign

Leicester pledges support for CEASE campaign

Posted by ap507 at Feb 08, 2016 12:50 PM |

Campaign aims to eradicate abuse and sexual exploitation of children in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

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Thousands expected to sign up for free online course in forensic science

Thousands expected to sign up for free online course in forensic science

Posted by ap507 at Feb 01, 2016 12:28 PM |

Course starting on 8 February delivered by same University which discovered DNA fingerprinting and used genetics to help identify the remains of King Richard III

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Centre for Hate Studies Commissioned to Evaluate Victim Support Services

Centre for Hate Studies Commissioned to Evaluate Victim Support Services

Posted by ap507 at Dec 07, 2015 03:35 PM |

Criminologists Commissioned by Hertfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner to Shape Hate Crime Strategy and Victim Services

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Parliamentary debates cite Leicester's research

Parliamentary debates cite Leicester's research

Posted by pt91 at Dec 07, 2015 11:27 AM |

Our work was discussed at Westminster on three separate occasions last month

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Unlocking the past: from conflict to reform in the Northern Ireland Prison Service

Unlocking the past: from conflict to reform in the Northern Ireland Prison Service

Posted by pt91 at Nov 27, 2015 11:00 AM |

Latest Scarman Lecture to take place on 2 December

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The death penalty and international anti-drug operations

The death penalty and international anti-drug operations

Posted by ap507 at Nov 06, 2015 12:55 PM |

EU involvement to be discussed at Scarman Lecture to take place on 11 November

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Leicester cited in Parliamentary debate on world-class impact of UK science

Leicester cited in Parliamentary debate on world-class impact of UK science

Posted by ap507 at Nov 05, 2015 04:05 PM |

Revolutionary technique developed by Leicester criminologist is lauded at Westminster

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Leicester establishes partnership with police training college in China

Leicester establishes partnership with police training college in China

Posted by ap507 at Oct 26, 2015 10:50 AM |

Memorandum of Understanding signed with Zhejiang Police College to encourage collaboration on forensic and policing issues

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Celebrating ethnic diversity event recognises inspirational figures

Celebrating ethnic diversity event recognises inspirational figures

Posted by ap507 at Oct 13, 2015 12:20 PM |

Nominated BME colleagues received awards on 16 October as part of Celebrating Black History Month event

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New app to help with real time crime scene reporting across borders

New app to help with real time crime scene reporting across borders

Posted by ap507 at Oct 12, 2015 11:30 AM |

Technology to speed up forensic investigations demonstrated at international innovation showcase

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Hurdling medallist seeks crowdfunding on road to Rio

Hurdling medallist seeks crowdfunding on road to Rio

Posted by ap507 at Oct 05, 2015 11:35 AM |

Gold Alumni Sports Scholarship student Lucy Hatton seeks funding to take part in Rio 2016 Olympics

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Over 150 academics sign up as University experts

Over 150 academics sign up as University experts

Posted by ap507 at Oct 01, 2015 01:30 PM |

Researchers from a wide variety of academic disciplines have joined the University's Experts Guide, providing informed opinion in response to topical news

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Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 24 - 30 September

Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 24 - 30 September

Posted by ap507 at Sep 30, 2015 09:55 AM |

The latest opinion pieces from Leicester experts cover police drones, UK Biobank, forensic science, solving murder mysteries and the University as a 'beacon of equality'

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