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Copcat London Underground Advert

A cartoon cat is helping the police in London

8 August 2017

Copcat has been warning the public of thieves on bikes stealing mobile phones

Mindfulness meditation

Understanding mindfulness in modern life

20 July 2017

New project will investigate the mindfulness ‘movement’ as a social phenomenon

Jonathan Shepherd

Cardiff celebrates 20 years of violence reduction

23 June 2017

Cardiff University team honoured for ‘Cardiff Model’ of violence prevention

'Fake News' written in code

The spread of fake news following terrorist attacks

20 June 2017

Social media reactions analysed to examine the spread of fake news and its impact on behaviour

Two policemen in uniform

UPSI welcomes two CUROP students

19 June 2017

Social Science students will join the Universities' Police Science Institute this summer

World Oceans Day

Development, security and the oceans

31 May 2017

Celebrating World Oceans Day

Two police officers

Join forces to reduce US violence, says UK expert

30 March 2017

Policing and violence prevention more effective if agencies work together

Binary code

Meeting of 'big data' alliance

5 December 2016

Government, business and academia gather in Cardiff for launch of international research alliance.

Jonathan Shepherd

Violent crime fails to fall

20 April 2016

‘No significant change’ in rates of violence-related injury leading to hospital treatment in 2015

Jonathan Shepherd

Serious violence declines

13 January 2016

Five-year study finds “substantial” reduction in serious violence across England and Wales