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Crime and Security Research Institute funds new reseach into domestic violence

14 December 2017

New research to understand the work of three innovative pilot schemes.

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Are drunk tanks the answer to UK’s problem of intoxicated revellers?

29 November 2017

Do alcohol intoxication management services reduce burden on emergency services?

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New Crime and Security reporting magazine published

9 November 2017

The inaugural report of the Crime and Security Research Institute’s (CSRI) activities is now available for free download. The report provides an opportunity to read about some of the Institute’s innovative, multi-disciplinary research projects, along with all of our most recent news, events and research activities.

Declaration on Evidence

Surgeon’s ‘Magna Carta’ puts hard evidence at heart of decision-making

7 November 2017

UK professionals sign up to Cardiff academic’s ‘What Works’ charter.

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Youngsters seek residents’ ideas to create safer communities

20 October 2017

University’s Safety Week collaboration with community goes from strength to strength.

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Communications policing is the new community policing

4 September 2017

Collaborative research finds UK policing approaches to social media analytics are fragmented and struggling to keep up with technological advances

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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

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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

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UPSI welcomes two CUROP students

19 June 2017

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