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Innovative Policing Responses to Domestic Abuse: Lessons from Research

Northumbria University


This event will provide invaluable insight into latest research findings into the policing of domestic abuse. Conducted by leading police researchers, the various presentations address contemporary challenges relating to patterns, challenges and responses to domestic abuse, one of the major issues in contemporary policing.

This half-day workshop is free to attend and provides excellent opportunities to up-date knowledge, develop new ideas, and to network with police, victim service, policy sector and research colleagues engaged in this field.

The workshop is aimed at academics, police and practitioners from the broad range of public, private and third sector organisations engaged in domestic abuse prevention and victim support services.

This event is part-funded by the N8 Policing Research Partnership.

Speakers and Topics

  • Gendered Violence: Recent Debates and New Challenges

Associate Professor Ruth Lewis, Northumbria University

  • Evaluating the use of body-worn video cameras in police responses to domestic abuse

Stuart Lister, University of Leeds.

  • The Coercive Control Offence and Implications for the Policing of Domestic Abuse

Dr Charlotte Barlow, Lancaster University

  • Innovation in Policing Domestic Abuse: Understanding Success to Build Capacity

Professor Mike Rowe, Professor Pamela Davies, Dr Donna Marie Brown, and Paul Biddle (Northumbria and Durham universities)

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Northumbria University
The Great Hall
Sutherland Building
Newcastle upon Tyne


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