the criminology and criminal justice network
Research assistant with the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research based at the University of Glasgow. Currently working on The governance of security and the analysis of risk for sporting mega-events: security planning for the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, 2010-12 (with Michele Burman, Simon Mackenzie, Nick Fyfe, Niall Hamilton-Smith, Chris Johnson, Allan McConnell and Katrina Morrison).
PhD completed at the University of Stirling 2007-2011 entitled Gender, Policing and Social Control:Examining Police Officers' Perceptions of and Responses to Young Women Depicted as Violent.
Several years ago I started out investigating whether girls and young women are really as bad as the media makes out. Articles such as this http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2046884/Binge-drinking-Why-intelligent-women-drink-oblivion-night.html continue to raise the issue of young women's behaviour as socially unacceptable.
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