Stephen Walcott


Stephen Walcott is a Researcher at the Police Foundation. As part of the Foundation’s Strategic Review of Policing in England and Wales, he is working to understand the factors that influence victimisation rates, fear of crime and trust in policing. He is also working on a project focusing on victimisation and fear of crime among food delivery riders working in the gig economy and has completed research on understanding the challenges and potential value of digital forensics.

Prior to joining the Police Foundation in November 2019, Stephen worked as an Analyst at a risk management consultancy. He has an MA in Geopolitics, Territory and Security from King’s College London and a BA in Geography from Swansea University.


Published: 25th January 2021

Blog Posts

Published: 19th February 2021
The Mayor of London has recently published an Action Plan to improve black Londoners’ trust and confidence in the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS). As part of this are some of...
Published: 18th November 2020