Children and young people


Published: 5th February 2019
Background The growth of online child sexual exploitation and abuse (CSEA) is causing increasing concern within and outside law-enforcement. One of the consequences of the global reach of the internet...
Published: 21st June 2018
Young adults Young adults aged 18 to 25 make up less than 10 per cent of the UK population but are a third of those sentenced to prison every year....
Published: 5th June 2017
The Police Foundation and Perpetuity Research have completed a two-year study which focused on understanding the impact of serious organised crime in local communities and how this threat is tackled locally.


Published: 19th July 2022

Blog posts and news

Published: 4th November 2022
One of my formative experiences as a postgraduate criminology student 20 years ago was spending part of a night shift observing a police custody suite in Edinburgh, where I was...