Month: August 2019

Superintendent Bruce O’Brien Director: Evidence Based Policing, Evidence Based Policing Centre, New Zealand Police For New Zealand Police, Evidence Based Policing is about testing how effective our actions, approaches and strategies are, researching emerging issues or trends, to develop new ways...
  • August 27, 2019
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Anthony Morgan, Christopher Dowling and Isabella Voce Australian Institute of Criminology Evidence-based policing largely has its origins in targeting, testing and tracking responses to volume crimes. But law enforcement, both at the commonwealth and state and territory level, are increasingly...
  • August 26, 2019
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David Cowan Superintendent, Victoria Police Over 10 years since 2007/8, the combined number of adult and child offenders being diverted by police and courts has reduced from 22,098 cases to 18,165 cases. Over the same period, the rate of police...
  • August 26, 2019
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Geoffrey C. Barnes, Ph.D. Director of Criminology, Capability and Coordination Portfolio, Western Australia Police Force; Vice President, Australia & New Zealand Society of Evidence Based Policing Advanced statistical techniques are getting better with every passing month, and can be enormously accurate in predicting...
  • August 25, 2019
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Dr Sarah Bennett Senior Lecturer in Criminology at the University of Queensland Sexual assault has profound and long lasting consequences for victims and impacts their life in far reaching and complex ways. The manner in which police respond to sexual...
  • August 23, 2019
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Dr Justin Ready, Griffith University, Gold Coast The current policing environment has been described by Jerry Ratcliffe as being information rich but knowledge poor. The inconsistent use of intelligence has led police executives to call for greater use of criminal...
  • August 22, 2019
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Associate Professor Adrian Cherney1 1ARC Future Fellow, School of Social Science, University of Queensland In recent years there has been the proliferation of programs aimed at preventing radicalisation and disengaging known violent extremists. Some programs have targeted individuals through the use of...
  • August 21, 2019
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