The Law Enforcement & HIV Network expands to over 20 Country Focal Points worldwide
Law enforcement & public health: an overview
By Maurice Punch 2019
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13 Aug. 2019, 1:13 pm
'The Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence reported that intimate partner violence is the leading contributor to the preventable death, disability and illness burden in women aged 15 to 45.'
23 Jul. 2019, 2:24 pm
"When a state at the Mexican border legalizes marijuana for medical consumption, the violent crime rate decreases by 13 percent on average. Whenever inland states introduce such laws, violent crime in the nearest border state decreases, as smuggling…
15 Jul. 2019, 1:37 pm
Dr Melissa Jardine had an opinion article published in the news about policing and public health in her hometown Maryborough (Victoria) and a scholarship program which supports two female secondary school students to join in the LEPH conference…
26 Jun. 2019, 2:33 pm
A relevant read for LEPHers by George L. Keling (1991): Police think of themselves as the front end of something called the 'Criminal justice system.' But what if the system does not exist?
ICYMI: Editorial by Norm Taylor and Nick Crofts on the growing interest in law enforcement & public health
5 Jun. 2019, 4:48 pm
The International Conferences on Law Enforcement and Public Health, a focus for community safety and well-being: Global potential unleashed as LEPH goes annual to North America and Europe. Read more.
What is a public health approach to policing? Find out more in this Discussion Paper by Public Health England & the College of Policing
30 May 2019, 11:14 am
"The purpose of this resource is to explore what is meant by “a public health approach” in the context of policing. It has been developed by an expert reference group of police, public health and voluntary sector professionals based on the existing…
28 May 2019, 6:32 pm
Progressive Public Health Alliance (Australia) and KAC Communications (UK) are pleased to announce that the 9th event in the series of City Health International conferences will take place on October 3-4 2019 in Melbourne (AUS).
28 May 2019, 1:47 pm
Dr Melissa Jardine's research on policing in Vietnam using a Southern Policing perspective was recently featured by the University of New South Wales.
12th European Public Health Conference, Marseille, France, 20-23 Nov 2019. Main theme: ‘Building bridges for solidarity and public health’.
9 May 2019, 12:04 pm
Save the date: Attend the 12th European Public Health Conference in Marseille, France, 20-23 Nov 2019. Main theme: ‘Building bridges for solidarity and public health’.