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Law enforcement & public health: an overview
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Researchers from the University of Lincoln are calling for collaborators to explore new projects following successful development of the 'Probation Healthcare Commissioning Toolkit: A resource for commissioners and practitioners in health and criminal justice'
15 Apr. 2019, 4:13 pm
The University of Lincoln and partners (funded by the National Institute for Health Research) have recently published the 'Probation Healthcare Commissioning Toolkit: A resource for commissioners and practitioners in health and criminal justice'. The…
Re-post from The Guardian: 'When a kid breaks the law there's so much more going on below the surface'
7 Apr. 2019, 2:52 pm
Incarceration rates among Indigenous Australian youth are shocking. This article calls for more emphasis on understanding and addressing underlying mental health issues and cognitive disabilities of Indigenous youth which may have a causal link to…
6 Apr. 2019, 6:31 pm
16th World Congress on Public Health 2020 Public health for the future of humanity: analysis, advocacy and action Roma Convention Center La Nuvola, Rome, Italy, 12 – 17 October 2020
Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority: Law Enforcement Response to Mental Health Crisis Incidents: A Survey of Illinois Police and Sheriff’s Departments
6 Apr. 2019, 6:10 pm
"Law enforcement agencies in Illinois and across the country are seeking ways to increase the safety and efficacy of interactions between officers and individuals experiencing a mental health crisis. Researchers conducted a statewide survey to learn…
CLEPH Director, Professor Nick Crofts, delivered the 46th James Smart Memorial Lecture on 'The multiple intersections of law enforcement and public health'
6 Apr. 2019, 5:41 pm
Read a summary of Professor Nick Crofts' speech on 'The multiple intersections of law enforcement and public health'. Hosted by the Scottish Institute for Policing Research for the Scottish International Policing Conference on 4 December 2018.…
New report from Council of Canadian Academies (CCA): Toward Peace, Harmony and Well-being: Policing in Indigenous Communities
6 Apr. 2019, 5:01 pm
"Policing in Indigenous communities presents challenges that are distinct from those for policing in non-Indigenous communities. These challenges are embedded within a set of cultural, social, historical, legal, political, and geographic…
29 Mar. 2019, 11:25 pm
Something completely new happened at this year’s Commission on Narcotic Drugs at the UN in Vienna. The Law Enforcement Action Partnership and the Centre for Law Enforcement and Public Health launched a Statement by Police calling for drug law reform,…
Join the Public Health Lab Conversation Series: Interpreting Community Safety Through a Public Health Lens
19 Mar. 2019, 6:10 pm
Join this event on April 6 at MacEwan University. The Public Health Lab Conversation Series is an effort to bring together professionals and students from varied disciplines to mutually explore the common ground that exists between public health and…
13 Mar. 2019, 3:19 am
Dear PC BROWN, . Welcome to West Midlands Police! I can still remember very vividly how you felt on Monday 16th February 1998 as you walked through the door of Tally Ho! in Birmingham (don’t forget the exclamation mark) to join West Midlands Police,…
19 Feb. 2019, 2:22 pm
Iain Smith proposes a counter-intuitive method for Scottish judges to achieve the goal of crime reduction, disruption to the cycle of violence and shrinking numbers in our creaking prisons.