Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Liverpool John Moores University
My PhD thesis was concerned with the relationship between human rights and security in the UK, Australia and the US since 2001 .
More recent work has focussed on policing and police responses to protest and political activism.
I took up my current post in the School of Justice Studies at Liverpool John Moores University in 2013. I teach on the criminology programs mainly around issues of policing and security.
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