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Criminology / Forensics - Social Sciences - 15.09.2020

Administration - Criminology / Forensics - 12.08.2020
Yale aligns procedures for addressing sexual misconduct with new U.S. rules
Yale aligns procedures for addressing sexual misconduct with new U.S. rules
To comply with new regulations issued by the U.S. Department of Education, Yale has updated its  procedures for addressing sexual misconduct.

Criminology / Forensics - Computer Science - 04.08.2020
’Deepfakes’ ranked as most serious AI crime threat
Fake audio or video content has been ranked by experts as the most worrying use of artificial intelligence in terms of its potential applications for crime or terrorism, according to a new UCL report. The study, published in Crime Science and funded by the Dawes Centre for Future Crime at UCL (and available as a policy briefing), identified 20 ways AI could be used to facilitate crime over the next 15 years.

Social Sciences - Criminology / Forensics - 28.07.2020
Berkeley Conversations: Race & the criminal justice system
As America reckons with how racial inequities permeate its core institutions, one such institution stands above - or below - the rest: the criminal justice system.

Law - Criminology / Forensics - 27.07.2020
Opinion: Genocide or not, the Uighurs need urgent international support
In an op-ed, Professor Philippe Sands (UCL Laws) explains why the focus on the word 'genocide' skews our responses to other acts of mass atrocity.

Criminology / Forensics - 24.07.2020
Opinion: The UK must urgently adapt to Russia’s ’dark power’ tactics
Professor Mark Galeotti (UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies) discusses the ways Russia seeks to divide and destabilise Western democracies like the UK, arguing that we must learn how to adapt and respond to their methods.

History / Archeology - Criminology / Forensics - 16.07.2020
Why Confederate monuments are coming down now
Why Confederate monuments are coming down now
As Confederate monuments and memorials are toppled across the United States, Stanford historian James T. Campbell says it is important to think historically not only about the past but also about our own time and what future generations might say about us.

Criminology / Forensics - 10.07.2020

Criminology / Forensics - 06.07.2020
A secure, decentralized search engine for journalists
A secure, decentralized search engine for journalists
An EPFL laboratory has developed DataShare Network, a decentralized search engine paired with a secure messaging system that allows investigative journalists to exchange information securely and anonymously.

Social Sciences - Criminology / Forensics - 29.06.2020
Students’ expertise helps map 11 days, 125 acts of U.S. police violence
A recent report by Amnesty International tracked, with UC Berkeley students' help, dozens of cases across the country of police violence against protesters, from May 26 - the day after George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis while in police custody - to June 5.

Social Sciences - Criminology / Forensics - 08.06.2020
Race and mass criminalization in the U.S
Race and mass criminalization in the U.S
Stanford sociologist discusses how race and class inequalities are embedded in the American criminal legal system.

Health - Criminology / Forensics - 04.06.2020
Alumna’s skills assist New York Times’ alarming George Floyd video
Haley Willis, a 2019 UC Berkeley graduate with degrees in sociology and media studies, is now a visual investigations reporter and video producer at the New York Times .

Criminology / Forensics - History / Archeology - 04.06.2020

Social Sciences - Criminology / Forensics - 03.06.2020
Lockdown 'helps fuel rise in cybercrime'
Lockdown ’helps fuel rise in cybercrime’
Take extra care before buying face masks or testing kits online, or responding to texts apparently sent to you by the UK government or the NHS.

Social Sciences - Criminology / Forensics - 03.06.2020

Criminology / Forensics - Social Sciences - 02.06.2020
Director of Centre for Crime, Justice and Policing joins West Mids PCC academic advisory board
A University of Birmingham researcher has been invited by the West Midlands Police & Crime Commissioner to join his new Academic Advisory Board.

Social Sciences - Criminology / Forensics - 29.05.2020

Criminology / Forensics - 11.05.2020
Corona Crisis: Requirements for Everyday Police Work
The exceptional situation posed by the corona pandemic puts special demands on the work and crisis management of the police force.

Social Sciences - Criminology / Forensics - 05.03.2020
11 books that examine the history of racism in America
For those searching for answers following the killing of George Floyd at the hands of police and the resulting unrest across the nation, it's important to understand the history and context of racism in the United States.

Criminology / Forensics - 21.02.2020

Criminology / Forensics - 13.01.2020
Project aims to improve diagnosis and treatment for patients with anaemia
Crime and memory experts at the University of Birmingham are working with partners in Africa who are developing a mobile phone app that could help to reduce sexual violence in poorer countries and bring its perpetrators to justice.

Criminology / Forensics - Computer Science - 19.12.2019
Novel mobile app could help to reduce sexual violence in Kenya
Crime and memory experts at the University of Birmingham are working with partners in Africa who are developing a mobile phone app that could help to reduce sexual violence in poorer countries and bring its perpetrators to justice.

Criminology / Forensics - 07.11.2019
Seven Questions with Julian Laufs
This week we meet Julian Laufs, a PhD candidate who talks us through his role as a student quality reviewer where he worked in partnership with staff to improve teaching at UCL.

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