ICPR recruiting for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow

The Institute for Crime and Justice Policy Research, Birkbeck, is seeking a postdoctoral researcher for a project on policing, social media and digital forensics.

ICPR name change


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ICPR is pleased to announce that, to reflect the wide range of research we now carry out across ...

New ICPR research project will explore the use of ‘digital forensics’ in criminal cases

A collaborative research group led by Birkbeck’s Institute for Criminal Policy Research (ICPR) is launching an important new project to better understand the challenges and opportunities associated with ‘digital forensics’.

ICPR publishes new report "Towards a health-informed approach to penal reform? Evidence from ten countries"

The Institute for Criminal Policy Research (ICPR), based at the School of Law, Birkbeck, has published a report highlighting the mental and physical health impacts of prison overcrowding.

Examining language barriers in the criminal justice system

A new partnership has launched a pioneering study examining the barriers faced by those who have limited English skills when accessing the criminal justice system. This is the first large-scale research of its kind in the UK.

ICPR looking to recruit a Research Associate

ICPR is looking to recruit a Research Assistant for 30 months, commencing May 2018, to provide research support on the ...

ICPR looking to recruit a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

ICPR is looking to recruit a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow to join the AHRC-funded project Judging Values and Participation in Mental ...

ICPR holds international prisoner health conference

On 8 and 9 November 2018, ICPR welcomed speakers from Brazil, America, Thailand, Australia, the Netherlands and the UK to share their expertise on prison health.