Staff Profiles: Dr. Andrew Stafford

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Dr. Andrew Stafford

Staff Profile: Dr. Andrew Stafford
Senior Lecturer in Criminology

Dr. Andrew Stafford

Dr. Andrew Stafford

Senior Lecturer in Criminology

Criminology and Policing

Sociology

I am interested in the contact experienced between the public and the police, and in crime prevention and community safety.

Telephone: +44 (0)1242 714680 Email: astafford1@glos.ac.uk

Biography

I am interested in the contact experienced between the public and the police, and in initiatives concerning crime prevention and community safety. I have worked with the police and other organisations to help design and implement crime reduction measures and to strengthen levels of public confidence and trust in the police and the criminal justice system.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
PhD Criminology University of Bristol 2013
MSc Research Methods (Crime and Justice) University of Manchester 2007
BSc Social Policy with Criminal Justice Studies University of Plymouth 2006

Membership of professional bodies

British Society of Criminology

Teaching and research

Teaching

Andrew's teaching topics include policing, crime prevention and community safety and social science research methods. Andrew has supervised and examined postgraduate research students studying in these fields.

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Research

Andrew's research topics have included police call-handling and crime reporting processes, experiences of public/police contact, police provision of information to victims of crime, police use of performance targets, community-led crime prevention, and evidence-based policing and crime reduction.

Publications

External responsibilities

Subjects for media interviews

Policing

Crime prevention and community safety

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