Professor Innes has developed a seminal body of work, supported by mounting evidence from others concerning how people read and rate crime and disorder in their environment. This thinking was pivotal in the trials that re-invented neighbourhood policing in England and Wales.
— Sir Denis O'Connor, formerly Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Constabulary, 2008-2012
 

Research Reports

Below is a selection of our key research reports available for free download.


Latest Report:

Open Source Communications Analytics Research (OSCAR) Development Centre:

Final Report (Executive Summary)

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Ten "Rs" of Social Reaction: Using Social Media to Analyse the "Post-event" Impacts of the Murder of Lee Rigby

Ten "Rs" of Social Reaction: Using Social Media to Analyse the "Post-event" Impacts of the Murder of Lee Rigby

'Soft Facts' and Community Mobilisation: The Role of Rumour After Major Crime Events

'Soft Facts' and Community Mobilisation: The Role of Rumour After Major Crime Events

Data For Good: How Big and Open Data can be Used for the Common Good

Data For Good: How Big and Open Data can be Used for the Common Good

  Rural Connect: Findings from Focus Group Research in Dyfed Powys

 

Rural Connect: Findings from Focus Group Research in Dyfed Powys

The Work of Welsh Government Funded Community Support Officers

The Work of Welsh Government Funded Community Support Officers

Changing the Beat? The Impact of Austerity on the Neighbourhood Policing Workforce

Changing the Beat? The Impact of Austerity on the Neighbourhood Policing Workforce

Managing Anti-social Behaviour in a Time of Austerity in Wales

Managing Anti-social Behaviour in a Time of Austerity in Wales

Community Intelligence in the Policing of Community Safety

Community Intelligence in the Policing of Community Safety

Personal, Situational & Incidental Vulnerabilities to ASB Harm: A Follow up Study

Personal, Situational & Incidental Vulnerabilities to ASB Harm: A Follow up Study

Rebooting the PC: Using Innovation to Drive Smart Policing

Rebooting the PC: Using Innovation to Drive Smart Policing

The Economic, Financial & Social Impacts of Organised Crime in the European Union

The Economic, Financial & Social Impacts of Organised Crime in the European Union

Police Presence & Public Confidence in Local Policing: An Analysis of the British Crime Survey

Police Presence & Public Confidence in Local Policing: An Analysis of the British Crime Survey

Re-thinking the Policing of Anti-social Behaviour. A Report to HMIC

Re-thinking the Policing of Anti-social Behaviour. A Report to HMIC

Understanding Who Commits Hate Crime & Why They Do It. A Report to the Welsh Government

Understanding Who Commits Hate Crime & Why They Do It. A Report to the Welsh Government

Policing, Situational Intelligence & The information Environment: A Report to HMIC

Policing, Situational Intelligence & The information Environment: A Report to HMIC

Assessing the Effects of Prevent Policing. A Report to ACPO

Assessing the Effects of Prevent Policing. A Report to ACPO

 

Books

Signal Crimes: Reactions To Crime And Social Control Martin Innes

Signal Crimes: Reactions To Crime And Social Control Martin Innes

Investigating Murder : Detective Work and the Police Response to Criminal Homicide Martin Innes

Investigating Murder : Detective Work and the Police Response to Criminal Homicide Martin Innes

Understanding Social Control : Crime and Social Order in Late Modernity Martin Innes

Understanding Social Control : Crime and Social Order in Late Modernity Martin Innes