SCCJR’s Niall Hamilton-Smith contributes to BBC story on serious organised crime
14th May 2019
BBC Reporting Scotland carried a news item today (Tues 14 May) on the National Crime Agency’s report which warned the UK “can’t afford not to” spend an extra £3bn on fighting organised crime over the next three years. The NCA estimates there are at least 181,000 offenders linked to serious and organised crime in the UK...
SJF Briefing: The reality of ‘cyber awareness’: findings and policy implications for Scotland
Scottish Justice Fellowship Briefing The reality of ‘cyber awareness’: findings and policy implications for Scotland by Dr Shane Horgan, Edinburgh Napier University. This briefing paper represents a summary of doctoral research that explores how different groups make sense of and respond to cybercrime in their everyday lives. The research found that people from different groups, places, and...
Dr Niall Hamilton-Smith
Associate Director, SCCJR
Senior Lecturer in Criminology
University of Stirling