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The Policing and Prosecution of Rape: What do we know, and how should our knowledge shape policy and practice?

An LSE Department of Law, Gender Institute and Mannheim Centre for Criminology Event

  • Tuesday 11 March 2014
  • 6.30 - 8pm 
  • Skeikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE

Speaker:

Betsy Stanko

Honorary Professor of Criminology, Royal Holloway, University of London;  Assistant Director, Planning and Portfolio, Metropolitan Police Service (and soon to join the Mayor's Office on Policing and Crime as Head of Insight and Evidence)  will present the findings of her research in this area 

Chair:

Christine Chinkin 

Professor of International Law and  Acting Director of the Centre for the Study of Human Rights

Panellists:

Louise Ellison

Professor of Law at University of Law  with expertise on victims, credibility assessment,  witness preparation and juries in the context of sexual violence

Martin Hewitt

Deputy Assistant Commissioner, Specialist Crime and Operations for the Metropolitan Police Service

Harriet Wistrich

Birnberg Peirce & Partners,  Solicitor with experience of bringing civil actions against the police on behalf of rape victims

                  

This event is free and open to all with no ticket required

Entry is on a first come, first served basis

To watch the lecture, please click here|.

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