Newburn, Tim


Professor Tim Newburn  

Department

Position held

Mannheim Centre for the Study of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Department of Social Policy

Professor of Criminology and Social Policy

Experience keywords:

Law; Policy and Regulatory Bodies; Public administration

Research summary > [Click to expand]

The changing nature of policing and security arrangements in late modern societies; public disorder, riots and the penal and policy response to such events; the nature of, and explanations for, youth offending and social exclusion; trends in alcohol and drug use; the history of criminal justice; and, the nature of comparative criminal justice and penal policy making.

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

LawPolicy and Regulatory Bodies

Media experience:

Has written for mainstream pressRadioTV

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 6220

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+44 (0)79 7079 8657

Publications

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Newburn, Tim (2014) The 2011 English riots in recent historical perspective British Journal of Criminology. ISSN 0007-0955

2013

Newburn, Tim (2013) This is not quite the death knell for the probation service, but it is certainly the most radical change it has ever seen British Politics and Policy at LSE (10 Jan 2013) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2013) Stopping and searching for reform: the Home Secretary’s latest initiative may finally lead to a radical overhaul British Politics and Policy at LSE (9 Jul 2013) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2013) Combining journalism with academia: how to read a riot British Politics and Policy at LSE (5 Jan 2013) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2013) Book review: Undercover: the true story of Britain’s secret police LSE Review of Books (29 Jul 2013) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2013) The Stevens Report is an impressive document that offers potentially interesting templates for the future of policing British Politics and Policy at LSE (26 Nov 2013) Blog entry

Hohl, K. and Stanko, B. and Newburn, Tim (2013) The effect of the 2011 London disorder on public opinion of police and attitudes towards crime, disorder, and sentencing Policing, 7 (1). 12-20. ISSN 1752-4512

Newburn, Tim (2013) The politics of punishment in America are slowly moving away from the mass incarceration policies of the past LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog (4 Sep 2013) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim, ed (2013) Criminology 2nd, Routledge, Abingdon, UK. ISBN 9780415628938

Jones, Trevor and Newburn, Tim (2013) Policy convergence, politics and comparative penal reform: sex offender notification schemes in the USA and UK Punishment and Society, 15 (5). 439-467. ISSN 1462-4745

Waddington, P. A. J. and Williams, Kate and Wright, Martin and Newburn, Tim (2013) Dissension in public evaluations of the police Policing and Society, online. ISSN 1043-9463

2012

Newburn, Tim (2012) Criminal justice In: Alcock, Pete and May, Margaret and Wright, Sharon, (eds.) The Student's Companion to Social Policy. Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK, 366-374. ISBN 9780470655658

Newburn, Tim and Reiner, Robert (2012) Policing and the police In: Maguire, Mike and Morgan, Rod and Reiner, Robert, (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 806-837. ISBN 9780199590278

Morgan, Rod and Newburn, Tim (2012) Youth crime and justice: rediscovering devolution, discretion, and diversion? In: Maguire, Mike and Morgan, Rod and Reiner, Robert, (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 806-837. ISBN 9780199590278

Newburn, Tim (2012) Police and crime commissioners: the Americanization of policing or a very British reform? International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice, 40 (1). 31-46. ISSN 1756-0616

Newburn, Tim (2012) Elected Police and Crime Commissioners: some caution is certainly required British Politics and Policy at LSE (12 Sep 2012) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2012) Cameron’s crime speech was a delicate balancing act of burnishing the Prime Minister’s credibility and keeping as many key constituencies as possible onside whilst doing so British Politics and Policy at LSE (24 Oct 2012) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2012) Despite the problems that have beset the elections for Police and Crime Commissioners we must still take them seriously British Politics and Policy at LSE (15 Nov 2012) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2012) The London Mayoral election shows how politicians talk about crime-related issues and provides clues as to what we can expect from Police and Crime Commissioners British Politics and Policy at LSE (26 Apr 2012) Blog entry

Dunleavy, Patrick and Mollett, Amy and Evans, Mary and Newburn, Tim and Voth, Hans-Joachim and Ponticelli, Jacopo and Gilson, Christopher and Barker, Rodney (2012) The 2011 London riots British Politics and Policy at LSE, Public Policy Group, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Newburn, Tim and Peay, Jill, eds (2012) Policing: politics, culture and control Hart Publishing, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781849463003

2011

Newburn, Tim (2011) Criminology and government: some reflections on recent developments in England In: Bosworth, Mary and Hoyle, Carolyn, (eds.) What Is Criminology? . Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 502-517. ISBN 9780199571826

Newburn, Tim (2011) The long standing tension between police and politicians needs to be dealt with now. We cannot keep politics out of the police, and we should not seek to British Politics and Policy at LSE (17 Aug 2011) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2011) The phone hacking scandal shows that our system of police governance is in urgent need of root and branch review British Politics and Policy at LSE (28 Jul 2011) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2011) There is a pressing need for credible research into the causes and the consequences of the recent riots. A new joint study between the LSE and the Guardian aims to address this. British Politics and Policy at LSE (6 Sep 2011) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2011) Cuts to police numbers, proposals for directly elected Commissioners, and the wooing of US ‘supercop’ Bill Bratton are all evidence of a new and much more adversarial relationship between the Conservatives and the police British Politics and Policy at LSE (22 Aug 2011) Blog entry

Newburn, Tim (2011) Policing youth anti-social behaviour and crime: time for reform Journal of Children's Services, 6 (2). 96-105. ISSN 1746-6660

Lewis, Paul and Newburn, Tim and Taylor, Matthew and Mcgillivray, Catriona and Greenhill, Aster and Frayman, Harold and Proctor, Rob (2011) Reading the riots: investigating England's summer of disorder Reading the riots, The London School of Economics and Political Science and The Guardian, London, UK.

2010

McLaughlin, Eugene and Newburn, Tim (2010) The Sage handbook of criminological theory SAGE Publications Ltd, London, UK. ISBN 9781412920384

Newburn, Tim (2010) Diffusion, differentiation and resistance in comparative penality Criminology and Criminal Justice, 10 (4). 341-353. ISSN 1748-8958

McLaughlin, Eugene and Newburn, Tim (2010) Introduction: the Sage handbook of criminological theory In: McLaughlin, Eugene and Newburn, Tim, (eds.) The Sage Handbook of Criminological Theory. Sage Publications, London, UK, 1-18. ISBN 9781412920384

Downes, David and Hobbs, Richard and Newburn, Tim, eds (2010) The eternal recurrence of crime and control: essays in honour of Paul Rock Clarendon studies in criminology. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780199580231

2009

Newburn, Tim, ed (2009) Key readings in criminology Willan Publishing, Cullompton, UK. ISBN 9781843924029

Hinton, Mercedes S and Newburn, Tim (2009) Introduction: policing developing democracies In: Hinton, Mercedes S and Newburn, Tim, (eds.) Policing Developing Democracies. Routledge, Oxford, UK, 1-27. ISBN 9780415428484

Jones, Trevor and Newburn, Tim (2009) Le managérialisme et la nature des réformes policières en Angleterre et au Pays de Galles Revue Française de Science Politique, 59 (6). 1175-1197. ISSN 0035-2950

2008

Newburn, Tim and Neyroud, Peter (2008) Dictionary of policing Willan Publishing, Cullompton, UK. ISBN 9781843922872

Newburn, Tim (2008) Introduction: understanding policing In: Newburn, Tim, (ed.) Handbook of Policing. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, UK, 1-13. ISBN 9781843923237

Newburn, Tim (2008) Policing since 1945 In: Newburn, Tim, (ed.) Handbook of Policing. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, UK, 90-115. ISBN 9781843923237

Newburn, Tim (2008) The future of policing In: Newburn, Tim, (ed.) Handbook of Policing. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, UK, 824-841. ISBN 9781843923237

Newburn, Tim, ed (2008) Handbook of policing 2nd, Willan Publishing, Cullompton, UK. ISBN 9781843925002

Newburn, Tim (2008) Criminal justice In: Alcock, Pete and May, Margaret and Rowlingson, Karen, (eds.) The Student's Companion to Social Policy. Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781405169011

Hinton, Mercedes S and Newburn, Tim (2008) Policing developing democracies Routledge, Oxford and New York. ISBN 9780415428484

2007

Newburn, Tim, ed (2007) Criminology Willan Publishing, Cullompton, U.K.. ISBN 9781843922858

Morgan, Rod and Newburn, Tim (2007) Youth justice In: Gelsthorpe, L. and Morgan, R., (eds.) Handbook of Probation. Willan Publishing, Collumpton, UK, 292-322. ISBN 9781843921905

Newburn, Tim (2007) Understanding investigation In: Newburn, Tim and Williamson, T. and Wright, A., (eds.) Handbook of Criminal Investigation. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, UK, 1-10. ISBN 184392188X

Newburn, T. and Jones, T. (2007) Policy transfer and criminal justice: exploring US influence over British crime control policy Open University Press, Maidenhead, U.K.. ISBN 0335216692

Newburn, Tim (2007) Youth crime and youth culture In: Maguire, M and Morgan, R and Reiner, R, (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. Oxford University Press Inc, 575-601. ISBN 9780199205431

Newburn, T and Morgan, R (2007) Youth justice In: Maguire, M and Morgan, R and Reiner, R, (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. Oxford University Press Inc, Oxford, U.K., 1024-1060. ISBN 9780199205431

Reiner, R. and Newburn, R. (2007) Police research In: King, R. and Wincup, E., (eds.) Doing Research on Crime and Justice. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 343-374. ISBN 9780199287628

Newburn, Tim and Matassa, Mario (2007) Social context of criminal investigation In: Newburn, Tim and Williamson, Tom and Wright, Alan, (eds.) Handbook of Criminal Investigation. Willan, Cullompton, UK, 41-67. ISBN 978-1-84392-188-2

Reiner, R. and Newburn, T. (2007) Policing and the police In: Maguire, M. and Morgan, R. and Reiner, R., (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 910-952. ISBN 0199205434

Newburn, Tim (2007) The future of policing in Britain In: Henry, Alistair and Smith, David J., (eds.) Transformations of Policing. The Edinburgh Centre for Law and Society. Ashgate, Aldershot, UK, 225-248. ISBN 9780754625346

Newburn, Tim (2007) Governing security: the rise of the privatized military In: Downes, David and Rock, Paul and Chinkin, Christine and Gearty, Conor, (eds.) Crime, Social Control and Human Rights: From Moral Panics to States of Denial. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, UK, 195-210. ISBN 9781843922285

Newburn, Tim (2007) Tough on crime: penal policy in England and Wales In: Tonry, M, (ed.) Crime, Punishment, and Politics in Comparative Perspective. Crime and justice (Chicago, Ill.) (36). University of Chicago Press, Chicago, U.S.. ISBN 9780226808635

Newburn, Tim and Jones, Trevor (2007) Symbolising crime control: reflections on zero tolerance Theoretical Criminology, 11 (2). 221-243. ISSN 1362-4806

2006

Newburn, Tim and Williamson, T. and Wright, A., eds (2006) Handbook of criminal investigation Willan Publishing, Cullompton, U.K.. ISBN 184392188X

Newburn, T. (2006) Criminal justice In: Peters, B.G. and Pierre, J., (eds.) Handbook of Public Policy. Sage, London, U.K., 365-380. ISBN 0761940618

Jones, T. and Newburn, Tim (2006) The United Kingdom In: Newburn, Tim and Jones, T., (eds.) Plural Policing : a Comparative Perspective. Routledge, London, U.K., 34-54. ISBN 0415355117

Newburn, Tim (2006) The future of investigation In: Newburn, Tim and Williamson, T. and Wright, A., (eds.) Handbook of Criminal Investigation. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, U.K, 652-656. ISBN 184392188X

Newburn, Tim and Dearling, Alan and Somerville, Peter, eds (2006) Supporting safer communities: housing, crime and neighbourhoods Policy and practice series. Chartered Institute of Housing, Coventry, U.K.. ISBN 9781905018307

Newburn, Tim and Rock, Paul, eds (2006) The politics of crime control: essays in honour of David Downes Clarendon studies in criminology. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780199208401

Newburn, Tim and Jones, Trevor (2006) England and Wales In: Newburn, Tim and Jones, Trevor, (eds.) Plural Policing: a Comparative Perspective. Routledge, London, UK, 1-11. ISBN 978-0-415-35511-7

Newburn, Tim and Jones, Trevor (2006) Three strikes and you're out The British Journal of Criminology, 46 (5). 781-802. ISSN 1464-3529

Newburn, Tim and Rock, Paul (2006) David Downes: an introduction In: Newburn, Tim and Rock, Paul, (eds.) The Politics of Crime Control: Essays in Honour of David Downes. Clarendon studies in criminology. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 1-6. ISBN 9780199208401

Newburn, Tim (2006) Contrasts in intolerance: culture of control in the United States and Britain In: Newburn, Tim and Rock, Paul, (eds.) The Politics of Crime Control: Essays in Honour of David Downes. Clarendon studies in criminology. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 227-270. ISBN 9780199208401

Newburn, Tim and Jones, Trevor, eds (2006) Plural policing: a comparative perspective Routledge, London. ISBN 0415355109

Newburn, Tim and Shiner, Michael (2006) Young people, mentoring and social inclusion Youth Justice, 6 (1). 23-41. ISSN 1473-2254

2005

Newburn, Tim and Shiner, Michael and Young, Tara (2005) Dealing with disaffection: young people, mentoring and social inclusion 1st, Willan Publishing, Cullompton. ISBN 1843920654

Newburn, Tim and Souhami, Anna (2005) Youth diversion In: Tilley, Nick, (ed.) Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety. Willan, Cullompton, 355-384. ISBN 9781843921479

Newburn, Tim and Jones, Trevor (2005) Symbolic politics and penal populism: the long shadow of Willie Horton Crime, Media, Culture, 1 (1). 72-87. ISSN 1741-6590

Foster, Janet and Newburn, Tim and Souhami, Anna (2005) Assessing the impact of the Stephen Lawrence inquiry Home Office research study, 294. The Home Office, London, UK. ISBN 1844737438

2004

Newburn, Tim, ed (2004) Policing : key readings 1st, Willan Publishing, Cullompton, Devon ; Portland, Or.. ISBN 1843920913

Newburn, Tim and Sparks, R, eds (2004) Criminal justice and political cultures: national and international dimensions of crime control Willan Publishing, Cullompton. ISBN 184392054 9

Newburn, Tim and Sparks, Richard (2004) Criminal justice and political cultures In: Newburn, Tim and Sparks, Richard, (eds.) Criminal Justice and Political Cultures. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, 1-15. ISBN 1843920549

Newburn, Tim and Reiner, Robert (2004) From PC Dixon to Dixon plc: policing and police powers since 1954 Criminal Law Review. 601-618. ISSN 0011-135X

Newburn, Tim and Jones, Trevor (2004) The convergence of US and UK crime control policy: exploring substance and process In: Newburn, Tim and Sparks, Richard, (eds.) Criminal Justice and Political Cultures. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, 123-151. ISBN 1843920549

Newburn, Tim and Shiner, Michael and Hayman, Stephanie (2004) Race, crime and injustice? Strip search and the treatment of suspects in custody British Journal of Criminology, 44 (5). 677-694. ISSN 0007-0955

Shiner, Michael and Young, Tara and Newburn, Tim and Groben, Sylvie (2004) Mentoring disaffected young people : an evaluation of Mentoring Plus Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, Uk. ISBN 1859351646

2003

Newburn, Tim and McEvoy, K, eds (2003) Criminology, conflict resolution and restorative justice Palgrave, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 0333761456

Newburn, Tim (2003) Handbook of policing 1st, Willan Publishing, Cullompton, UK. ISBN 1843920204 hb 1843920190 pb

Newburn, Tim (2003) Crime and criminal justice policy Longman criminology series. Longman, Harlow, UK. ISBN 058236955X

Newburn, Tim (2003) Policing since 1945 In: Newburn, Tim, (ed.) Handbook of Policing. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, 84-106. ISBN 9781843920199

Newburn, Tim (2003) Introduction: understanding policing In: Newburn, Tim, (ed.) Handbook of Policing. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, 1-10. ISBN 9781843920199

Newburn, Tim (2003) The future of policing In: Newburn, Tim, (ed.) Handbook of Policing. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, 707-721. ISBN 9781843920199

Newburn, Tim and Crawford, Adam (2003) Youth offending and restorative justice: implementing reform in youth justice Willan Publishing, Cullompton. ISBN 9781843920113

Newburn, Tim and Matassa, Mario (2003) Policing and terrorism In: Newburn, Tim, (ed.) Handbook of Policing. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, 467-500. ISBN 9781843920199

Newburn, Tim (2003) Criminal justice policy In: Pierson, Christopher and Ellison, Nicholas, (eds.) Developments in British Social Policy 2. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 9781403900203

Graham, John and Newburn, Tim (2003) Het vuur aan de schenen van jonge veelplegers in Engeland en Wales - recente ontwikkelingen Tijdschrift Voor Criminologie, 45 (2). 193-203. ISSN 0165-182X

Newburn, Tim and Matassa, Mario (2003) Problem-oriented evaluation? Evaluating problem-oriented policing initiatives In: Bullock, Karen and Tilley, Nick, (eds.) Crime Reduction and Problem-Oriented Policing Initiatives. Crime science series. Willan Publishing, Cullompton, 183-216. ISBN 9781843920502

2002

Newburn, Tim and Hayman, Stephanie (2002) Policing, surveillance and social control: cctv and police monitoring of suspects 1st, Willan Publishing, Cullompton. ISBN 9781903240502

Newburn, Tim and Matassa, Mario (2002) Policing hate crime Criminal Justice Matters, 48 (Summer). 42-43. ISSN 0962-7251

Newburn, Tim (2002) The contemporary politics of youth crime prevention In: Muncie, John and Hughes, Gordon and McLaughlin, Eugene, (eds.) Youth Justice: Critical Readings. Sage Publications, London, 452-463. ISBN 9780761949145

Newburn, Tim (2002) Atlantic crossings: 'policy transfer' and crime control in the USA and Britain Punishment and Society, 4 (2). 165-194. ISSN 1462-4745

Jones, Trevor and Newburn, Tim (2002) The transformation of policing? Understanding current trends in policing systems British Journal of Criminology, 42 (1). 129-146. ISSN 0007-0955

Newburn, Tim and Jones, Trevor (2002) Policy convergence and crime control in the USA and UK: streams of influence and levels of impact Criminal Justice, 2 (2). 173-203. ISSN 1748-8958

Earle, Rod and Newburn, Tim and Crawford, Adam (2002) Referral orders: some reflections on policy transfer and "what works" Youth Justice, 2 (3). 141-150. ISSN 1473-2254

Newburn, Tim (2002) Community safety and policing: some implications of the crime and disorder act 1998 In: Hughes, Gordon and McLaughlin, Eugene and Muncie, John, (eds.) Crime Prevention and Community Safety: New Directions. Published in association with The Open University. Sage Publications, London, 102-122. ISBN 9780761974093

Jones, Trevor and Newburn, Tim (2002) Learning from Uncle Sam? Exploring US influences on British crime control policy Governance, 15 (1). 97-119. ISSN 0952-1895

Crawford, Adam and Newburn, Tim (2002) Recent developments in restorative justice for young people in England and Wales: community participation and representation British Journal of Criminology, 42 (3). 476-495. ISSN 0007-0955

Newburn, Tim (2002) The introduction of CCTV into a custody suite: some reflections on risk, surveillance and policing In: Crawford, Adam, (ed.) Crime and Insecurity: the Governance of Safety in Europe. Willan Publishing, Devon, UK, 260-273. ISBN 9781903240489

Newburn, Tim (2002) Young crime and youth culture In: Maguire, Mike and Morgan, Rodney and Reiner, Robert, (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 575-601. ISBN 9780199256099

2001

Newburn, Tim and Hayman, S. (2001) Keeping watch Police Review. ISSN 0309-1414

Newburn, Tim (2001) Modernization, New Labour and criminal justice policy Criminal Justice Matters, 46 (1). 4-5. ISSN 0962-7251

Newburn, Tim and Shiner, Michael (2001) Teenage kicks? Young people and alcohol: a review of the literature Joseph Rowntree Foundation / York Publishing Service, York, UK. ISBN 1842630385

Newburn, Tim (2001) The commodification of policing: security networks in the late modern city Urban Studies, 38 (5-6). 829-848. ISSN 0042-0980

Newburn, Tim (2001) What do we mean by evaluation? Children and Society, 15 (1). 5-13. ISSN 0951-0605

Earle, Rod and Newburn, Tim (2001) Creative tensions? Young offenders, restorative justice and the introduction of referral orders Youth Justice, 1 (3). 3-13. ISSN 1473-2254

2000

Reiner, Robert and Newburn, Tim (2000) Police research In: King, Roy and Wincup, Emma, (eds.) Doing Research on Crime and Justice. Oxford University Press, U.K.. ISBN 9780585361260

1998

Newburn, Tim and Shiner, Michael (1998) Taking tea with Noel: the place and meaning of drug use in everyday life In: South, Nigel, (ed.) Drugs: Cultures, Controls and Everyday Life. Sage Publications, London, 139-159. ISBN 9780761952350


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