Why do we play games? Are there elements of game play that could be transferred to learning? The College of Policing and Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) are exploring how to use gamification to make learning more engaging and effective.
The College of Policing research team helps us to examine whether Santa is the cause of our Christmas gifts - from a research and statistics perspective.
Dr Helen Innes from the Crime and Security Research Institute at Cardiff University explains how an experiment with a cartoon cat has generated new evidence about how to better use crime prevention communications to influence public behaviour.
Successful applicants to the Bursary Scheme 2017/18 receive positive news as the College provides funding towards their academic study.
Here at College What Works, we are seeking Research Map contributions from students, police and academics.
Professor Martin Innes of Cardiff University explains how research by the What Works Centre helps us to understand the contribution of disruption techniques in preventing terrorism.
My experience of conducting research as a police officer and some key tips for future researchers
Dr Jyoti Belur and Dr Amy Thornton of UCL Department of Security and Crime Science talk about the newly-published systematic review on electronic monitoring.