Lead institutionCity University London
Project contactDr Katrin Hohl
* Metropolitan Police Service* Sussex Police
Summary of activitiesIn complaints of rape and sexual abuse, the victim's memory of the attack is often the only key evidence in the case.
Project researchThe project takes a systemic view on the pivotal role this memory evidence plays throughout the investigation and prosecution process. This includes:
Knowledge exchangeThe interdisciplinary approach combines cognitive research on human memory and policing expertise. Knowledge exchange activities include:
Guidelines, training materials and policy reports will be produced alongside academic outputs.