Completed Research

The following reports present the findings from some of the most recently completed projects from the Policing and Crime Reduction Research Map.  The researchers have kindly agreed for their findings to be held in the National Police Library catalogue. For the full list of completed Map projects, use the Research Map dynamic link to take you to the Library catalogue search results.  

​Project Title​InstitutionLevel
​Perceptions of armed policing: barriers and motivations to becoming an Authorised Firearms Officer​Canterbury Christ Church University​PhD
​A baseline assessment of law enforcement cryptocurrency investigations​University of Central Lancashire​Masters
Understanding the deterrent effect of police patrol​University College London​PhD
​​​Small area estimation in criminological research: Theory, methods and application​​University of ManchesterPhD​
​The prevalence of depression, anxiety, stress and their relationshipt to length of service in the UK police force​Northumbria University​Masters
Are vulnerable victims of fraud being identified and protected by public and private sector fraud investigators?​University of Portsmouth​Masters
Applying “spidey sense”: Emotional Intelligence and Police Decision-Making at Domestic Incidents​University of Portsmouth​PhD
​Doing more for less in changing times : exploring the motivations, contributions, and experiences of police support volunteers ​University of Surrey​PhD
​A critical evaluation of the current use of out of court disposals for low-level sexual offence​University of Winchester​Masters
Children and Domestic Abuse; is Operation Encompass an effective early intervention safeguarding measure in Hampshire?​​University of WinchesterMasters