British Academy Grant: Digital forensics in UK policing - an ethnographic investigation of a rapidly-developing forensic domain

Research Institution / Organisation

University of Exeter

Principal Researcher

Dr Dana Wilson-Kovacs

Level of Research

Professional / Work-based

Project Start Date

September 2017

Research Context

​This exploratory study adopts an empirically based approach to provide a sociological examination of the development of digital forensics in four English police forces and examine the opportunities and challenges this politically sensitive field is currently facing.

Research Methodology

​This project will employ an exploratory empirically based sociological examination.

Interim reports and publications

​Not available

Date due for completion

August 2019
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