Phase one: Global survey of police forces on the impact of COVID 19 on policing. The survey is an online instrument which is being distributed by a number of organisations including the UN Drugs and Crime Directorate. The survey is designed to provide a global comparison of the impacts and some regional analyses - UK, EU, Australasia and India. Phase two: a targeted survey of a sample of police forces across different continents designed to follow up the continued police and community response to policing the pandemic.
Phase one sample was all UN
member countries with more detailed samples from UK, EU and USA. The instrument
is a structured online survey. Phase two is more targeted but still global and
This research is being carried out in collaboration with Michigan State University, USA. You can access the university's project web page here.
The intention is produce an overview report as soon as possible after the data has been submittted (current closing date is 31st July 2020).