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A ‘Mirror’ and a ‘Motor’: Researching and Reforming Policing in an Age of Austerity

Martin Innes.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

January 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing. 4103 words.

This article explores the role of academic research in police reform efforts set against an increasingly challenging public policy funding climate. It suggests that research evidence can...

A Few Rotten Apples’: A Review of Alleged Detainee Abuse by British Personnel in Iraq Following the Al Sweady Inquiry. Is There Still a Case to Answer?

Tim Wood.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

June 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 12360 words.

Despite two lengthy public inquiries there remains uncertainty and suspicion about the conduct of British personnel towards Iraqi detainees during Op TELIC. The Al Sweady Inquiry rebuked...

ab initio

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 42 words.

From the beginning. If a contract is void (say for *mistake) ab initio, this has the consequence

abandonment

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 186 words.

1 The act of giving up a legal right, particularly a right of ownership of property. Property that has been

abandonment

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 186 words.

1 The act of giving up a legal right, particularly a right of ownership of property. Property that has been

abatement

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 72 words.

(of nuisances) The termination, removal, or destruction of a *nuisance. A person injured by a nuisance has a

abatement

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 119 words.

1 (of debts) The proportionate reduction in the payment of debts that takes place if a person's assets are insufficient

abduction

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 142 words.

1 Wrongfully taking away or detaining another person, usually by force or fraud. See also child abduction; false imprisonment

abduction

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 187 words.

1 The wrongful taking away of a person. The offences connected with the abduction of women contained within the Sexual

abet

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 5 words.

abet

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 5 words.

ABH

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 5 words.

abolitionism

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 30 words.

A radical perspective in criminology, which sees crime as the same as other non‐criminalized social problems and advocates the abolition

abolitionism

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 30 words.

A radical perspective in criminology, which sees crime as the same as other non‐criminalized social problems and advocates the abolition

abominable crime

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 30 words.

The term used in s 61 of the Offences Against the Person Act 1861 (now repealed) to describe the felonies

abominable crime

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 30 words.

The term used in s 61 of the Offences Against the Person Act 1861 (now repealed) to describe the felonies

abortion

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 280 words.

The removal of an embryo or foetus from the uterus at a stage in the pregnancy when it is deemed

abortion

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 194 words.

The termination of a pregnancy: a miscarriage or the premature expulsion of a foetus from the womb before the normal

absconding

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 41 words.

The failure of a person to surrender to the *custody of a court in order to avoid legal proceedings.

absconding

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 41 words.

The failure of a person to surrender to the custody of a court in order to avoid legal proceedings. Under