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Centre for Criminal Justice Studies

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Those working within the CCJS have established international reputations in the broad field of criminal justice policy research, especially in the areas of policing, crime prevention, victims, youth justice, cyber-crimes and the supervision of offenders.

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PhD researchers

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Advisory Board

Name Organisation/Position
Tim Kingsman Assistant Chief Constable, West Yorkshire Police
Daniel Burn Health Improvement Principal, Leeds City Council
Phil Hadfield Alcohol and Drugs Research and Training Consultant
Bill McHugh Chief Executive, West Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company
Professor Gloria Laycock Jill Dando Institute of Security and Crime Science
Superintendent Samantha Millar Safer Leeds
Chief Superintendent Paul Money West Yorkshire Police
Lisa Parker Executive Director Forward Leeds
Andy Peaden Head of Service, Leeds Youth Offending Service 
Steven Robson HM Prison Leeds 
Fraser Sampson Chief Executive, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire
Gerry Wareham Chief Crown Prosecutor, Yorkshire and Humberside