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Northumbria University recognised for excellence in cyber security research

Northumbria University recognised for excellence in cyber security research

Press releases   •   Jun 24, 2019 17:04 BST

Northumbria University, Newcastle, is one of just two universities to be newly recognised this year as an Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research by the National Cyber Security Centre and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.

Partners in detecting and preventing crime: university and police join forces

Partners in detecting and preventing crime: university and police join forces

Press releases   •   Feb 12, 2019 10:09 GMT

Northumbria University and Northumbria Police have joined forces in an exciting partnership to help educate the next generation of officers.

International speakers arrive at Northumbria to discuss latest policing research

International speakers arrive at Northumbria to discuss latest policing research

Press releases   •   Jan 29, 2019 16:19 GMT

Delegates from around the world descended on Northumbria’s campus last week for a prestigious two-day conference on Police Ethnography.

More than £480,000 to tackle religious hate crime

More than £480,000 to tackle religious hate crime

Press releases   •   Apr 20, 2018 13:31 BST

Northumbria University, Newcastle, is working closely with students to create new and innovative projects to counter religion-based hate crime and harassment, thanks to new funding from the Office for Students (OfS).

 Northumbria judged ideal venue to announce new law court

Northumbria judged ideal venue to announce new law court

Press releases   •   Mar 07, 2018 09:05 GMT

Northumbria University, Newcastle, has hosted a prestigious launch event announcing the opening of a Business and Property Court (B&PC) in Newcastle.

Criminologist explores dark side of The Archers

Criminologist explores dark side of The Archers

Press releases   •   Feb 14, 2018 14:49 GMT

It is the longest running soap on British radio, billed as ‘an everyday story of country folk’ when it launched in 1951. Now an academic from Northumbria University is exploring the darker side of the BBC Radio 4 show The Archers by examining the role of criminals and crime within the long-running series.

Criminal assets explored during policing seminar

Criminal assets explored during policing seminar

Press releases   •   Jan 15, 2018 14:37 GMT

The implications of recovering assets from convicted criminals will be discussed by finance and crime experts from Northumbria University during a free seminar this week.

Northumbria Law lecturer appointed to the Law Society’s Education and Training Committee

Northumbria Law lecturer appointed to the Law Society’s Education and Training Committee

Press releases   •   Dec 11, 2017 13:47 GMT

Northumbria law lecturer, Victoria Roper, has been appointed to the Law Society’s influential Education and Training Committee.

Northumbria law academic advises Norwegian Government on international maritime safety laws

Northumbria law academic advises Norwegian Government on international maritime safety laws

Press releases   •   Dec 04, 2017 11:25 GMT

Research by a Northumbria University academic is helping an influential Norwegian Parliamentary Commission investigate and improve international maritime safety laws.

Seminar examines the role of Expert Evidence in the Criminal Justice System

Seminar examines the role of Expert Evidence in the Criminal Justice System

Press releases   •   Nov 09, 2017 11:04 GMT

The scrutiny given to forensic evidence submitted during criminal trials will be examined and debated during a free seminar taking place at Northumbria University, Newcastle this month.