Our core focus is the interaction of welfare state institutions and the criminal justice system.

We conduct research across a wide range of national and international crime issues. With our expertise we provide robust evidence informing policymakers and practitioners, contributing to current debates around crime and wider social harm.

As a body of experienced researchers, we are involved in a broad mix of local, national and international research studies including topics such as:

  • policing and anti-social behaviour
  • young people involved with the criminal justice system
  • women as victims and offenders; the sex work industry
  • vulnerable groups; the military and social policy
  • national and global illicit drug use policy.

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Professor Charlie Lloyd
charlie.lloyd@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 321912

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Professor Charlie Lloyd
charlie.lloyd@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 321912