News

New publications on undercover policing

Over the past year, we have hosted a Research Fellow, Connor Woodman, sponsored by the Barry Amiel & Norman Melburn Trust.

The Centre is today publishing two papers on undercover policing Connor has written as part of this Fellowship, under the title Spycops in context.

From 1968-2008 a dedicated police...

3 December 2018
Publication

Spycops in context

The two papers seek to historicise and analyse state infiltration, revealing it as one tactic in a much larger repertoire of political policing. Spycops in context: a brief history of political policing in Britain One of the papers, Spycops in context: a brief history of political policing in...
By 
Connor Woodman
3 December 2018
Comment

Mapping the UK's prison-industrial complex

For the next year, I am going to be mapping and investigating the nexus of private, state and voluntary sector interests involved in maintaining and running the criminal justice system in the UK...

By 
Connor Woodman
20 December 2017