The police force in Hertfordshire must improve their services regarding ‘honour’ crimes against black and minority ethnic (BME) women, according to a new report commissioned to improve services for priority victims.
Professor Aisha K. Gill, Criminologist at the University of Roehampton has been appointed Commander of the British Empire in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list for her services in tackling forced marriages, ‘honour’ crimes and violence against women.
Jessica Bryant, a Roehampton alumna, is International Media Manager campaigning for children’s education at the charity Theirworld, led by Sarah Brown.
Sarah Brown advised Department of Social Sciences students how to make the most of opportunities in preparation for their careers in her keynote for the annual student conference, ‘A World of Opportunity’.
Dr Caroline Oliver, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Social Sciences is part of a successful bid led by Utrecht city council to secure €2.87 million from the EU Urban Innovative Actions (UIA) programme to develop the integration of asylum seekers into society.
Sarah Brown will give the keynote talk this week at the Annual Student Conference in the Department of Social Sciences on 18th May.
Due to increasing competition in the legal sector, it is vital for law students to have commercial awareness to be successful in their careers.
On 6th March, to mark International Women’s Day, Criminology students learned about legal issues regarding violence against women from Roehampton’s Professor Aisha K Gill.
In an event to mark the beginning of the Department of Social Sciences student-led Criminology Society, Duwayne Brooks OBE addressed students and staff in an engaging discussion on the criminal justice system.