The N8 Policing Research Partnership

N8 PRP is an academic-police collaboration that champions, enables, and supports research
taking on the challenges of 21st century policing.


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Learn more about the individuals who are behind the partnership.

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Expert contacts for media enquiries and police research & evaluation requests.

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The New Researchers in Policing Network supports early career and post graduate researchers.


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Take an in depth look at some of our most recent and important studies.

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Small grants

Find out more about our small grants and consider an application.

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PhD studentships

Find out more about PhD studentships and the work that's been undertaken.


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Read more about the N8 PRP's latest activities.

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Read contributions from our academic and police professionals.

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News archives

Our news archive covers N8 PRP activities from 2013-18.