Exploring Police Accounts of the Perpetrators of Rape
Law LL.B. (Hons), University of Sheffield
Masters in International Criminology (research pathway), University of Sheffield
Area of Research
Gender and crime, Men and masculinities, sexual violence, violence against women, feminist
Scope of Research
My research primarily aims to explore police officers attitudes, opinions and perspectives in relation to the perpetrators of rape and the crime of rape more generally. My methodology will employ qualitative interviews with members of the police. My findings may have implications for the policing of rape, an area with many difficulties.
Gender and Crime module