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Criminology / Forensics - Career - 19.04.2024
Criminology, more present than ever at the University
The new PhD program will be offered as of the fall semester . With the creation of a certificate in criminology in 2011, Université Laval laid the cornerstone of a teaching structure for the criminological discipline. In 2012, a bachelor's program was launched. Then, in 2020, a master's program was launched.

Criminology / Forensics - 18.03.2024
Bodycams in court get broad police approval: survey
An UdeM criminologist looks at Quebec provincial police attitudes towards the potential use of bodycamera footage in legal proceedings - and finds most think it's a good idea, up to a point. In the courtroom, Quebec provincial police officers seem to be broadly in favour of having images captured by body-worn cameras used as evidence, but are also concerned about some of the potential consequences for the pursuit of justice.

Criminology / Forensics - 12.02.2024
When a crime's afoot, get ready to code
When a crime’s afoot, get ready to code
Criminology student Vincent Mousseau has found that forensic analysts do a good job of manually coding shoeprints for comparison against available databases.

Criminology / Forensics - 03.11.2023
'Real people with real lives who deserve justice': U.K. scholar investigates unsolved murders
’Real people with real lives who deserve justice’: U.K. scholar investigates unsolved murders
University of Leeds researcher learns from Western criminologist in hopes of launching cold case society Beth Norfolk hopes to transport a unique Western society solving cold cases across the pond, re

Criminology / Forensics - Law - 21.04.2023
New book by University of Toronto law professor Kent Roach examines the injustice of wrongful convictions in Canada
New book by University of Toronto law professor Kent Roach examines the injustice of wrongful convictions in Canada

Social Sciences - Criminology / Forensics - 28.02.2023
While researching violence in Peru, University of Toronto PhD candidate helps a community find joy
While researching violence in Peru, University of Toronto PhD candidate helps a community find joy

Law - Criminology / Forensics - 21.02.2023
Canadian Registry of Wrongful Convictions highlights failures of the criminal justice system

Criminology / Forensics - 22.12.2022
SFU prof invested as an Officer of the Order of Merit for career of fighting crime
SFU prof invested as an Officer of the Order of Merit for career of fighting crime

Criminology / Forensics - 21.07.2022
University of Toronto expert examines crime, punishment and late-Victorian justice
University of Toronto expert examines crime, punishment and late-Victorian justice

Criminology / Forensics - Social Sciences - 13.07.2022
’We have urgent work to do’: New book by University of Toronto’s Kent Roach on why Canadian policing needs to change
Kent Roach has thought a lot about policing throughout his lifetime. He even aspired to join the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) as a young boy.

Criminology / Forensics - Health - 19.04.2022
Unearthing the truth: Michael Pollanen on the role of forensic pathology in war zones
Michael Pollanen is no stranger to disaster zones.

Criminology / Forensics - 13.04.2022
Amassing evidence of war crimes in real time ’critically important,’ University of Toronto expert says
As war rages in Ukraine, investigators are compiling evidence to determine whether war crimes have been committed in cities like Bucha, where hundreds of civilians were found shot.

Social Sciences - Criminology / Forensics - 25.01.2022
More homicides, fewer supports in Toronto’s predominantly Black neighbourhoods: University of Toronto research
Six homicides were recorded in Toronto during the first two weeks of 2022 - a statistic that led some to wonder if Canada's largest city, which typically experiences the highest number of annual homicides in the country, would see more violence than usual in the year ahead.

Criminology / Forensics - Campus - 05.10.2021
SFU PhD grad poised to advise US jurisdictions on civilian police oversight
SFU PhD grad poised to advise US jurisdictions on civilian police oversight