Justice and Homicide Law

Kate Fitz-Gibbon awarded Victorian Legal Services Board grant to examine legal responses to one-punch homicide

Deakin criminologist Dr Kate Fitz-Gibbon has received a grant to examine legal responses to one-punch homicide as part of the Victorian Legal Services Board 2015 grants round. Kate will study 10 years of one-punch homicide cases in Victoria to produce the first comprehensive state-wide analysis of legal responses prior to the …

Scottish policing: has there been real reform?

Deakin criminologist Dr Diarmaid Harkin has contributed to the June 2015 issue of Scottish Justice Matters. Diarmaid’s commentary piece, ‘Scottish policing: has there been …