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Historical perspectives on imprisonment – part 2

The latest Prison Service Journal is the second in a series of special editions offering historical perspectives on a range... • posted 116 days ago

Portraits of the criminal past

A new blog devoted to a fascinating collection of criminal ‘mugshots’ held by Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire... • posted 116 days ago

Crime, criminality and the provincial press

By Dr Ashley Borrett In a previous blog, I looked at how newspapers can provide a wealth of information for the crime... • posted 187 days ago

Working in partnership with the Ripon Museums Trust

Over the last few years, Professor Helen Johnston and Professor Heather Shore have been working directly with Leah Mellors,... • posted 187 days ago