Are Murder and Robbery on the Increase in Ghana? Analysis of Police Crime Statistics Are Murder and Robbery on the Increase in Ghana? Analysis of Police Crime Statistics
Are Murder and Robbery on the Increase in Ghana? Analysis of Police Crime Statistics
In this research brief, Dr Tankebe and Dr Boakye analyse trends in violent crimes in Ghana between 2012 and 2018. ... ...
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Are Murder and Robbery on the Increase in Ghana? Analysis of Police Crime Statistics
What drives police violence in Ghana, and what can be done about it What drives police violence in Ghana, and what can be done about it
What drives police violence in Ghana, and what can be done about it
Student protests in Ghana resulted in the temporary closure of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. The cause: ... ...
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What drives police violence in Ghana, and what can be done about it
Ghanaians want death penalty expunged from justice system — Survey Ghanaians want death penalty expunged from justice system — Survey
Ghanaians want death penalty expunged from justice system — Survey
A survey conducted by the African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research (AFRICPGR) has revealed that majority of Ghanaians ... ...
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Ghanaians want death penalty expunged from justice system — Survey
African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research Statement on Pronouncements by Hon. Speaker of Parliament on the Death Penalty African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research Statement on Pronouncements by Hon. Speaker of Parliament on the Death Penalty
African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research Statement on Pronouncements by Hon. Speaker of Parliament on the Death Penalty
1. The Africa Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research (Africpgr) has taken note of comments by the Speaker of ... ...
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African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research Statement on Pronouncements by Hon. Speaker of Parliament on the Death Penalty
Dr Daniel Marshall’s new book Privacy and Criminal Justice with Professor Terry Thomas has been published. Dr Daniel Marshall’s new book Privacy and Criminal Justice with Professor Terry Thomas has been published.
Dr Daniel Marshall’s new book Privacy and Criminal Justice with Professor Terry Thomas has been published.
Dr Daniel Marshall’s new book Privacy and Criminal Justice with Professor Terry Thomas has been published. With the advancement of ... ...
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Dr Daniel Marshall’s new book Privacy and Criminal Justice with Professor Terry Thomas has been published.
Dr Tankebe: 2017 Dae Chang Lecturer at Michigan State University Dr Tankebe: 2017 Dae Chang Lecturer at Michigan State University
Dr Tankebe: 2017 Dae Chang Lecturer at Michigan State University
Dr Justice Tankebe (Lecturer at THE University of Cambridge, UK and Senior Fellow at the Africa Institute of Crime, Policy ... ...
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Dr Tankebe: 2017 Dae Chang Lecturer at Michigan State University
Dr Daniel Marshall gives invited talk at the School of Law, University of Leeds Dr Daniel Marshall gives invited talk at the School of Law, University of Leeds
Dr Daniel Marshall gives invited talk at the School of Law, University of Leeds
Dr Marshall, Associate at African Institute of Crime, Policy and Governance Research and Senior Lecturer in Criminal Justice at Liverpool ... ...
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Dr Daniel Marshall gives invited talk at the School of Law, University of Leeds
Dr Thomas Akoensi speaks on public satisfaction with police at the European Society of Criminology conference, Cardiff (Wales) Dr Thomas Akoensi speaks on public satisfaction with police at the European Society of Criminology conference, Cardiff (Wales)
Dr Thomas Akoensi speaks on public satisfaction with police at the European Society of Criminology conference, Cardiff (Wales)
Ghanaians are less likely to be satisfied with the police when they take bribes from citizens. However, when the bribe ... ...
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Dr Thomas Akoensi speaks on public satisfaction with police at the European Society of Criminology conference, Cardiff (Wales)

Traditional Justice

Traditional Justice in informal Urban Settlements in Ghana British Academy Funded Project  Lead Researchers: Dr Thomas Akoensi​​ and Dr Amy ...

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Sentencing

Sentence and sentencing disparity Lead Researchers: Dr Peter Atupare, Dr Kofi Boakye, Dr. Justice Tankebe This project aims to investigate ...

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African Institute for Crime, Policy & Governance Research

Welcome to the African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research. The Institute aims to promote high quality research on crime and governance issues to inform policy in Africa.

It provides training for professionals in the fields of crime and justice  (police officers, prosecutors, judges, prison officers, probation officers, and private security providers) and advice relevant institutions and agencies in Africa on governance issues to inform sound policies.

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1. Prison Project

Helping to reduce prison overcrowding through diversion and alternative sentencing

2. Crime Survey

Measuring crime and fear of crime in Africa

3. Sentencing Project’

Developing effective sentencing guidelines for the criminal justice system

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