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Are Murder and Robbery on the Increase in Ghana? Analysis of Police Crime Statistics

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In this research brief, Dr Tankebe and Dr Boakye analyse trends in violent crimes in Ghana between 2012 and 2018. ...

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What drives police violence in Ghana, and what can be done about it

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Student protests in Ghana resulted in the temporary closure of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. The cause: ...

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Ghanaians want death penalty expunged from justice system — Survey

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A survey conducted by the African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research (AFRICPGR) has revealed that majority of Ghanaians ...

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African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research Statement on Pronouncements by Hon. Speaker of Parliament on the Death Penalty

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1. The Africa Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research (Africpgr) has taken note of comments by the Speaker of ...

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Dr Daniel Marshall’s new book Privacy and Criminal Justice with Professor Terry Thomas has been published.

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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 Tankebe: 2017 Dae Chang Lecturer at Michigan State University

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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 Daniel Marshall gives invited talk at the School of Law, University of Leeds

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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 Thomas Akoensi speaks on public satisfaction with police at the European Society of Criminology conference, Cardiff (Wales)

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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 Justice Tankebe speaks on corruption at the European Society of Criminology conference, Cardiff (Wales)

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Dr Tankebe recently presented a paper at the 2017 European Society of Criminology conference at Cardiff in Wales. The paper, ...

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Dr. Kofi Boakye: Abolishing the death penalty in Ghana: Beyond human rights 11th World Day Against the Death Penalty, EU Delegation in Ghana, Accra, 10 October 2013

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The EU Delegation to Ghana and the French Embassy in Accra, on October 10, 2013 organised a roundtable discussion in ...

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Dr. Justice Tankebe: Rule of Law: A question of legitimacy

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7th Milestones of a Global Campaign for Violence Prevention Meeting 22 SEPTEMBER 2015. GENEVA. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, ...

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