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Sheffield Hallam welcomes Indian police delegation

Issued:08/02/17

A team of senior police officers from India has visited Sheffield Hallam University as part of a Government project aimed at improving access to justice...



Attitudes towards offenders and substance users

Issued:02/02/17

Sheffield Hallam University researchers are conducting a study to gauge public attitudes to criminal offenders and substance users.The online survey...



Hillsborough disaster researcher to speak at national...

Issued:01/02/17

A leading academic known for his investigative work into the 1989 Hillsborough disaster has been named as a keynote speaker at this year's British...



Residential treatment crucial for alcohol and drugs...

Issued:23/01/17

The effective treatment of alcohol and drug addiction must include access to residential treatment centres, according to a new review.Carried out by...



International drug and alcohol recovery academy launched

Issued:14/12/16

Sheffield Hallam University has launched an international academy to support new research and policy in the area of drug and alcohol desistance and...



System failing to prevent deaths post-detention

Issued:12/12/16

Poor access to health care and confusion over post-detention care may have contributed to more than 400 deaths following police custody and prison...



Hallam academics recognised for excellence in higher...

Issued:08/12/16

Two academic staff from Sheffield Hallam University have been honoured with national awards which celebrate outstanding achievements in learning and...



Urban Lawyers launches Sheffield branch

Issued:09/11/16

Aspiring law students are set to benefit from a new initiative launched in Sheffield.Urban Lawyers - which supports young people enter in to the legal...



Family recovery from drug and alcohol addiction

Issued:25/10/16

A ground-breaking research project looking at what recovery from addiction means for the families of those with drug and alcohol problems has been...



New method to detect blood in fingerprints

Issued:24/10/16

Police cold case reviews could benefit from a new technique developed by scientists from Sheffield Hallam University that can allow for the detection...