John Lamb

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Lecturer in Criminology
912, 2014

West Midlands Police Security Risk

By |December 9th, 2014|In The News|Comments Off

By John Lamb, Lecturer in Criminology

Late last night an anonymous tip was given to West Midlands Police about a supposed plot to kidnap and kill a police officer. Rightly, a decision was made to recall officers to base and to brief them on this information. Coming on the back of an increase in the threat […]

1406, 2013

Unlocking the door to the ‘dark side’ of Britain’s colonial past

By |June 14th, 2013|Opinion|1 Comment

By John Lamb, Lecturer in Criminology

The recent ruling on the mistreatment of Kenyans under British Imperial rule, by the High Court in London, has potentially unlocked a door to the ‘dark’ side of Britain’s colonial past. In the 1950s as Britain attempted recovery from the Second World War, many of its colonies launched campaigns for […]