Home Invasion Films

In this episode, Elizabeth talks to Dr Michael Fiddler of the University of Greenwich about home invasion films. These films that focus on the home – which should be the safest space in the world – take us on a terrifying journey of what happens when this place of sanctuary is invaded. What can a criminological perspective on these films tell us? To find out more about Michael’s work, visit his university staff page.

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records.

Crime Statistics

In this episode, Elizabeth talks to Dr Adam Lynes (@Lynesey89) and Mohammed Rahman (@crimoeology) of Birmingham City University about crime statistics. Please click on these links to find out more about crime statistics in England and Wales, crime outcomes in England and Wales and FBI crime statistics in the USA.

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records.

“Breaking Bad” – Criminologists discuss the AMC series

In this episode, Elizabeth joins Dr James Treadwell of Birmingham City University and Dr Steve Wakeman of Liverpool John Moores University to discuss the crime drama series Breaking Bad. For more information about Breaking Bad, visit the show’s page here. To find out more about Steve’s research on the series, check out his website.

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records (http://www.happypuppyrecords.ca/).

Corporate Homicide

In this episode, Elizabeth talks to Dr James Treadwell (@James_Treadwell) and Dr Adam Lynes (@Lynesey89) of Birmingham City University about corporate homicide. Please click on these links to find out more about the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 and information disclosed under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 regarding charges and prosecutions in the UK.

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records.

Researching with Problem Drug Users: Autoethnography with Dr Steve Wakeman

In this episode, Elizabeth and Dr James Treadwell talk to Dr Steve Wakeman of Liverpool John Moores University about his experiences as an autoethnographer researching with ‘problem drug users’. Follow Steve on Twitter @Steve_Wakeman and find out more about his work on his website. The BBC news article on autoethnography can be accessed here.

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records (http://www.happypuppyrecords.ca/).

Researching with the partners of long-term prisoners – Dr Anna Kotova

In this episode, Elizabeth talks to Dr Anna Kotova of the University of Exeter about her research with the partners of long term prisoners.  Follow Anna on Twitter @DrAnnaKotova and check out her recent article for The Conversation –Why prisons should make more time for inmates’ families”.

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records (http://www.happypuppyrecords.ca/).

“The Keepers” – Criminologists discuss the Netflix series

In this episode, Elizabeth talks to Dr James Treadwell (@James_Treadwell) and Dr Adam Lynes (@Lynesey89) of Birmingham City University about the Netflix series The Keepers.  Find out more about The Keepers here.

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records.

Dr Travis Linnemann – Meth Wars: Police, media, power

In this episode, Elizabeth talks to Dr Travis Linnemann of Eastern Kentucky University about his research around methamphetamine. Travis’s book – Meth Wars: Police, media power – is out now and is published by New York University Press. Follow Travis on Twitter @crimemann and find out more about his work on his website.

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records (http://www.happypuppyrecords.ca/).

Children Who Kill: The murders of Elizabeth and Katie Edwards

In this episode, Elizabeth joins two criminologists from Birmingham City University – Emma Kelly (Criminology Programme Director) and Mohammed Rahman (Lecturer in Criminology) to discuss the murders of Elizabeth and Katie Edwards and explore the criminological issues that emerge around children who kill.  

Organisations working with victims of crime: Victim Support (UK) – https://www.victimsupport.org.uk/; The National Center for Victims of Crime (USA) – https://victimsofcrime.org/home.

Court of Appeal Judgement – https://www.judiciary.gov.uk/judgments/markham-edwards-v-the-queen/

Lincolnshire Police update on the case – https://www.lincs.police.uk/news-campaigns/news/2017/spalding-murders-reporting-restrictions-lifted/

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records (http://www.happypuppyrecords.ca/).

“Paula” – Criminologists discuss the BBC Two crime drama

In this episode, Elizabeth joins two colleagues from Birmingham City University – Emma Kelly (Criminology Programme Director) and Dr Victoria Silverwood (Lecturer in Criminology) to discuss the BBC Two crime drama series Paula.

Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records (http://www.happypuppyrecords.ca/).

Clips from Paula in this episode are used in accordance with the fair dealing exception to copyright for the purposes of criticism and review.  For more information about Paula, please visit http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08s2bqh