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Tutorial: Calculating disparities in stop and search

I recently published a report on how stop and search is used in London. Although the report contained lots of information, it was probably inevitable that people would focus on the figures for disparities in stop and search rates between ethnic groups.

Tutorial: How to stop hiding your research

This post first appeared on the #CrimComm Blog You’re a criminal-justice researcher and you’ve just published an article in a top journal. It was a lot of work: you spent months securing ethical approval, collecting data or negotiating access to secondary data, completing the analysis, writing up the results and responding to reviews.

Tutorial: Cleaning UK Office for National Statistics data in R

UK Office for National Statistics data can be in formats that are hard to analyse. This tutorial works through how to clean ONS data tables.