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Dr Sarah Charman

Reader in Criminology

Sarah Charman


Dr Sarah Charman has worked at the Institute of Criminal Justice Studies at the University of Portsmouth since 1994.    

She has a first degree in Sociology, a Masters in Social Research with Criminology and a PhD which focussed on the formation and development of the Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO).   She has published widely in the area of pressure groups in criminal justice policy making, the role of ACPO and the politics of criminal justice policy. She is currently researching and publishing in two areas: the cultural dynamics and interoperability of the emergency services; and the formation and development of police culture. 

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