Research | 02 Mar 2020
UNSW academics say government response to Ice inquiry ‘disappointing’
The NSW government has already ruled out five recommendations from the Ice inquiry, including pill testing and more medically-supervised injecting centres.
Research | 14 Feb 2020
Strip searches, STMPs: more evidence of excessive police power
Reports from the police watchdog on strip searches and the controversial Suspect Targeted Management Plan confirm growing concerns, say two UNSW Law researchers.
Research | 12 Nov 2019
Why making a citizen’s arrest can be high-risk
There are a number of reasons why intervening isn’t a good idea, says Dr Michael Grewcock from UNSW Law.
Opinion | 23 Aug 2019
Unlawful strip searches are on the rise in NSW and police aren’t being held accountable
In a non-policing context, having to perform such acts would be a serious assault. This is why strip searches are meant to be a last resort and only used in serious and urgent circumstances.