March 2013

* The Geographies of Missing People research project has been nominated in the SIPR category for the Scottish Policing Awards. The awards will be presented by the Cabinet Secretary for Justice, Kenny MacAskill, at the Scottish Police College at Tulliallan, Monday 11 March 2013. For more info visit http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0041/00414520.pdf

* Last year the Geographies of Missing People team presented to the European Chapter of the FBI in Brussels. They have now been invited to talk to the UK Chapter and Olivia and Nick will present to the FBINAA on 'The Police Response to Missing, Current Research' at Lancashire Police Headquarters, Hutton Hall, 12th March 2013.

* Geographies of Missing People research is featured in 'Making the Case for Social Sciences - Scotland' a new booklet about the impact of social science - produced by the Academy of Social Sciences.

Economic and Social Research Council University of Glasgow University of Dundee Scottish Institute for Policing Research