Edinburgh Law School delegation visits Mexico City for workshop on police accountability

Lecturer Andy Aitchison, PhD student Ali Malik and Paddy Tomkins, former Chief Inspector of Constabulary for Scotland attended the event entitled ‘Dialogue between police and civilians: perspectives and reforms’.

The day-long workshop was hosted by CIDE, a public research and teaching institute in Mexico. It was funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and was part of the dual UK in Mexico/Mexico in the UK year 2015 (UKMX2015).

Ali’s panel was on civil society perspectives whilst Dr Aitchison discussed police reform in context.

Dr Aitchison is co-Director of our MSc in Global Crime, Justice & Security.