Ambassador of CrimRxiv
Affiliation | University College London
Email | [email protected]
Twitter | @SpencerChainey
Bio | Spencer Chainey is Director of the UCL’s Jill Dando Institute Latin America and Caribbean Unit, and JDI Director of Continuing Professional Development. His work places him at the interface between academic research and the practical world of policing and public safety. This involves applying academic knowledge and police/public safety practice to research; supporting the implementation of strategies and activities that improve crime reduction, criminal investigation, citizen security, and countering organised crime; and furthering the education and professional development of current and future generations of practitioners and researchers. Spencer has advised numerous governments on their strategies and interventions for decreasing crime, including Jamaica, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Mexico, Denmark and the UK.