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Crime and Networks Workshop

  • Deakin Downtown 727 Collins Street, Tower 2, Level 12 Docklands, VIC, 3008 Australia (map)
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The network paradigm has been used by scholars and law enforcement practitioners to understand and respond to many different forms of crime, including co-offending, organised crime and terrorism. This workshop will provide an overview of recent research that has used a network lens to understand, prevent and disrupt crime. The workshop will be hosted by A/Prof Chad Whelan (Deakin University) and A/Prof David Bright (Centre for Crime Policy and Research, Flinders University). 

Funding for this workshop was provided by a Criminology Research Grant (CRG/49/16-17). 


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Confirmed Speakers

Dr Matt O'Reilly (University of New South Wales)

Structural and functional changes in a drug trafficking network in response to changes in the availability of drugs

A/Prof Phill Cassey (University of Adelaide)

Where did the wildlife go? Illegal trade in live animals

A/Prof David Bright (Flinders University) and A/Prof Chad Whelan (Deakin University)

Co-offending patterns across crime types

Dr James Coutinho (Swinburne University)

Determinants of collaboration among competitors in multilevel organised criminal networks

A/Prof Mark Lauchs (Queensland University of Technology)

Violence, drugs and social networks within the Finks Motorcycle Club