Thanks to a successful Open Innovation Platform Collaboration Fund application and financial committment from Devon and Cornwall Police and the University of Exeter, Dr. Ashley Frayling will be working part-time between April 2018 and July 2018 within Devon and Cornwall Police to sustain momentum and progress the work that was accomplished in 2017 by the prior embedded Research Fellow.  



April 2017-March 2018 Dr. Dreolin Fleischer worked as an embedded Research Fellow within Devon and Cornwall Police.

December 2017 Dr. Katharine Boyd, Alexis Poole, and Dr. Dreolin Fleischer hosted a 'why workshop' with academics, police, and third sector representatives to discuss the results of Dr. Boyd's recent research on domestic abuse within Devon and Cornwall.  


“Making Sense of Evidence and Research” Workshops

Middlemoor Devon and Cornwall Police Headquarters and the University of Exeter
Two-day workshop (programme and more details see the Workshop page) on the following dates:

Completed workshops:

Workshop 1: 21–22 March 2016

Workshop 2: 18–19 April 2016


Follow-Up Meeting for Workshop 1 & 2 Participants: 12 September 2016

Workshop 3: 19–20 September 2016

Workshop 4: 10–11 October 2016 

Follow-Up Meeting for Workshop 3 & 4 Participants: Date To Be Determined


ExPERT Newsletter.  This document can also be found at the College of Policing Website



Presentation to the South West Society of Evidence Based Policing

Middlemoor Devon and Cornwall Police Headquarters
11 December 2015

Taser Experts’ Meeting

Queen Mary, University of London
18 March 2015

“Lethal Force, Policing and the ECHR: McCann and Others v UK at Twenty” Workshop

Doughty Street Chambers, London
25 March 2015