8th International Conference on Evidence-Based Policing

6 - 8 July 2015

Faculty of Law on Sidgick Site, Cambridge CB3 9DZ

For more information please see:

Online Registration | EBP2015 Flyer | Conference Programme | Conference Map | Hotel Information | Conference Dinner Menu | Alumni Dinner Menu

Monday 6th July

5:00 pm: Welcome and Introductions (Room LG19, Faculty of Law)
Professor Lawrence Sherman FRSA, University of Cambridge
Sir Denis O’Connor CBE QPM, University of Cambridge

Keynote Address: Chief Constable Alex Marshall QPM, College of Policing

6:45 pm Drinks Reception at Corpus Christi College (Reserved guests only)
7:15 pm Conference Dinner, Corpus Christi College (Reserved guests only)

Tuesday 7th July:

All sessions in Faculty of Law Lecture Room LG19

9:00 am: Opening Address: “Profiles of Success in Evidence-Based Policing”
Professor Lawrence Sherman, Director, Institute of Criminology

Presentation of the Sir Robert Peel Medal for Outstanding Leadership in Evidence-Based Policing

Plenary Panel Sessions:

  • 4 New Tests of Body-Worn Video Cameras
  • New Evidence on Targeting Solvability 
  • New Applications of the Cambridge Crime Harm Index
  • Reducing Domestic Violence: Effective Policies

5:00 pm        Reception and Dancing with the “Cambridge Hot Spots.”  featuring Professor Sherman et al.  at Caius College, Harvey Court, West Road (next to the Sidgwick Site and Faculty of Law)

Wednesday 9 July

All sessions in Faculty of Law Lecture Room LG19

9-3:30 Sessions with Society of Evidence-Based Policing

Featured Speaker: Professor Denise Rousseau, Carnegie-Mellon University

            “Evidence-Based Management: How Policing Inspires Businesses”

Plenary Panel Sessions, including

  • Implementing Evidence-Based Practices
  • Tracking Patrol Time in Hot Spots: A Success Against Homicide
  • Escalation in Domestic Violence Cases: Myth or Fact?
  • Targeting Fraud Investigations

3.45 – 4:45: The 2013 Sir Richard Mayne Lecture:

4:45 Awards Ceremony: Cambridge Police Executive Programme 2014
            Valedictory Speaker: Sir Denis O’Connor
5:15: Closing Remarks: Prof. Lawrence Sherman

For Cambridge Alumni, Students and Friends (by reservation only)

6:00:  Reception for Cambridge Police Executive Programme Alumni (Kings College)

7:00: Cambridge Police Executive Programme Alumni Dinner (Kings College)


Conference Charges

There is no charge for attending the Keynote Speech on the Monday

The conference Dinner at Corpus Christi on Monday 6 July is £60 per head

The day rate for the conference (Tuesday 7th & Weds 8th July) is £90
(£30 for SEBP members)

The Alumni Dinner at Kings College on Weds 8 July is £70

To register for the conference or any of the dinners, please go to
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