March 2014

* The new redesigned website of the charity Missing People launched and as part of their ongoing commitment to our research and its findings the geographies of missing people project outputs feature: https://www.missingpeople.org.uk/about-us/about-the-issue.html

* The Glasgow team are currently busy collecting and collating responses from the SPC ‘Leadership Programme’ for Sergeants via a 6 month follow up evaluation.

* This month accessible via Online First: Fyfe, N., Stevenson, O. and Woolnough, P (2014) Missing persons: the processes and challenges of police investigation, Policing and Society , http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10439463.2014.881812. The paper draws on missing person case reconstructions and interviews with the officers involved with these cases to provide insights in to the different stages of the investigative process and some of the key influences which shape the trajectory of a missing person's investigation.

Economic and Social Research Council University of Glasgow University of Dundee Scottish Institute for Policing Research