Jenny Fleming

Professor Jenny Fleming is Head of Criminology in the Department of Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology at the University of Southampton.  Jenny was the University’s PI for the ESRC funded University Consortium supporting a programme for the What Works Centre for Crime Reduction providing research and policy advice to the College of Policing (2013 – 2018).  A long-standing research interest in gender and the organisation of work in police organisations informs her publications and practitioner collaborative work. She is the Editor-in-Chief of Policing and Society: an international journal of research and policy and Co-Editor of Comparative Policing Review.

Scientific articles on COVID-19 and crime

  • Brown, J., & Fleming, J. (2021). The Impact of changing working patterns for police officers and police staff in England and Wales during the COVID19 lockdown, The Police Journal, Theory, Practice and Principles (Special Issue – Police Wellbeing) 1-23.
  • Fleming, J., & Brown, J. (2021). Staffing the force: police staff in England and Wales’ experiences of working through a COVID-19 lockdown. Police Practice and Research, 1-18.
  • Fleming, J., & Brown, J. (2021). Policewomen’s experiences of working during lockdown: Results of a survey with officers from England and Wales. Policing: a journal of Policy and Practice, 15(3), 1977–1992.