About Ruth Weir Research Student, University of Essex.

Ruth Weir
Ruth Weir is a currently research student in the department of Sociology at the University of Essex. After graduating in 2001 she worked as a researcher in the Community Safety Unit at Suffolk County and later as a GIS specialist in the Research, Development and Statistics Directorate at the Home Office before returning to local government to work in research and intelligence roles. Her research interests include domestic abuse criminology social policy crime mapping.

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