Cullen, Arron

Cullen, Arron
Start date:
October 2016
Research Topic:
Police and Social Media in England and Wales
Research pathway:
Research Supervisor:
Professor Matthew Williams and Professor Pete Burnap
Supervising school:
School of Social Sciences,
Primary funding source:
ESRC Wales Doctoral Training Partnership

This research explores police communications on social media using a variety of data sources. The principal aim of this study is to critically assess the ways in which police forces in England and Wales are using social media platforms as a space to disseminate information and engage with their public.