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Gendered policing and policing gender: The Trans Community and An Garda Síochána

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dc.contributor.author Schweppe, Jennifer
dc.contributor.author Haynes, Amanda
dc.date.accessioned 2019-01-08T14:18:31Z
dc.date.available 2019-01-08T14:18:31Z
dc.date.issued 2018
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/7453
dc.description non-peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract The relationship between the police service and the communities it serves is vital to an open and functioning democracy. While Ireland’s police force, An Garda Síochána, enjoy very high levels of public confidence overall, these levels of trust are not replicated across all communities within the State. This research, which involved a survey of 61 members of the trans community, as well as three focus groups and four one-on-one interviews with a further 19 trans people, sought to explore and understand the relationship between the trans community and the police in Ireland. It explored both attitudinal and experiential perspectives, and finds that the high levels of public confidence enjoyed by An Garda Síochána generally are not replicated in the trans community. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.subject hate crime en_US
dc.subject policing en_US
dc.subject trans community en_US
dc.subject LGBT en_US
dc.subject access to justice en_US
dc.title Gendered policing and policing gender: The Trans Community and An Garda Síochána en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/report en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.contributor.sponsor IRC en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 2899130


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