7 February 2018, 17:30
With Nazir Afzal OBE, former Chief Crown Prosecutor for the NW of England and CEO of the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners, Honorary Lecturer in law at University of Manchester and Pro-Chancellor at Brunel University, London.
Effective intervention, by the police and other agencies, to prevent harm to victims of domestic abuse and child sexual exploitation has been widely reported.
Despite such, Nazir Afzal OBE, played a major part in securing the groundbreaking convictions of serial offenders in his role as Chief Crown Prosecutor for the North West of England.
As part of PIER’s Public Lecture Series, Nazir will reflect on why agencies that should have been working together effectively, may have overlooked the critical safeguarding of vulnerable victims.