Criminal Justice System

Module code: LW1141

Module co-ordinator: Steven Cammiss 

Module Outline

Stop and search, arrest, bail and offending, jury trials, and miscarriages of justice continue to make newspaper headlines. This module looks at the law behind the headlines and asks fundamental questions about the effectiveness of the criminal justice system.


  • 22 one-hour lectures
  • Four one-hour tutorials


  • Exam, two hours (100%)