Ian Whitfield

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Ian Whitfield

Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool, UK

An experienced former Merseyside police officer and Firearms Silver Commander with operational experience in the command of critical incidents, firearms and public order operations. Extensive experience in policing large scale crowd events wide experience of policing Premier League and European football fixtures. A member of the London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games. Research interests are the sociology, psychology and policing of collective action and crowds in multiple contexts.

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Football policing, firearms, Hillsborough, Police funding, Crowd control, Olympics security

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