Staff Profile


Miss Susanna Mitchell

Lecturer in Policing

School: School of Law, Policing and Social Sciences

Campus: Canterbury Main Campus

Tel: 01227 923855

Profile summary

I am a part time lecturer in policing, and teach across the Criminal Investigation and Professional Policing Programmes. I am module leader on the crime and science module, the criminal justice system and how to tell what works module, and the rape and domestic abuse module. I am also the employability lead for Policing.

On the days that I'm not teaching I am a Senior Crown Prosecutor for the Crown Prosecution Service where I work on the rape and serious sexual offences unit.

I am also in the process of completing my PhD, and my research interests relate to vulnerability within the criminal justice system.

Research and knowledge exchange

I am currenltly completing my PhD, which focuses on the way that the police gather evidence from child victims of sexual abuse. I contribute towards the Blackstones policing handbook.

Teaching and subject expertise

In addition to my teaching responsibilities I am still a practicing solicitor and work on the rape and serious sexual offences unit for the crown prosecution service. 


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