Records Management Journal: Volume 25 Issue 3


Table of contents - Special Issue: Justice records across national boundaries

Using crime data in academic research: issues of comparability and integrity

Anika Ludwig, Mary Marshall

Research into crime is reliant on data that is recorded and published by criminal justice agencies; data which is collected for other purposes. Considering the suitability…


Utilising the UK Freedom of Information Act 2000 for crime record data: Indications of the strength of records management in day to day police business

Derek Johnson, Edward Hampson

This research paper aims to consider the use of the UK Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA) as a resource providing access to otherwise unavailable data from the UK…


“Justice delayed is justice denied”: Records management and the travesty of justice in South Africa

Mpho Ngoepe, Salmon Makhubela

The purpose of this study is to investigate the cases of “delayed and denied” justice that resulted from a lack of or poor record-keeping in the South African courts and…

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  • Dr Elizabeth Lomas
  • Sarah R Demb, MLIS