The International Research Centre for Investigative Psychology (IRCIP) is world leading in pioneering research in this area, called upon to consult in legal cases, as well as providing training and software tools to police and crime analysts.

I hope that you enjoy exploring our research activity and outputs. Please contact us if you require any further information.

We are committed to the advancement of scientific knowledge through world-leading research and academic excellence, to redefining the contributions that can be made to all aspects of the criminal justice process


If you require any further information relating to the research, training, consultancy and PhD program, please contact:

Dr Donna Youngs
Tel: +44 (0)7887506372
E-mail: d.youngs@hud.ac.uk

About the Centre

Investigative Psychology is a problem-solving approach to scientific psychology, with special relevance to criminal and civil investigations.

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Our People: Leading Experts

Members of the Centre

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Publications and other research outputs

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Our research has wide ranging impact, enhancing understanding of crime, criminals, victims of crime and investigative/legal processes. 

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Research undertaken by the Centre

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External Relationships

The Centre seeks to support the development of research, study and practice through external and international collaboration.

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