John Grieve Centre teaching at NATO
Dr Nick Ridley, senior lecturer in Policing and Security at London Metropolitan University, delivered a lecture on the anti-terrorist course run by the NATO Centre of Excellence-Defence against Terrorism (COEDAT).
The ‘Legal Aspects of Countering Terrorism’ course was delivered at the Centre, which is based in Turkey, from 22-26 May 2017.
Dr Ridley taught as part of a series of lectures taught by academics from around the world. The courses are facilitated by the Turkish army and cover anti-terrorism, legal basis for combatting terrorism, international co-operation and human rights. Participants were military personnel from the differing NATO countries.
About the John Grieve Centre
The John Grieve Centre for Policing and Community Safety, created in 2003, aims to create a community of students, academics, practitioners and policy-makers to share ideas on policing.
Through postgraduate teaching and research, public conferences, law enforcement practitioner seminars and consultancy projects, the Centre actively contributes to police studies and promotes and disseminates expertise, understanding and good practice amongst practitioners.