Publications & Team

Current Research

He currently leads a team conducting a national study considering the relative effectiveness of the juvenile secure estate for the YJB as well as a study of EU drug markets and the national evaluation of the Offender Engagement Programme for the National Offender Management Service.

Background and Expertise

Paul has over 20 years' experience of researching criminal policy for a range of government departments and non-governmental organisations. In his early career he primarily conducted research on illicit drug use, drug using offender populations and the criminal justice system. More recently he has undertaken a range of projects looking at the quality and effectiveness of services within the criminal justice system and intervention targeted at offenders.

He is a member of the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs working group on poly drug use and the EMCDDA working group on drug law enforcement.

Publications

'Just using old works': injecting risk behaviour in prison

  • Author(s) Turnbull, P. J., Power, R.P. and Stimson, G.V.
  • SubjectCriminal justice agencies and services
  • Year1996
  • Publisher/PublicationDrug and Alcohol Review, 15: 251-260

A public health approach is needed to prevent the spread of HIV infection among imprisoned IDUs

  • Author(s) Turnbull, P. J. and Stimson, G. V.
  • SubjectCriminal justice agencies and services
  • Year1996
  • Publisher/PublicationXI International Conference on AIDS

Get It While You Can: an evaluation of an early intervention project for arrestees with alcohol and drug problems

  • Author(s) Turnbull P. J., Webster, R. and Stillwell, G.
  • SubjectDrugs, alcohol and crime
  • Year1996
  • LocationLondon
  • Publisher/PublicationHMSO
  • Misc infoPaper 9 Drug Prevention Initiative.

Drug use in prison

  • Author(s) Turnbull, P. J. and Stimson, G.V.
  • SubjectDrugs, alcohol and crime
  • Year1994
  • LocationUK
  • Publisher/PublicationBritish Medical Journal, 308: 1716

Drug Use in Prison (Report)

  • Author(s) Turnbull, P. J., Stimson, G. V. and Stillwell, G.
  • SubjectDrugs, alcohol and crime
  • Year1994
  • LocationHorsham
  • Publisher/PublicationAVERT

Prisons: Heterosexuals in a risk environment

  • Author(s) Turnbull, P. J. and Stimson, G. V.
  • SubjectCriminal justice agencies and services
  • Year1993
  • LocationReading
  • Publisher/PublicationHaywood Academic Publishing
  • Misc infoIn L. Sherr (ed.) AIDS and the heterosexual population

HIV Testing and the care and treatment of HIV positive people in Engish prisons

  • Author(s) Turnbull, P. J., Dolan, K. A. and Stimson, G. V.
  • SubjectCriminal justice agencies and services
  • Year1993
  • Publisher/PublicationAIDS Care 5(2)

Prevalence of HIV infection among ex-prisoners in England

  • Author(s) Turnbull, P. J., Stimson, G. V. and Dolan, K. A.
  • SubjectCriminal justice agencies and services
  • Year1992
  • LocationUK
  • Publisher/PublicationBritish Medical Journal, 304: 90-91

Prisons, HIV and AIDS: Risks and Experiences in Custodial Care

  • Author(s) Turnbull, P. J., Dolan, K. A. and Stimson, G. V.
  • SubjectCriminal justice agencies and services
  • Year1991
  • LocationHorsham
  • Publisher/PublicationAVERT