Senior Lecturer, University of Waikato.
Dr Lisa Tompson is a Senior Lecturer at the New Zealand Institute for Security and Crime Science at the University of Waikato.
Lisa has worked in the field of crime science for over 15 years. Before that she was a Police Crime Analyst. Her research focuses on generating and synthesising evidence that supports evidence-informed crime reduction, and therefore spans an eclectic range of topics. She does training and consultancy for police and crime reduction agencies, helping them to measure (sometimes hidden) crimes and exploiting their data to generate insights that advance their practice.