Can the Past Be Policed? Lessons From the Historical Enquiries Team Northern Ireland

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This article explores how societies in transition might address victims' quest for 'truth', or more specifically micro-level information. It does this by using a case study of the Historical Enquiries Team (HET) established by the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI). The HET is unique in the world of policing and is breaking new ground as an approach to transitional justice.
LanguageEnglish
Pages109-171
JournalLaw and Social Challenges
Volume11
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2009

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