About Bruce Baker  

This page profiles the founder of African Policing.org, Bruce Baker.



  Bruce Baker

Professor Bruce Baker

Professor of African Secuity and Director of African Studies Centre.
Coventry University


Bruce Baker is Professor of African Security and Director of the African Studies Centre at Coventry University, UK. His published articles and books cover African democratisation, governance, policing, security sector reform, popular justice and informal justice.

His current research focus is informal and formal policing in post-conflict African states and has led to Multi-choice Policing in Africa (Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, 2007); Security in Post-conflict Africa: The Role of Non-State Policing (CRC Press 2009); and numerous articles (see Bruce's CV on this site). He has conducted fieldwork in Zimbabwe, Mozambique, South Africa, Rwanda, Uganda, The Gambia, Sierra Leone, Cape Verde, Seychelles, Liberia, Southern Sudan and Comoros.

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Last updated February 2015