Mr Garner Clancey

BA (Macquarie) MCrim (Hons) PhD (Sydney
Lecturer

F10 - Law School (Camperdown)
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 9351 0473
Fax +61 2 9351 0200

Biographical details

Dr Garner Clancey is a Lecturer in Criminology and Deputy Director of the Sydney Institute of Criminology. Garner has taught crime prevention, policing, security and criminology at six Australian universities since 2000. Before joining the Sydney Law School in 2011, Garner worked as a crime prevention consultant (between 2002-2010) and in criminal justice (including Juvenile Justice NSW and the NSW Police Force) and alcohol and other drug agencies in NSW and England (between 1992-2002).

Garner is currently the Vice President of the Australian Crime Prevention Council, an Associate Member of the Applied Criminology Centre (Huddersfield University), the book review editor of Crime Prevention and Community Safety: An International Journal and on management committees / boards of numerous community-based organisations (including Glebe Youth Services, the National Children’s and Youth Law Centre, Glebe House).

Access to some of Garner’s teaching and training resources can be found at: http://garnerclancey.com/

Research interests

  • Crime prevention and community safety (including designing out crime)
  • Youth crime and juvenile justice
  • Policing and security
  • Corrections
  • Crime trends
  • Alcohol and other drugs
  • Risk assessment
  • Criminal justice and public policy

Teaching and supervision

  • Criminology
  • Criminal Justice Internship
  • Criminal Justice: Prevention and Control
  • Environmental Criminology: Space and Place

Associations

  • Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology
  • International CPTED Association

Selected grants

2014

  • Perceptions of Crime and Safety: Survey Design and Implementation; Lee M, Clancey G; City of Sydney Council/Research Support.

2010

  • The Surveillance and Everyday Life Research Group; Marks P, O'Malley P, Martin G, Robertson S, Cleland K, Epstein C, Clancey G, Race K, Scott Bray R; Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences/FASS Collaborative Research Scheme.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Bargen, J., Clancey, G., Chan, J. (2005). Development of the Young Offenders Act. In Janet B L Chan (Eds.), Reshaping Juvenile Justice: The NSW Young Offendeers Act 1997, (pp. 17-24). Sydney: Institute of Criminology, University of Sydney.
  • Clancey, G., Doran, S., Maloney, E. (2005). The Operation of Warnings, Cautions and Youth Justice Conferences. In Janet B L Chan (Eds.), Reshaping Juvenile Justice: The NSW Young Offendeers Act 1997, (pp. 47-72). Sydney: Institute of Criminology, University of Sydney.

Journals

  • Clancey, G., Fisher, D., Rutherford, A. (2014). An exploratory study of crime risks and the planning process. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 16(1), 1-19. [More Information]
  • Shepherdson, P., Clancey, G., Lee, M., Crofts, T. (2014). Community Safety and Crime Prevention Partnerships: Challenges and Opportunities. International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, 3(1), 107-120. [More Information]
  • Shepherdson, P., Clancey, G., Lee, M., Crofts, T. (2014). Partnerships and NSW local government Community Safety Officers. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 16(2), 71-86. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G., Lulham, R. (2014). Property crime decline. Inner Sydney Voice, Autumn, 6-8.
  • Lee, M., Clancey, G., Fisher, D. (2014). Risky Reports: Crime Risk Assessments and Spatial Governance. Critical Criminology, 22(2), 257-272. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G., Lulham, R. (2014). The New South Wales Property Crime Decline. Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 25(3), 839-851.
  • Monchuk, L., Clancey, G. (2013). A Comparative Analysis of Crime Risk Assessments and Their Application in Greater Manchester and New South Wales. Built Environment, 39(1), 74-91.
  • Clancey, G., Lee, M., Crofts, T. (2012). 'We're not Batman' - Roles and expectations of local government community safety officers in New South Wales. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 14(4), 235-257. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G., Lee, M., Fisher, D. (2012). Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED) and the New South Wales Crime Risk Assessment Guidelines: A Critical Review. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 14(1), 1-15. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G. (2011). Are we still 'Flying Blind?' Crime Data and Local Crime Prevention in New South Wales. Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 22(3), 491-500.
  • Clancey, G. (2011). Book Review: Crime Prevention by Karen Evans. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, 44(3), 446-449.
  • Clancey, G. (2011). Crime Risk Assessments in New South Wales. European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research, 17(1), 55-67. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G., Fisher, D., Lee, M. (2011). Do Crime Risk Assessment Reports Measure Crime Risks? Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 23(2), 235-254.

Edited Journals

  • Monchuk, L., Clancey, G. (2013). Safer Communities: Designing out Crime - Voices from the Fields. Safer Communities, 12(4).

Conferences

  • Clancey, G., Shepherdson, P. (2014). Crime Prevention - Implications of Mainstreaming and the Property Crime Decline. Crime Prevention and Communities Conference 2014: Building Better Local Solutions, Melbourne, Vic: Presentation.
  • Monchuk, L., Clancey, G., Ramsay, S. (2014). Crime prevention through environmental design: The challenges of austerity and the crime decline (Roundtable). Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology (ANZSOC) 2014 - Testing the Edges: Challenging Criminology, Sydney, NSW: Presentation.
  • Clancey, G. (2014). Frustrations of and Challenges for Local Government Crime Prevention. National Community Safety & Security Conference 2014: Strategies & Solutions for Safer Communities, Sydney, NSW: Presentation.
  • Clancey, G., Shepherdson, P. (2014). Stories from the South: Observations on Contemporary Crime Prevention and the Crime Decline in Australia. British Society of Criminology (BSC) Conference 2014 - Crime, Justice, Welfare: Can the Metropole listen?, Liverpool, England: Presentation.
  • Lee, M., Clancey, G. (2013). No risk reports - an analysis of crime risk assessment reports in New South Wales (Australia). 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR) 2013, Leiden, The Netherlands: CRC Press.
  • Clancey, G. (2011). Made to Order: A Preliminary Review of Crime Risk Assessments in New South Wales, Australia. Australian and New Zealand Critical Criminology Conference 2010 ANZCCC, Sydney: Sydney Institute of Criminology.

Magazine / Newspaper Articles

  • Clancey, G. (2010). Biting the Hand that Feeds You. International CPTED Association Newsletter, Volume 9(2), page 9.
  • Clancey, G. (2009). Bringing down the House - Razing Public Housing in Australia. International CPTED Association, Volume 8(2), pages 3,8.
  • Clancey, G. (2006). Causes of Youth Crime. YAPRap, Volume 16(1).
  • Clancey, G. (2005). How did we get there? Reflecting on the growth in exclusionary practices. YAPRap, Volume 15(9).
  • Clancey, G. (2005). Youth Crime in NSW - the real picture. YAPRap, Volume 15(11).

2014

  • Clancey, G., Fisher, D., Rutherford, A. (2014). An exploratory study of crime risks and the planning process. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 16(1), 1-19. [More Information]
  • Shepherdson, P., Clancey, G., Lee, M., Crofts, T. (2014). Community Safety and Crime Prevention Partnerships: Challenges and Opportunities. International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, 3(1), 107-120. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G., Shepherdson, P. (2014). Crime Prevention - Implications of Mainstreaming and the Property Crime Decline. Crime Prevention and Communities Conference 2014: Building Better Local Solutions, Melbourne, Vic: Presentation.
  • Monchuk, L., Clancey, G., Ramsay, S. (2014). Crime prevention through environmental design: The challenges of austerity and the crime decline (Roundtable). Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology (ANZSOC) 2014 - Testing the Edges: Challenging Criminology, Sydney, NSW: Presentation.
  • Clancey, G. (2014). Frustrations of and Challenges for Local Government Crime Prevention. National Community Safety & Security Conference 2014: Strategies & Solutions for Safer Communities, Sydney, NSW: Presentation.
  • Shepherdson, P., Clancey, G., Lee, M., Crofts, T. (2014). Partnerships and NSW local government Community Safety Officers. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 16(2), 71-86. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G., Lulham, R. (2014). Property crime decline. Inner Sydney Voice, Autumn, 6-8.
  • Lee, M., Clancey, G., Fisher, D. (2014). Risky Reports: Crime Risk Assessments and Spatial Governance. Critical Criminology, 22(2), 257-272. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G., Shepherdson, P. (2014). Stories from the South: Observations on Contemporary Crime Prevention and the Crime Decline in Australia. British Society of Criminology (BSC) Conference 2014 - Crime, Justice, Welfare: Can the Metropole listen?, Liverpool, England: Presentation.
  • Clancey, G., Lulham, R. (2014). The New South Wales Property Crime Decline. Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 25(3), 839-851.

2013

  • Monchuk, L., Clancey, G. (2013). A Comparative Analysis of Crime Risk Assessments and Their Application in Greater Manchester and New South Wales. Built Environment, 39(1), 74-91.
  • Lee, M., Clancey, G. (2013). No risk reports - an analysis of crime risk assessment reports in New South Wales (Australia). 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR) 2013, Leiden, The Netherlands: CRC Press.
  • Monchuk, L., Clancey, G. (2013). Safer Communities: Designing out Crime - Voices from the Fields. Safer Communities, 12(4).

2012

  • Clancey, G., Lee, M., Crofts, T. (2012). 'We're not Batman' - Roles and expectations of local government community safety officers in New South Wales. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 14(4), 235-257. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G., Lee, M., Fisher, D. (2012). Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED) and the New South Wales Crime Risk Assessment Guidelines: A Critical Review. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 14(1), 1-15. [More Information]

2011

  • Clancey, G. (2011). Are we still 'Flying Blind?' Crime Data and Local Crime Prevention in New South Wales. Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 22(3), 491-500.
  • Clancey, G. (2011). Book Review: Crime Prevention by Karen Evans. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, 44(3), 446-449.
  • Clancey, G. (2011). Crime Risk Assessments in New South Wales. European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research, 17(1), 55-67. [More Information]
  • Clancey, G., Fisher, D., Lee, M. (2011). Do Crime Risk Assessment Reports Measure Crime Risks? Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 23(2), 235-254.
  • Clancey, G. (2011). Made to Order: A Preliminary Review of Crime Risk Assessments in New South Wales, Australia. Australian and New Zealand Critical Criminology Conference 2010 ANZCCC, Sydney: Sydney Institute of Criminology.

2010

  • Clancey, G. (2010). Biting the Hand that Feeds You. International CPTED Association Newsletter, Volume 9(2), page 9.

2009

  • Clancey, G. (2009). Bringing down the House - Razing Public Housing in Australia. International CPTED Association, Volume 8(2), pages 3,8.

2006

  • Clancey, G. (2006). Causes of Youth Crime. YAPRap, Volume 16(1).

2005

  • Bargen, J., Clancey, G., Chan, J. (2005). Development of the Young Offenders Act. In Janet B L Chan (Eds.), Reshaping Juvenile Justice: The NSW Young Offendeers Act 1997, (pp. 17-24). Sydney: Institute of Criminology, University of Sydney.
  • Clancey, G. (2005). How did we get there? Reflecting on the growth in exclusionary practices. YAPRap, Volume 15(9).
  • Clancey, G., Doran, S., Maloney, E. (2005). The Operation of Warnings, Cautions and Youth Justice Conferences. In Janet B L Chan (Eds.), Reshaping Juvenile Justice: The NSW Young Offendeers Act 1997, (pp. 47-72). Sydney: Institute of Criminology, University of Sydney.
  • Clancey, G. (2005). Youth Crime in NSW - the real picture. YAPRap, Volume 15(11).

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