Paul Connor Cert Ed (FE), PG Cert ODE (Open), LLB
Amongst his many other publications, Paul Connor is the author of the ‘Blackstone’s Crime Manual’, the co-author of the ‘Blackstone’s General Police Duties Manual’ and the Consultant Editor of ‘Evidence and Procedure, Road Policing and General Police Duties’. Paul is a law lecturer and freelance writer for Oxford University Press (Blackstone’s Press).
He has taught law to police officers studying for the Sergeants’ and Inspectors’ examinations and to officers sitting the National Investigator’s Examination since 2002 (over 10,000 Trainee Investigators’ have attended his courses with an overall pass rate of 90%).This examination assistance has been provided to officers from every police force in England and Wales, officers from PSNI (Northern Ireland) and the National Crime Agency.
He obtained his Post-Graduate Certificate of Education in Online and Distance Learning Education as part of his study for a Masters degree in the same subject.
Paul is a nationally recognised and highly successful College of Policing trained multiple-choice question (MCQ) writer having written over 5000 questions for a variety of examinations and publications, Paul is one of only three contributors to the Blackstone’s ‘Q & A Online’ product (an MCQ database designed for officers studying for the Sergeants’ or Inspectors’ examinations).
He is the lead author of Blackstone’s ‘Police Investigators’ Manual’, the author of Blackstone’s ‘Police Investigators’ Workbook’, Blackstone’s ‘Police Investigators’ Q & A’ and Blackstone’s ‘Police Sergeants’ and Inspectors’ Mock Examination Paper’. He is also the co-author of the ‘Blackstone’s Q&A’ series of books, the co-author of the ‘Blackstone’s National Investigators’ Mock Examination’ and the Consultant Editor of the PNLD ‘Police Operational Handbook’.