Staff profile

Mark Flint-Freel

Lecturer in Criminology

Mark Flint-Freel




College of Business, Law and Social Sciences


One Friar Gate Square, Derby Campus



I have responsibility for the delivery and assessment of applied Policing study courses, including the Certificate in Knowledge of Policing through the College of Policing.

My responsibilities include continual liaison with The College of Policing, updating the University of Derby Approved Provider status.

I manage and deliver the Foundation in Policing, a University of Derby accredited qualification, written by myself and delivered to Police Cadets from Nottingham Police and Derbyshire Constabulary.

My expertise is in the recruitment and training of both regular and Special Constables. 

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Membership of professional bodies


  • MSc Criminal Investigation (From June 2016)
  • PG Cert Ed (From June 2016)

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