SCCJR researchers help launch Oxford Handbook of Criminology
Professors Michele Burman, Susan McVie and Richard Sparks are among the leading criminologists taking part in a criminology workshop at the University of Edinburgh to coincide with the launch of the latest edition, co-edited by Prof Lesley McAra.
Alistair Fraser to bring his research to BBC Radio 3 as New Generation Thinker
The SCCJR’s Alistair Fraser has been confirmed as one of this year’s New Generation Thinkers, beating off competition from across the UK.
SCCJR responds to proposed Scottish Crime and Justice Survey changes
Our academics have responded to the Scottish Government’s call for comments on proposed changes to this large-scale social survey asking people about their experiences and perceptions of crime.
New web project to explore the meaning of sentences
Two SCCJR researchers are seeking contributions to an exciting new website, My Sentence, which will provide a space for people to explore and share the meaning of their sentences in creative ways.
Dr Anna Souhami researches ‘policing at the periphery’ on Scottish islands
The SCCJR researcher is exploring the experiences of policing in the most remote parts of Scotland, at the periphery of police scholarship and practice.
Introducing the SCCJR blog
SCCJR has launched a new blog bringing together crime and justice-related reflections by from staff and students, from PhD project updates and conference notes to arts reviews and listings of lectures, seminars and other events of interest.