Game Changer Awards - Bronze Medal
We are delighted to annouce that our Commonwealth Games G2014 Security Legacy research project has been awarded a bronze medal in the UK Research Councils sponsored 'Game Changer Awards, in the Research Impact category. More...
Announcing the 8th SCCJR Annual Lecture
Moving targets: Reputational risk, rights and accountability in punishment” presented by Professor Kelly Hannah-Moffat (University of Toronto).
This lecture will comment on how institutional concerns about prevention, reputational risk and human rights have produced forms of accountability that facilitate persistent, more
SCCJR Publish ‘Stop and search in Scotland: An evaluation of police practice.’
This report sets out selected findings from a doctoral project on the use of stop and search in Scotland. The report sets out a body of evidence on the use of stop and search between 2005 and 2010.
SCCJR Publish 'Knife Crime Interventions: ‘What Works?’
In recent years, there has been growing concern over knife carrying and associated knife crime, in Scotland and elsewhere. Despite this increased concern, there is a lack of robust, shared knowledge on ‘what works’ in reducing knife carrying and knife crime.