Welcome to the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research

The Centre is a collaboration between the Universities of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Stirling and Strathclyde. The SCCJR aims to produce research that informs policy and practice and advances our understanding of justice.


.@karynmccluskey urges us all to take a bigger and bolder approach to transform Scotland’s CJS .... we can lead the way #ScottishParoleBoard50th

Read how Scotland’s #humanrights laws could be shaped in the future to meet the challenges we face on poverty, inequality and social exclusion by our head of legal and strategy @KavitaMcRorie writing in the Law Society of Scotland Journal this month @jlsed

Today @HumzaYousaf @ClydesdAileen & the Lord Advocate were at @6VTYouthCafe to launch our consultation on hate crime.

We're modernising our hate crime legislation and want your views on what our new laws should look like.




And a final thank you to everyone who has been tweeting away today too. #sccjr2018

Thank you so much to Prof Maggy Lee for giving our Annual Lecture and thank you to everyone who came along this evening. #sccjr2018

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