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.


Our friend and colleague Phil Thomas has produced a series of poems that will be published weekly. Please take a minute and subscribe👇

The Committee has received new legislation (Prisons and Young Offenders Institutions (Scotland) Amendment Rules 2020) changing rules in prisons with immediate effect due to #Coronavirus from @HumzaYousaf and @scottishprisons Read here:

We are delighted to announce the long-awaited publication of our report with @SalfordUni & @NHSGGC on the impact of a parent's involvement in the justice system on #childrenofprisoners! Please RT and let us know what you think: @networkcope @inccip @PRTuk

We're working with @ComJusScot to deliver the @scotgov #restorativejustice action plan. Can you help us to ensure the needs and rights of all children & young people are included? Email to find out more.

As promised we have a closed digital service delivery Zoom call specifically for professionals working in the violence against women and girls field.

17th April 11am-12pm

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You can apply to take part for free thanks to @scvotweet:

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