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.


As Scotland moves out of lockdown, @scottishprisons is considering how to reintroduce prison visits safely. To make sure #FamiliesAffectedByImprisonment's concerns & needs are considered, please complete this short survey by Thursday 16 July

New Episode 🎙 Dr Hannah Graham @DrHannahGraham Senior Lecturer @TheSCCJR @StirUni chats with @OmarPKhan about #Pracademia, #rehabilitation & #ElectronicMonitoring

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Dear all, I am pleased to inform you that the new Chilean Society of Criminology has a twitter account @SoChiCrim , and soon we will have a website and a conference cc @SarahAinGlasgow @margueritesch @CyrusTata1 @TheSCCJR @criminology @fergus_mcneill @ProfChalmers @FionaLeverick

Based on requests, I have been encouraged to conduct some learning sessions on Instagram, centring on black studies, black criminology, and researching the black community. For more details please follow me on
Any suggestions for included topics please DM me.

Introducing ‘A Giant on the Bridge’, led by @JoCollScott as part of #DistantVoices
The show would have been performed live in April. But for now, here's a taster from a 'read through' filmed under lockdown.
-standing on the bridge between prison and home-

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