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.


Thanks to roundtable of academics (not the official plural for academics🤣) for discussion on our criminal justice system. Was keen to learn what initiatives evidence supports as effective interventions, both preventative & those which help to reduce reoffending. V interesting!

Forthcoming @UofGGBVresearch seminar on The Challenges (and successes) of Using an Arts-based Qualitative Research Approach with Women who have Lived Experienced of Gender-based Violence (26/03/2019) in Glasgow. Register 👉

Has anyone ever set up a website where student work could be shared? Where their work can (with consent given) be showcased? I have so many amazing reports on the harms of imprisonment and other prison related issues that they can't possibly just stay hidden in turnitin...1/2

Can’t believe this beauty has finally been published! #mothers #women #family #prison

Please RT: 🗣️The ESRC and the Futures of Criminological Research: A BSC/CCJ Symposium will take place on Fri 5 April in Edinburgh, organised by @BritSocCrim, Criminology & Criminal Justice,@UoELawSchool It's free to attend, register here 👉

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