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European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research

European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research

Editor-in-Chief: Ernesto U. Savona

ISSN: 0928-1371 (print version)
ISSN: 1572-9869 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10610

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Ernesto U. Savona, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore and Transcrime, Joint Research Centre on Transnational Crime, Italy

Associate editors

Stefano Caneppele, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Lars Korsell, The Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention, Stockholm, Sweden

Marianne Wade, University of Birmingham, UK

Associate managing editor

Martina Marchesi, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore and Transcrime, Joint Research Centre on Transnational Crime, Italy

Editorial Board

Marcelo F. Aebi, University of Lausanne, Switzerland & Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain

Rachel Armitage, University of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, UK

Rosemary Barberet, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY, USA

Stefano Caneppele, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Ronald V. Clarke, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, USA

Elke Devroe, University of Leiden, Leiden, The Netherlands

Uberto Gatti, Università di Genova, Genova, Italy

Anna-Maria Getos, University of Zagabria, Zagreb, Croatia

Beata Gruszczynska, Warsaw University, Warsaw, Poland

Stefan Harrendorf, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany

Hans-Jürgen Kerner, Universität Tübingen, Germany

Michael Levi, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

Anna Markina, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia

Ineke Marshall, University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE, USA

Angela Me, United Nations Office on Drug and Crime, Vienna, Austria

Gorazd Meško, University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia

Hans Nelen, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands

Olivier Ribaux, Université de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Ernesto Savona, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano, Italy

Louise Shelley, George Mason University, Arlington, VA, USA

Henk van de Bunt, Erasmus Universiteit, Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Marianne Wade, University of Birmingham, UK

David Wall, University of Durham, Durham, UK

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    The European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research is a peer-reviewed criminology journal, with an international and interdisciplinary focus. It welcomes submissions from Europe and well beyond, from different disciplines and traditions, where crime issues are connected to their socio-, psychological and economic contexts.

    The focus of its peer-reviewed coverage is on understanding crime trends in different geographical and socio-economic contexts, on presenting innovative crime prevention policies and practices, presenting innovative methodologies, and on following legislative and institutional change. The journal aims to strengthen the link between research and policies in the area of crime and justice, and welcomes submissions with a policy-related component.

    Discussion includes the trade-off between security and rights and ways to optimize the effectiveness of criminal justice systems with respect to human and civil rights.

    Recognizing that criminal justice systems are not the only method for dealing with crime, the journal also devotes attention to alternative policies and practices.

    Its four annual issues include one thematic issue and three that are open to various contributions.

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