STOCKHOLM JUNE 10–12, 2019

The Stockholm Criminology Symposium

Welcome to the 2019 Stockholm Criminology Symposium. Registration is now open.

The 2019 prize winners

The 2019 Stockholm Prize in Criminology will be awarded to Ruth Dreifuss (Switzerland) and Peter Reuter (USA) for their breakthroughs in evidence and policy development on drug abuse. The prize ceremony takes place at Stockholm City Hall on June 11. The announcement is available for viewing here.

Call for papers now open

The main theme for the 2019 Stockholm Criminology Symposium will be Research-Guided Drug Policies. The other theme is Contemporary criminology. Please find the Call for papers and information on how to submit an abstract here. All abstracts must be submitted by February 28, 2019.

The Stockholm Criminology Symposium is an annual event which attracts some 500 attendees from all over the world.

The Symposium is organized by the Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention (Brå) on behalf of the Swedish government.

During its thirteen year long existence the Symposium has become a true meeting point for resarchers, policy-makers and practitioners who want to learn from the latest research findings of importance for crime policy.

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Cutting edge research, provocative policy discussions, and international scholars, the Stockholm Criminology Symposium has always been a superb meeting, capped by the magical awards ceremony and dinner at Stockholm City Hall.

Cathy Spatz Widom, Distinguished Professor at John Jay College
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The Stockholm Criminology Symposium is one of the most important and stimulating international criminology meetings of the year. All criminologists should be encouraged to come to the beautiful city of Stockholm for this inspiring meeting.

David P. Farrington, Professor at Cambridge University

Program

June 12–14, 2018

The Venue

The 2019 Stockholm Criminology Symposium is held at the City Conference Centre in the heart of Stockholm. The building dates back to the 1890s and was originally built as a boys’ school. It is located close to hotels, restaurants, shopping malls and important landmarks such as the Old Town. It is easily accessible and located within walking distance of hotels as well as buses and airport shuttles.