STOCKHOLM June 10–12, 2024

The Stockholm Criminology Symposium

H.M. Queen Silvia to present the 2024 Stockholm Prize in Criminology

We are very proud to announce that H.M. Queen Silvia will present the 2024 Stockholm Prize in Criminology in a ceremony at Stockholm City Hall on June 11.

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Call for presentations now open

Following the research interest of the prize winners, the main symposium theme will be Trust and legitimacy in the work to combat crime. The second specific theme is When children commit crime and the third, more general theme, is Contemporary criminology.

All abstracts must be submitted by February 29, 2024.

Read more about Call for presentations.

The 2024 Prize winners

Gary LaFree, University of Maryland, USA and Tom R. Tyler, Yale University, USA have been awarded the Stockholm Prize in Criminology 2024. Read more about the Prize winners.

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 seventeenth 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

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


June 10–12, 2019

The Symposium Venue

In 2023 the Stockholm Criminology Symposium will change venue. Still in central Stockholm, the Symposium will be held at Münchenbryggeriet, one of the most characteristic elements in the skyline of Stockholm and with views over the beautiful Stockholm City Hall.