Latest Issue of International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy Available Now

International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy

The latest issue of the International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is available to download now. This general edition of the journal has global representation with authors of the seven articles from Malaysia, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States, as well as Australia.  Read more

New CJRC research on Public views about Circles of Support and Accountability (COSA)

Crime and Justice Research Centre member Dr Kelly Richards has recently published a study with Associate Professor Kieran McCartan (University of the West of England) on public views about Circles of Support and Accountability (COSA). COSA are an innovative measure designed to reintegrate child sex offenders into the community following a period of incarceration, and aim to reduce offenders’ risk of reoffending. COSA emerged in Canada in the 1990s and are well-established in North America and Europe. While the effectiveness of COSA has been researched previously, little has been documented about what the public think about this criminal justice program. Read more

Recently Published – ‘The Capability: Facial Recognition, Privacy and Regulating New Technology’

Dr Monique Mann recently published an adapted article titled ‘The Capability: Facial Recognition, Privacy and Regulating New Technology’ in the Australian Security Magazine to promote her recent UNSW Law Journal publication.

The Australian Security Magazine is the country’s leading government and corporate security magazine. It is published bi-monthly and is distributed free of charge to many of the biggest decision makers in the security industry and leading industry events. It is a highly respected and sought after publication, incorporating investigative journalism, provoking editorial and up-to-date news, trends and events for all security professionals.

You can read the adapted article here: https://issuu.com/apsm/docs/asm_april_may_final/20

Dr Mann has recently published her research on facial recognition technology in the UNSW Law Journal. To access the full article, click here. 

Recently published – “Expansion, standardization, and densification of the criminal justice apparatus: Recent developments in Brazil”

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CJRC researcher and lecturer Dr David Santos Fonseca from the School of Justice, Faculty of Law, has recently published an article in the international journal Punishment & Society.

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