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Victim support in a digitised society

There are already more victims from hacking each year than from bicycle theft On behalf of the Research and Documentation Centre (WODC) NSCR has initiated a study into...

Lecture ‘The cosmological order of the LRA, relevance for the Ongwen trial’

Tuesday 15 May 2018 | 15 – 16:30 AM | VU University | Main Building, Room 02A24 NSCR and CICJ welcome dr. Kristof Titeca for a public lecture: The cosmological...

The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Criminology

The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Criminology provides an overview of theory development and research into the influence of physical environmental characteristics on...

Annual Report 2017

The Annual Report 2017 provides a cross-section of the research projects carried out by the NSCR in 2017. You will also find information about staff, budget,...

NSCR research: world leading and excellent

Recently all institutes of the NWO have been evaluated by a panel of independent international experts, according to the Standard Evaluation Protocol (SEP). The research...

Increased mortality risk after parental imprisonment

Every year, parents of thousands of children are sentenced to prison in the Netherlands. This may have negative consequences for the well-being of these children. Recent...

Workshop designing and conducting research with hidden populations

2 and 3 May 2018 | 9.00 am – 4.00 pm | NSCR | Amsterdam Click the flyer for more information: If you were going to design a research study with active criminals...

Preventive guardianship: being there is often enough

As a citizen, you can prevent a crime simply by being there. NSCR researcher Henk Elffers argues in the Tijdschrift voor Veiligheid that we should not underestimate the...

Crime caught on camera: a game changer for criminology

NSCR researchers Marie Rosenkrantz Lindegaard and Wim Bernasco guest-edited an issue of the Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. The issue is completely devoted...

The Oxford Handbook of Offender Decision Making: insight into criminal behavior

The Oxford Handbook or Offender Decision Making is expected to be the reference work on perpetrators and how they get to their criminal behavior. NSCR researchers Wim...