The Stockholm Prize in Criminology

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The Golden Hall

Prize Ceremony

The prize was presented for the first time in June 2006 at the City Hall in Stockholm. The prize ceremony is held in conjunction with the Stockholm Criminology Symposium.

Per-Olof Wikström

Criminology Prize Winners 2016

How can parents prevent their children from committing crimes? Criminology Prize winners 2016, Travis W. Hirschi, Cathy Spatz Widom and Per-Olof Wikström are awarded the prize for their research on how parents can prevent their children from committing crimes

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What is The Stockholm Prize in Criminology?

The Stockholm Prize in Criminology is a prestigious international award that aims to highlight the work of researchers who contribute to significant developments in criminological research. The prize will be awarded at a ceremony in Stockholm City Hall, in conjunction with The Stockholm Criminology Symposium in June next year.

Nominations

The nomination period for the 2017 award is over.

Contact

THE PRIZE

Information
David Assadkhan, Prize Office, Stockholm University
e-mail: criminologyprize@su.se

Press & media
Press Office, Stockholm University
press@su.se

THE SYMPOSIUM

Sara Jilmstad, Symposium Office
e-mail: symposium@bra.se

THE JURY

Jerzy Sarnecki, co-chairman
e-mail: jerzy.sarnecki@criminology.su.se

Lawrence W. Sherman, co-chairman
e-mail: ls434@cam.ac.uk