The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is an open access, blind peer reviewed journal that publishes critical research about challenges confronting criminal justice systems around the world. Committed to democratising quality knowledge production and dissemination. FREE TO DOWNLOAD AND FREE TO PUBLISH!

The journal invites 6-8000 word original submissions. Authors are asked to register, read the guidelines, and agree to the ethics statement before submission. Turn around peer review time is usaually 4-6 weeks.

In 2015, the Journal met Scopus evaluation as a high quality international journal. Also included in Web of Science; DOAJ; ARC Excellence in Research Australia 2018, Proquest; Ulrich; EBSCO; Australian Policy Online (APO); National Library of Australia‚Äôs Trove; Paperity.


The Justice Prize

The Justice Prize for Best Article International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy
The Justice Prize will be awarded annually for the best peer reviewed article, published in the International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, that, in the opinion of the award committee, makes an outstanding original contribution to knowledge.

Award Committee Membership
Chief Editors, Assistant Editor and Two Members drawn from the International Editorial Board
The Chair will be drawn from the Editorial Team.

The Prize
Winners of the Prize will be announced on the Journal web pages. The winner/s will receive $2000 scholarship toward attendance at the biennial Crime, Justice and Social Democracy conference where the award will be presented.