Neue Kriminalpolitik (NK)


The journal „Neue Kriminalpolitik“ (NK) brings together all disciplines of criminal science on the highest level. With its new format and new publishersNK constitutes a major forum for criminal science, law and practice.

The journal aims at providing new impetus and a platform for interdisciplinary discussion, looking beyond the horizon by considering international experiences. The objectives pursued are inter alia a rational way of dealing with delinquency, maintaining the rule of law and protection of fundamental rights, reduction of public social control and giving priority to social and informal means of conflict management.

NK is a unique journal due to its specific method of processing its topics: analytical and practical, critical and up-to-date, professional and controversial, informational and committed. It aims at criminologists, sociologists, jurists, pedagogues, forensic psychiatrists and psychologists in practice, politics, science and education.


Editorial Office

Prof. Dr. Katrin Höffler
Lehrstuhl für Strafrecht und Kriminologie
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5
37073 Göttingen

Phone: +49-551-39-21188
Fax: +49-551-39-21186

VICESSE | Vienna Centre for Societal Security
Wiener Zentrum für sozialwissenschaftliche Sicherheitsforschung
Paulanergasse 4/8
1040 Vienna, AT

Phone: +43-1-929 66 38

Universität Luzern
Frohburgstrasse 3
Büro 4B.24
Postfach 4466
CH – 6002 Luzern

Phone: +41-41-229 53 68

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