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Result of 2021 ACS Official Election

An online election of the ACS officers for the three-year term from January 2022 to December 2024 was conducted.   Congratulations to the following members!   President of the Executive

2021 ACS Election: Call for Nominations to the Officers of ACS

The Asian Criminological Society calls for nominations to the Office Positions. The Society is now seeking nominations for the positions including a President, 2 Vice-Presidents, and 8 Board members i

ACS 2021 Election Announcement

Dear ACS member,   The 2021 ACS election ballot is now available to be completed online.   As an active ACS member, you are going to receive an email invitation to cast your vote for

SSCI-The Asian Journal of Criminology

Asian Journal of Criminology (SSCI) Ranked Q1 by SJR  The Asian Journal of Criminology (AJOC) has been ranked as a Q1 journal by SJR. It is included in th

List of AJOC Papers in Web of Science Core Collection

Papers of Asian Journal of Criminology now have started to be included into the Web of Science. This is a significant step for the development of Asian Criminology. These papers, published in the Asi

Criminology Research Center, Ryukoku University, Japan

Ryukoku University Aspires towards a “Compassionate Criminology” The Criminology Research Center aspires towards criminology that does not hand out severe punishments to criminals bu

2020 Best Paper Award

The ACS gives the Best Paper Award to a paper selected from those published in the Asian Journal of Criminology in the preceding year.  Jianhong Liu, Chair of the Selection Committee, has announ

The 2020 ACS Distinguished Book Award and Graduate Student Article Award

The 2020 ACS Distinguished Book Award Committee and the 2020 ACS Graduate Student Article Award Committee have announced their decisions. An award ceremony will be held at the 2020 ACS meeti