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Centre for Law Crime & Justice About us

The Centre for Law, Crime and Justice (CLCJ) brings together expertise in the study of law, crime, criminal justice, as well as inter-disciplinary between law, sociology, social work,  psychology and computer and information science.

CLCJ conducts internationally leading cross-disciplinary research ; provides distinctive postgraduate programmes, and nurtures a thriving and substantial community of high quality post-graduate research students.  Through its research, teaching, and public engagement events,  CLCJ helps to shape public policy, discourse and practice.

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The John Fitzsimons Memorial Fund

The John Fitzsimons Memorial Fund honours of one of Strathclyde Law School’s most inspirational Law Lecturers.
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We teach the UK's only graduate level course in Criminal Justice and Penal Change

Criminal Justice & Penal Change (LLM/MSc)

Find out all you need to know about our Criminal Justice & Penal Change (LLM/MSc) course.