Welcome to the Journal of Criminal Justice and Law: A Publication of
the Law and Public Policy Section of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
The mission of the JCJL/LPPS is
to publish high quality articles, essays and book reviews on legal issues in
criminal justice and law. Empirical studies, qualitative studies, and research
emanating from doctrinal legal/criminal justice studies are all acceptable for
The JCJL/LPPS originated to meet
the lack of outlets in criminal justice research dealing with legal issues.
Subsequent to its creation in Fall 2016 the journal was adopted by the Law and
Public Policy Section of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences in Fall 2017.
We hope that you would consider
submitting your article to the JCJL/LPPS.
Thank you for your interest in JCJL/LPPS, we look forward to
hearing from you.