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En drone i solnedgang
Published Aug. 14, 2018 3:10 PM

Professor Kristin Bergtora Sandvik and PRIO researcher Bruno Oliveira Martins on the Venezuelan drone incident.

Published June 11, 2018 2:42 PM

This year’s main event for Nordic policing researchers was a success, when the Young Nordic Police Research Network hosted their annual seminar.

Published June 9, 2018 1:36 PM

- Our aim with this research project is to contribute with knowledge relevant to Norwegian policy development. The Oslo Migration Conference is a great arena for developing our ability to do just that, says Professor and project leader May-Len Skilbrei.

Published May 25, 2018 3:11 PM

- In recent years, migration and borders have become important topics in the annual conference of the European Society of Criminology, says Professor May-Len Skilbrei, and it will be so also at the upcoming conference in Sarajevo. 

Published Mar. 23, 2018 4:43 PM

Kjersti Lohne and Kristin Bergtora Sandvik nominated for "Best article 2017".

At a wedding. A bride looks shocked.
Published Nov. 3, 2017 11:33 AM

Nigerian films will be in the spotlight for the very first time at Oslo's biggest film festival, the Films from the South Festival. Researchers from the MIGMA project at the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law have been central in the film selection for the festival program.

Published Aug. 29, 2017 2:38 PM

Kjersti Lohne is the first criminologist from the University of Oslo to receive His Majesty the King’s Gold Medal. The medal will be awarded at a prize ceremony at the annual celebration of the University of Oslo on September 1st.

Published Mar. 7, 2016 9:43 AM

Leading criminological journal names their article on Frontex as best article of 2015.

Published Feb. 4, 2016 3:23 PM

Participants connected to the crimmigration project will this week write blogposts for Border Criminologies.

Published Aug. 31, 2015 10:45 AM

Professor May-Len Skilbrei was key note speaker at this year's European Group Conference.

Published May 29, 2015 12:47 PM

Mit großer Trauer erfuhren wir von Nils Christis plötzlichem Tod am 27. Mai.

Published May 28, 2015 12:02 PM

Con gran dolor hemos recibido la muy triste noticia de que Nils Christie falleció el miércoles 27 de Mayo.

Published May 28, 2015 8:27 AM

It is with great sorrow we have learned the very sad news that Nils Christie suddenly passed away on Wednesday 27 May.