Welcome to the School of Criminology
The School of Criminology is one of the largest in Canada and on the Pacific Rim and is one of the leading criminology and criminal justice teaching and research centres in the world.
The School has a complement of over 30 full time faculty members, a large number of adjunct professors and associate members, over 1,000 declared majors, minors and honours students, and more than 100 graduate students at the MA and PhD levels.
Training Course (Crim 980)
Open Source Intelligence Training for Law Enforcement
May 16 to 20, 2016
Training Course (Crim 920)
Social Network Analysis for Crime Analysts
May 30 to June 3, 2016
The Criminal Act:
The Role and Influence of Routine Activity Theory
Martin Andresen & Graham Farrell
Protecting Research Confidentiality: What happens when law and ethics collide
Ted Palys &
April 07, 2016
Professor Andresen given WSC Fellows Award
The Fellows Award is given annually for individuals generally associated with the Western region who have made important contributions to the field of criminology.
February 15, 2016
Laya Behbahani devoted to community engagement
Criminology alumna Laya Behbahani is the recipient of SFU's 2015 Staff Achievement Award for Community Contribution
December 08, 2015
Feminist research for positive change
The FREDA Centre, operating under the direction of Margaret Jackson, undertakes and promotes action-based research on the violence Canadian women and children experience.