Category Archives: Criminology

لماذا ترتفع معدلات الجريمة في مصر؟

كشف تقرير لقطاع الأمن العام بوزارة الداخلية عن ارتفاع معدلات الجريمة خلال السنوات الثلاث الماضية، حيث زاد مستوى الجرائم بنسبة 5% خلال عام 2015، وبنسبة 7% في عام 2016، و10% مطلع 2017، وفي عام 2018 زادت المعدلات بنسبة 5%.

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Is Crime a Young Man’s game?

By Adnan Mouhiddin

The Criminal Justice System in England and Wales recognises young people to be between the ages of 10-17 years, young adults 18-20 years and adults 21 years and over. Answering the question becomes crucial when we consider that the crime data differs in accordance with these different categories.

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The Syrian Penal Code: Regressive Articles in the “Progressive” State

By Adnan Mouhiddin

when the Syrian government attempted to revoke article 548 of The Syrian Penal Code of 1949 in 2009, which had been used as a leverage to acquit males committing ‘honour killings’, the Syrian society strongly objected and consequently the government yielded to the public pressure by amending the Article in question rather than abolishing it all together.

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Kirstie Brewer: After the crime: why employers should give ex-offenders a working chance

“Employers have a negative picture of what they think of as an ex-offender,” says Dominic Headley, a legal officer at Nacro, a social justice charity that supports people with criminal convictions and offers a free helpline to employers seeking advice on how to deal with employees and criminal records.

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