The International Centre for Evidence-Based Criminal Law

Detective board with pins and notes, including a newspaper clipping with the text murder in warehouse


The International Centre for Evidence-Based Criminal Law (EB-CRIME) is a network of researchers from different scientific disciplines that collaborate in research projects about evidence in criminal cases.

The research aims to facilitate evidence-based evaluations and decision making by, for example, police officers, prosecutors, forensic medical doctors and judges

EB-CRIME is funded by the Swedish Research Council.

Would you like to contribute to the EB-CRIME reserach?

As EB-CRIME researchers we are always interested in getting in touch with anyone who wants to contribute to the EB-CRIME research. This can entail, for example, writing a master thesis or similar. Also, if you are interested in doing research yourself, e.g. as a PhD or post doc, do not hesitate to get in touch.

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First EB-CRIME conference in Uppsala

All the EB-Crime researchers in one photo.

On the 29th of May 2023, the first EB-CRIME conference was held at the Law Faculty, Uppsala University. All collaborators presented the research they have conducted so far. Multidisciplinary discussions and debates helped us move ahead and further improve methods and understandings of criminal evidence. We also had a guest lecturere, Xabier Agirre Aranburu, Senior Advisor, Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Court who gave us an introduction to: "Evidentiary challenges in the context of international criminal law". Furthermore, guest speakers from UU Innovation, Collaboration and Practitioner Education joined us and provided information about their work and opportunities for future arrangements with EB-CRIME. We thank all participants and look forward to the next conference.

Last modified: 2023-11-01