Invitation to attend the International Seminar: New Politics Regarding Terrorism

8 - 10 of March 2017  NEW INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR: New Criminal Politics regarding Terrorism.

Information: In the framework of Spanish Research Project  “New Criminal Politics regarding Terrorism”, funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (Reference DER2015-64983-R) , we invite you to attend the International Seminar: New Politics Regarding Terrorism

To attend the Seminar, with free tuition, (limited to 40 attenders, students of Master or PhD) is necessary to send an email with personal data (First Name, Surnames, ID Card or Resident Permit Number and photocopy of ID Card or Resident Card) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. until 03/03/2017.

The programme is available here.

 

NEWS: THERE IS NO POSSIBLE TO APPLY FOR attending the Seminar. We have just passed the maximum limit.

Call for Papers. New Criminal Politics regarding Terrorism

8 - 10 of March 2017  NEW INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR: New Criminal Politics regarding Terrorism.

Information: In the framework of Spanish Research Project  “New Criminal Politics regarding Terrorism”, funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (Reference DER2015-64983-R) a “Call for papers” is opened with the objective of receiving Communications or Papers in the International Seminar "New Criminal Politics regarding Terrorism".

The information to attend the Seminar, which is exempted from fees as well as limited to 25 people (proffesors, students of Master or PhD) will be given on January 2017.

PhD Students and Lecturers are invited to submit presentations about Terrorism Crime referred Global Terrorism. The presentations lenght should be at most of 12 minutes and they can also include multidisciplinary studies, statistical data and Comparative Law studies.

Abstracts shall be written in Spanish/ Italian / English, not exceed 5 pages (Times New Roman 12, single spaced, Identitation 0 points) and should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 09/01/2017

If the presentations are accepted, the submission of the completed papers will be allowed to send to the email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 20/12/2017. This paper will be revised and it should be at maximun length of 10,000 words in English / Spanish / Italian. Style Guidelines to write the paper will be send later.

Evaluation Committee:

- Ana Isabel Pérez Cepeda (Professor of Criminal Law, University of Salamanca)

- Nieves Sanz Mulas (Lecturer of Criminal Law, University of Salamanca)

- María Concepción Gorjón Barranco (Assistant Lecturer of Criminal Law, University of Salamanca)

- Miriam Ruiz Arias (PhD Candidate, University of Salamanca)

Thematic Clusters and Subthemes:

1- Diferentiation between Terrorism crime and other related crimes 

2- Agreement agaisnt Yihadism

3-  Terrorism and "Criminal Law for the Enemy"

4- International and European law agaisnt Terrorism

5- Terrorism Prevention

6- Terrorism Classes

7- National Security, protection of citizen and defence

8- Judicial Cooperation

9- Terrorism Funding

10- Funding and other crimes

11- Victims

12- Penalties and reconciliation

Seminar of Procedural Justice

15th April 2016 :Seminar of Procedural Justice Theory

General InformationThe Department of Criminal Law at the University of Salamanca (Spain), held a Seminar of Procedural Justice on 15th May 2015 in Salamanca, Spain. 

The event hosts a prominent speaker in the topic of Procedural Justice Theory and Public Trust in Justice, Dr. Mike Hough, Institute for Criminal Policy Research, Birkbeck, University of London (UK)

Summary: Professor Mike Hough will describe procedural justice theory and its implications for policing and criminal justice. The basic principle of procedural justice theory is that if police and justice officials treat the public decently and with respect, this builds trust, and confers legitimacy on the system, and thus secures public compliance and cooperation. Mike will present some findings from the European Social Survey, and will describe applications of the theory in the IK. he will also discuss more generally the role of Criminologist and academic policy research in the UK as it relates to the criminal justice system. 

The seminar is aimed at students of Salamanca University, such as students of Criminology degree, Master in Criminal Law, Master in Corruption and the Rule of Law and the doctorate course in The Rule of Law and Global Governance.

Venue: Faculty of Law, room 3 A at 10.00a.m.

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International Seminar: New Criminal Politics regarding Terrorism

22 - 23 October 2015 INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR: New Criminal Politics regardingTerrorism.  

Background Information: An International Seminar about terrorism is going to take place from 22nd to 23rd October at the University of Salamanca.

Experts researches will be meeting, coming from different Spanish and European universities. Programa

Stakeholders: Master Students and PhD  can attend the International Seminar, especially the researchers on Terrorism.

Registration: It is necessary to send the required documentation to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Seminar of Cybercrime

15th May 2015 :Seminar of Cybercrime

General InformationThe Department of Criminal Law at the University of Salamanca (Spain), in collaboration with FIDUCIA project, held a Seminar of Cybercrime on 15th May 2015 in Salamanca, Spain. 

The seminar would be in behalf of FIDUCIA project, where some expert in this area will hold a conference to disseminate the issues and key findings of research conducted in the Fiducia project about cybercrime.

The event hosts a prominent speaker in the topic of Cyber Crime, Dr. Maria Yordanova, Center for the Study of Democracy (Bulgaria). The seminar will also count with the presence of a guest speaker, Dr. María Gorjón Barranco, who works in this area on the research project of Criminal Policy against Transnational Crime at Salamanca University.

The Fiducia project will be presented by Dr. Yordanova with the topic of Cybercrime – national and international policies and private sector response. The topic of Cybercrime in Spanish Criminal Code will be presented by Dr. Gorjón.

The seminar is aimed at students of Salamanca University, such as students of Criminology degree, Master in Criminal Law, Master in Corruption and the Rule of Law and the doctorate course in The Rule of Law and Global Governance.

Venue: Faculty of Law, room 202 at 11.00a.m.

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Acto de rechazo a la reforma del Código Penal 2015

4 Marzo 2014 :Acto de rechazo a la reforma del  

Código Penal

Información general: el 4 de marzo tuvo lugar en la Universidad de Salamanca un acto de rechazo a las actuales reformas penales llevadas a cabo por el gobierno, representado por parte de los Profesores del Área de Derecho Penal de la Universidad de Salamanca. Se trata de un manifiesto del Grupo de Estudios de Política Criminal (GEPC) ante la reforma del Código Penal, firmado por 72 catedráticos de 35 Universidades públicas españolas, bajo el lema de "No hay Derecho. Por un código penal de todos." Siendo este un acto de rechazo tanto al contenido como a la forma. 

Lugar: Salón de Grados, Facultad de Derecho, a las 13:00 h.

Rueda de prensa:

Salamanca 24 horas

La gaceta de Salamanca 

Agencia ICAL   

La vanguardia 

Tribuna Salamanca

Salamanca RTV al dia

El norte de castilla 

 Acto:

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Seminario: Retos de la política criminal ante la delincuencia transnacional

29 - 30 Mayo 2014 SEMINARIO: Retos de la política criminal ante la delincuencia transnacional

Información general: Del 29 al 3o de mayo, tendrán lugar en la Universidad de Salamanca unos Seminarios que abordarán el tema de la delincuencia transnacional desde la perspectiva de la política criminal. Se darán cita expertos en la materia de varias universidades nacionales e internacionales. Programa

Destinatarios: Los seminarios estarán destinados a estudiantes de máster y doctorado especialmente  interesados en delincuencia transnacional.

Inscripción: Iremos informando a través de la web.