Janina Czapska

contributed to ICT4COP’s Work Package 10: South Eastern Europe as the leader of the Polish research team.

Dr. hab. Janina Czapska, professor of the Jagiellonian University. In her publications and research, she deals mostly with issues from between social psychology and legal sciences, criminal law application and security. Her works from the recent years have focused on issues such as the police’s accountability, citizens’ sense of security, the conflict between security and freedom from the criminal and political perspective and mediation. The author of the monograph Citizens’ security. A study from the field of legal policy. She is the head of the Department of Sociology of Law at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. She is the co-author of the municipal programme of threat prevention Safe Kraków and the president of its programme board. She has previously participated in Polish and international research programmes on various aspects of a legal policy; in some of them, she was the head of the grant (in Polish projects) or the head of the Polish work package (in international projects). In the ICT4COP project, she leads the Polish research team within the WP10: Regional Focus South-Eastern Europe that is led by the Ruhr-University in Bochum.