Jung-il Song, from the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Korea, will spend two years as a visiting researcher at ISDP starting in July, 2017.

He has spent the most of his 16 years´ experience in the crime prevention sector, ranging from prevention plan for domestic violence to enactment of the electronic monitoring law to prevent recidivism of sex offenders.

At ISDP, he will conduct research on “Violent crimes”. His research will be focused on crime prevention policy, particularly in relation to the prevention of child abuse and violent crime.