The institute consists of the Criminological unit, focusing on research of criminality, the Legal Policy Research unit specializing in the research of judicial conditions, legislation and the interaction between law and the society, and the Criminal Policy unit, which provides research on punishment and the sanctions system.

Dir­ector of the in­sti­tute Kimmo Nuotio, Professor

Janne Kivivuori, Professor
Antti Latvala, Associate Professor

Aaro Beuker, Planning Officer
Aurora Järvinen, Doctoral Researcher
Ilari Kolttola, Planning Officer (on a leave of absence)
Sophie Litvak, Doctoral Researcher
Ilona Nissinen, Doctoral Researcher
Matti Näsi, University Lecturer
Anna Raeste, Planning Officer
Iina Sahramäki, Postdoctoral Researcher
Karoliina Suonpää, Postdoctoral Researcher (on a leave of absence)
Maiju Tanskanen, Postdoctoral Researcher
Miisa Törölä, University Researcher
Emma Villman, Doctoral Researcher

Essi Pentikäinen, Research Assistant
Minja Purhonen, Research Assistant
Kaisla Saartenoja, Research Assistant

Kati Rantala, Research Director
Riikka Koulu, Assistant Professor

Noora Alasuutari, Doctoral Researcher
Jenni Hakkarainen, Postdoctoral researcher
Lotta Hautamäki, Postdoctoral researcher
Maija Helminen, University Lecturer
Aino Jauhiainen, Doctoral Researcher
Inka Järvikangas, Project Planner
Anna Kylmäluoma, Postdoctoral Researcher
Tomi Lehtimäki, Postdoctoral Researcher
Karoliina Majamaa, University Researcher
Jatta Muhonen, Doctoral Researcher
Yaira Obstbaum, Postdoctoral Researcher
Laura Sarasoja, Doctoral Researcher
Sofia Selkämaa, Planning Officer
Virve Toivonen, University Lecturer

Aino Askolin, Research Assistant
Minka Ohtonen, Research Assistant

Piia Aitta, Postdoctoral Researcher
Chris Carling, Planning Officer
Anna Halén, Project Planner
Jukka Könönen, University Researcher
Riku Laine, Doctoral Researcher
Nino Lindström, Information Systems Specialist
Tiina Malin, Doctoral Researcher
Frida Emilia Kuusisto Mäkelä, Project Planner
Eero Wallinmaa, Project Planner

Sylvia Ikonen, Research Assistant
Riikka Lihjamo, Research Assistant