The journal «Herald of criminal justice» is included into the list of scientific professional editions, which enable to publish the results of theses and academic research papers of applicants for obtaining degrees and ranks in legal disciplines (Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine dated October 7, 2015, No. 1021).

The journal is indexed in 6 international scientific-metric bases: Index Copernicus International (ICV 2015: 31.56, Poland), Polska Bibliografia Naukova (Poland, PBN), Directory of Research Journal Journals (DRJI), Academic Resource Index (ResearchBib, Japan), Citefactor Indexing (USA), Scientific Indexing Services (USA). 

Co-founders of the journal Journal of Criminal Justice:

1. Shevchenko National University of Kyiv;

2. Limited Liability Company Legal Unity.

Editor-in-chief: Doctor Habilitat (Law), Professor Pohoretskyi Mykola Anatoliiovych

Responsible editor: Ph.D. Starenkyi Oleksandr Serhiiovych

Status edition: domestic.

Language: Ukrainian, Russian, English, German, French, Spanish.

Sphere of distribution: nation-wide.

Categories of readers: students, academics, legal practitioners, human rights lawyers, law enforcement and judicial authorities.

Program objectives (fundamental principles): promoting scientific and theoretical, methodological training of teaching staff of the University and other top law schools and faculties.

Objectives and main objectives of the journal - The journal’s essential mission is to publish high-quality, critical, innovative and cutting-edge research on the latest developments in the area of criminal justice.  

Expected periodicity of issue, volume (in conditional typographic sheets) and format of publication: quarterly, 70x108 1/16. The total volume of publication (title of article, information about the author, text of article, list of sources, annotations, keywords) should not exceed 25 pages of A4 format (Times New Roman; font size 14; interval 1.5).

Publication cost: 50 UAH per page А4.

Foundation year: 2015