In this entry no attempt has been made to identify all transnational research centers in the world. In an arbitrary fashion, centers in Italy, the Netherlands, Asia, the United States, Australia, and Canada were selected to illustrate the range of activities.


Transcrime is an Italian research center operated by the University of Trento and the Catholic University of Milan. Each institution operates a Transcrime office staffed with a research coordinator, a group of researchers, a secretariat, and other administrative staff. Both offices are under the direction of the center's founder, Ernesto U. Savona, professor of criminology at the University of Trento, where the main administrative office is based. The center engages in research and evaluation activities covering a range of transnational crimes and crime reduction ...

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