Editorial office of our periodical thank all the authors who decided to publish their scientific works in the new issue of the International Penitentiary Journal. Due to your cooperation with us, the geography of authors is expanding, as well as the thematic coverage of our journal. This issue features works prepared by authors from five countries. Authors of current issue are affiliatedwith leading law schools ofUzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Belarus, Mongolia:Tashkent State Law University (Tashkent, Republic of Uzbekistan), Academy of Law Enforcement Agencies under the Prosecutor General’s Office of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Nursultan, Republic of Kazakhstan), University of Internal Affairs of Mongolia(Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia), “Stefan cel Mare Academy” of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Moldova, Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Belarus (Minsk, Republic of Belarus), Kostanay Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan named after ShrakbekKabylbayev (Kostanay, Republic of Kazakhstan).
We should also note that this issue contains a number of articles prepared by practitioners of the penitentiary departments of the Republic of Belarus and the Republic of Moldova (employees of the department of Corrections of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Belarus Republic (Minsk, Republic of Belarus), Correctional Colony No 2, Department of Corrections of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Belarus in the Mogilev Region (Bobruisk, Republic of Belarus), National Penitentiary Administration of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Moldova (Chisinau, Republic of Moldova)).
As before, the editorial Board of the journal invites all colleagues to publish announcements of scientific events and reports on their conduct. We are convinced that this practice will help to expand the audience of announced events in scientific life and will provide them with appropriate information support. We are also open for cooperation and are ready to publish research papers on all branches of penitentiary activity prepared by authors from different countries of the world.
Editor-in-Chief of International penitentiary journal,
D.Sc. (Economy), Associate Professor
Scopus ID 57194512706
Web of Science Researcher ID E 5744-2016