About website

The National Council for Crime Prevention is a crime prevention expert and cooperation agency. The website of the Council provides information on work of the Council and crime prevention in Finland. This website is produced by the secretariat of the Council and its editor-in-chief is Riikka Kostiainen.

Finnish and Swedish pages are more extensive.

The aim is to ensure the correctness and topicality of the content of the website. The Council is not responsible for possible technical mistakes appearing on the website. Nor is the Council responsible for the harmful consequences of a technical fault or such material linked to the website that is published by outside parties.


Each of the Finnish, Swedish and English pages has a search function with which to search for information on the web pages of the Council.


The internal links of the Council open up in the same browser window. External links open up in a new browser window. Links to the content of the page are as a rule to be found after the content.

Linking to the website

The Council for Crime Prevention holds all rights to the text and pictures published on the website, unless otherwise mentioned.

Linking to the website is freely allowed and the texts may be quoted, but the source must then necessarily be stated. Other use of the material requires special permission from the secretariat.


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Feedback and additional information

Feedback on the content of the website can be given to the secretariat of the Council for Crime prevention, address rikoksentorjunta.om(at)gov.fi. Feedback can also be sent using the form for feedback on our pages. Additional information is also given by the secretariat.