Secretariat of the Council

Minna Piispa, Ministerial Adviser, Executive Secretary
Operation of the Council for Crime Prevention, research of crime prevention, international co-operation
Tel. +358 2951 50223

Markus Alanko, Senior Specialist
Local crime prevention, governmental subsidies
Tel. +358 2951 50400

Saija Sambou, Senior Specialist
Local crime prevention, crime prevention programme
Tel. +358 2951 50352

Riikka Kostiainen, Communications Specialist
Haaste journal, the website of the Council of Crime Prevention
Tel. +358 2951 50252

Katriina Kiviharju, Secretary
Tel. +358 2951 50254

Personal e-mail addresses have the form forename.surname(at) However, in order to initiate affairs it is recommendable to use the bureau e-mail rikoksentorjunta(at)

The Crime Prevention Unit of the Criminal Policy Department in the Ministry of Justice is the secretariat of the National Council for Crime Prevention.