New NSfK Contact Secretary for Iceland

NSfK welcomes new Icelandic Contact Secretary, Jónas Orri Jónasson!

Jónas Orri graduated with a master’s degree in sociology from the University of Iceland in 2013. He has been working as a crime analyst at the Reykjavik Metropolitan police since. His research focus has been on trust and legitimacy in the police, crime statistics and homicide research.

He recently took part in a research project with the purpose of comparing homicide rates in the Nordic countries as well as creating a Homicide coding manual for past and present cases, a project funded by NSfK. Read more about this project and the results from the same so far at NSfK web.

Jónas Orri has attended many NSfK research seminars and is looking forward to further contributing to the NSfK activities as a Contact Secretary for Iceland.