Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice is inviting manuscript for publication in the “International Journal of Police, Security and Criminal Justice (IPSC)”.
The mission of this biannual (2 issues per year) journal is to provide a forum for publishing new findings on issues pertinent to Police, Security and Criminal justice in India and worldwide.
Authors can submit the manuscript provided it contains original work not published either in any print or online journal or books. Also it must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere.
While preparing manuscripts please follow the below mentioned guidelines:
• Manuscript/paper sent for publication should be in one file containing cover page (Page 1, author’s description with designations, official address, phone/mobile numbers and e-mail addresses), Abstract (Page 2, purpose of the research, methodology employed and findings of the study along with maximum 8 key words, Max. 500 words), and manuscript (Page 3 onwards, Introduction, research question, relative importance, objectives and hypothesises, Methodology, Tables and Figures Results and Discussion, Conclusion).
• Manuscript should be in typed in 12 point Times New Roman Font.
• It should be in MS Word format in double space.
• Manuscript should not exceed 13-15 pages in all, A4 size pages. Ideally, it should not contain more than 5000 words.
• The page numbers should at centre of every page.
• All headings and sub-headings must be bold – faced, aligned left and fully capitalized.
• References at the end of the manuscript should be arranged in an alphabetical sequence at the first and then further sorted chronologically. Authors are requested to follow standard referencing style of their respective field
• Each manuscript must be accompanied by a statement that it has been neither published nor submitted for publication.
• We only accept the manuscripts written in English. However, authors are requested to provide an extended abstract/ summary (500 words) of their paper in Hindi.
Manuscript can be submitted (.doc, .cdr only) by e-mail. Our Email address is [email protected]
Instructions to authors and other details of the Journal can be accessed from the publication section of our website www.policeuniversity.ac.in.
Last date for submitting the manuscript for the upcoming issue (vol no.1, issue no.1) is July 15.