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Nick Jones

Professor; Executive Director, Canadian Institute for Public Safety Research and Treatment
BA (University of Calgary); MSc (San Joese State University); PhD (University of Calgary)

Phone: 306-337-2387
Pronoun(s): he/him

Research interests

  • restorative justice
  • policing, genocide
  • PTSI

Select Publications:

Horswill, S. C., Jones, N. A., & Carleton, R. N. (2021). Psychosocial factors associated with Canadian police officers’ susceptibility to posttraumatic stress and growth. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science / Revue canadienne des sciences du comportement. Advance online publication.

Jones, N.A. (2020). Crime prevention in Indigenous communities: Lessons from Saskatchewan, Canada. In Alistair Harkness (ed.) Rural crime prevention: Theory, tactics and techniques (pp. 182 – 197). New York: Routledge. (Peer reviewed)

Jones, N.A., Ruddell, R., & Summerfield, T. (2019). Community policing: Perceptions of officers policing indigenous communities. Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice, 61(1): 41-65. Advanced online available 8 November 2018 @

Ruddell, R. & Jones, N.A. (2018). Policing the “middle of nowhere”: Officer working strategies in isolated communities. Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice. (Available on-line February 09, 2018