Focus and Scope

The journal Public Security and Public Order aims to analyze the problems of public security and related fields in dynamic, rapidly changing environment with the knowledge of Lithuanian and foreign scholars.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Submitted articles are reviewed by applying the double-blind method (the identities of the author(s) and reviewers are kept unknown). Each article is appointed at least two referees (scientists with a degree in the relevant field).


Publication Frequency

The journal Public Security and Public Order  was initiated in 2008, the periodicity is twice per year, in June and December. All articles to Public Security and Public Order  are posted online immediately as they are ready for publication. All articles will be assigned a DOI number (Digital Object Identifier) whereby they become searchable and citable without delay.


Open Access Policy

This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access. 


Editorial Team


Prof. Ph.D. Hab. Rūta Adamonienė, 

Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania


Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D.  Aurelija Pūraitė

Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania


Executive Editor

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D.  Algirdas Muliarčikas

Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania



Prof. Ph. D. Saulius Greičius, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

Prof. Ph. D. Birutė Pranevičienė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

Prof. hab. Ph. D. Žaneta Simanavičienė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

Prof. Ph. D. Vaiva Zuzevičiūtė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

Prof. Ph. D. Orekhova Tatjana Viktorovna, DIA Academy of Economics, Bulgaria

Prof. Ph. D. Mihaela Gavrila, Sapienza University, Italy

Prof. Ph. D. Ligita Šimanskienė, Klaipėda University, Lithuania

Prof. Ph. D. Piotr Bogdalski, Police Academy in Szczytno, Poland

Prof. Ph. D. Saulė Petronienė, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania

Prof. Ph. D. Martina Blaškova, Žilina University, Slovakia

Prof. Ph. D. Tatjana Polajeva, EuroAcademy, Estonia

Prof. Ph D. Andrea Fischbach, Munster university, Germany

Prof. Ph. D. Nino Abesadze, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia

Prof. Ph. D. Shaibakova Liudmila Faritovna, Ural State University of Economics, Russian Federation

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Pablo De Diego Angeles, UNED (National Distance Learning University), Spain

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Larisa Kapranova, Pryazovskyi State Technical University, Ukraine

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Andrej Sotlar, University of Maribor, Slovenia

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Laima Ruibytė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Jekaterina Kartašova, Middlesex University, London, Great Britain

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Loreta Bukšnytė –Marmienė, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Gintaras Žilinskas, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Tiina Koivuniemi, Police University College, Finland

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Cristian-Eduard Stefan, Police Academy “Alexandru Ioan Cuza”, Romania

Assoc. Prof. Ph. D. Violeta Vasiliauskienė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

Ph. D. Laetitia Langlois, Angers University, France

Ph. D. Jonas Jonušas, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania

Ph. D. Rasa Dobržinskienė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

Ph. D. Lienite Litavniece, Rezekne Academy of Technologies, Latvia

Ph. D. Andrzej Wawrzusiszyn, Border Guard Training Center, Poland

Ph. D. Paulo Fernando Violante de Oliveira, Lusofona University of Humanities and

Technologies, Portugal

Lect. Chiok Phaik Fern, Jalan University, Malaysia

Lect. Uno Traat, Estonian Academy of Security Sciences , Estonia