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List of famous male criminologists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male criminologists list contains the most prominent and top males known for being criminologists. There are thousand of males working as criminologists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic criminologists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a criminologist then the people below should give you inspiration.

These people, like Edwin Sutherland and Edmond Locard include images when available.

While this isn't a list of all male criminologists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male criminologists?" and "Who are the best male criminologists?"

Lawrence Sherman

Lawrence W. Sherman is an experimental criminologist and the founder of "evidence-based policing." Since 2007 he has been the Wolfson Professor of Criminology and from 2012 the Director of the Cambridge Institute of Criminology at Cambridge University. The founding director of the Jerry Lee Centre for Experimental Criminology since 2008, he also serves as Chair of the Cambridge Police Executive Programme and CEO of the Cambridge Centre for Evidence-Based Policing. A Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland's Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice in College Park since 2010, Sherman's use of randomized controlled experiments to study deterrence and crime ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 68

Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, United States of America


Paul Wilson

Paul Richard Wilson OAM is a New Zealand-born Australian author, sociologist and criminologist. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 77

Birthplace: New Zealand


Alexandros Lykourezos

Alexandros Likourezos is a criminologist. ...more on Wikipedia

Lee P. Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Criminologists
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Lee Patrick Brown had a long-time career in law enforcement, leading police departments in Atlanta, Houston and New York over the course of nearly four decades. During this time he helped to implement a number of techniques in community policing that appeared to result in substantial decreases in crime. In 1997 Brown was the first African American to be elected mayor of Houston, Texas. He was reelected twice to serve the maximum of three terms from 1998 to 2004. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 80

Birthplace: Wewoka, Oklahoma, United States of America

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