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Editor in chief:

Yaroslava Vladimirovna Komissarova, associate professor of criminalistics of the Moscow state legal university of O.E. Kutafin (MGYuA), editor-in-chief of the federal scientific and practical magazine "Ekspert-kriminalist" (Publishing Lawyer group), member of the British and European association of polygraphologists, honorary member of the Euroasian association of polygraphologists

Editorial board:

Bagmet Anatoly Mikhailovich, acting Director of the Forensic Expert Center of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, Major General of Justice, Honorary Officer of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, Candidate of Legal Sciences, Associate Professor;
Bessonov Aleksey Aleksandrovich, acting Rector of the Moscow Academy of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, Doctor of Law, Associated Professor;
Kazmin Vadim Viktorovich, Head of the Federal State Treasury Institution "Expert and Criminalistic Center of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation", Major General of Police, Honorary Officer of the Ministry of Internal Affairs;
Kovalyov Andrey Valentinovich, Head of the Department of Forensic Medicine of the Russian Medical Academy of Continuing Professional Education of the Ministry of Health of Russia, Doctor of Medical Sciences;
Makarov Igor Yurievich, Director of the Federal State Budgetary Institution "Russian Center for Forensic Medical Examination of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation", Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor;
Pinchuk Pavel Vasilyevich, chief of state-owned federal state Institution 111 Main state center of medicolegal and criminalistic examinations of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation (chief forensic scientist of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation). professor of department of forensic medicine FGBOOU WAUGH Rossiysky natsionalny issledovatelsky meditsinsky universitet imeni N. I. Pirogova of the Russian Ministry of Health, doctor of medical sciences, associate professor;
Smirnova Svetlana Arkadyevna, Head of the Department of Forensic Activities of the Law Institute of the Federal State Autonomous Educational Institution of Higher Education "Peoples' Friendship University of Russia" (PFUR), Candidate of Chemical Sciences, Doctor of Law, Professor;
Tokarev Pyotr Ivanovich, chief of the Central expert and criminalistic customs office of FCS of Russia, major general of customs service, Dr.Sci.Biol.;
Shishko Alexey Valeryevich, chief of the Expert and criminalistic center Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation, police major general, Candidate of Economic Sciences;
Aliev Bakhtiyar Abdurakhman oglu (Azerbaijan Republic), the head of department "Legal support of state security" of Institute of the Right and Human rights of National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan, the doctor of philosophy by the right of (PhD), the associate professor;
Kraynikova Magdaléna Iosifovna (Slovak Republic), the teacher of department of criminalistics and judicial examination of Academy of the police case in Bratislava, the Doctor of Law (JUDr.), the doctor of philosophy (PhD) in the field of safety of persons and property.

Status as the media:

Federal scientific and practical journal


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"Catalogue of the Russian press" - 12429;

"Union Catalogue" - 91912.


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Headings and types of publishing materials:

Scientific journal for law enforcement workers, government agencies and non-governmental experts, judges, lawyers, teachers and students, as well as all those interested in the theory and practice of expert activities. Actual problems of drawing on expertise in legal proceedings, guidelines, the rights of citizens and legal expertise, expert errors, technical equipment and automation, jurisprudence, historical experience, international co-operation.

Dear colleagues - for those who have reached the heights of excellence, and those who are just beginning to learn the basics of the chosen field of expertise, we invite you to a discussion, exchange of experiences in the pages of "Expert-criminalist".


I subscribe the magazine from its first issue. There are many interesting things for both professionals and for young specialists. Among the advantages of the publication, I can point out that to change from a "reader" into the "author" is quite simple - the circle of the issues involved is very wide and a diversity of opinion is welcomed.

Professor, Department of Forensic Expertise
Moscow State Law Academy named after O. Kutafin,
JD, Honored Lawyer of the Russian Federation
A.M. Zinin

Professionalism is very important in any case. Magazine on criminology and forensics, a priori can not be boring. But when the publications are responsible for the preparation of real specialists, attention to them is doubled! I sincerely wish the journal editorial board, as well as the entire staff IGYU: "Keep it up!"


Doctor of Law, Professor,
Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation,
Honored Worker of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs
V.N. Sinyukov

Recommended by the Supreme Attestation Commission under the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation for publications of results of PhD and doctoral theses.

Issued since 2005 

Registered at the federal service for the monitoring of compliance with the legislation in the sphere of mass communications and protection of cultural heritage reg. ПИ № ФС-77-81862 от 24.09.2021 г.

ISSN 2072-442X