Welcome to the Website of the Chair of Criminal Law and Criminal procedure at Saarland University, including Professor Dr. Dominik Brodowski and his team. Our main focus of research are criminal justice aspects of digitalization, European Criminal Justice, and the constitutional and human rights foundations of modern criminal justice.



Aktuelle Veranstaltungen: Krieg in der Ukraine – ein Krieg um ‚Europa‘?

Herzliche Einladung zu den kommenden Veranstaltungen mit Herrn Prof. Dr. Roman Petrov (Nationale Universität Kiew-Mohyla Akademie und Europa-Gastprofessor) und Herrn Dr. Manfred Dauster (Vorsitzender Richter am Bayerischen Obersten Landesgericht) im Rahmen der interdisziplinären Veranstaltungsreihe zum Ukraine-Krieg am 30. Januar und 07. Februar 2023 jeweils um 18:30 Uhr im Rathausfestsaal Saarbrücken! Weitere Informationen zu den Veranstaltungen finden Sie hier.

    • Digital Forensics

      'Digital Forensics' - Modules on Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure

    • eurocrim

      Database on European Criminal Law

    • EPPO-LEX

      The legal research library on the European Public Prosecutor's Office

    • biblatex-german-legal

      biblatex-template for German legal sources

    • montagsPOST

      recent decisions by the German Federal Court of Justice


      Strengthening Trust in the European Criminal Justice Area through Mutual Recognition and the Streamlined Application of the European Arrest Warrant


Teaching in Winter 2022/23

In Winter 2022/23, Prof. Dr. Brodowski will teach the following English-language course(s):

Recent Publications in English

  • Brodowski, The Role of Criminal Law in Regulating Cybercrime and IT Security, in: Georg Borges / Christoph Sorge (eds.), Law and Technology in a Global Digital Society. Autonomous Systems, Big Data, IT Security and Legal Tech, Wiesbaden: Springer VS, 2022, S. 233–255, ISBN: 978-3-030-90512-5, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-90513-2_12  (07/2022)

STREAM - Transnational Training Workshop

On Wednesday, 12 October 2022, Dominik Brodowski will contribute to a Transnational Training Workshop conducted within theSTREAM-EAW-Project. He will discuss detention conditions in the context of EAWs execution and in absentia judgments.