About the Journal

Focus and scope

The focus of this journal is to highlight scholarship relevant to forensic nursing and allied forensic professionals. There is an emphasis on understanding the quality of the evidence underlying our practice. We also highlight work of the Academy of Forensic Nursing including the Journal club, Policy Committee, Ethics Committee and Research Committee. A value of the organization is to mentor professionals in conduct and dissemination of quality scholarship through our activities, including this journal. We aim to publish three issues per year.

History of the journal

The journal is the official publication of the Academy of Forensic Nursing © (AFN)


Current Issue

Vol. 1 No. 1 (2023): JAFN-Journal of the Academy of Forensic Nursing -April
Published: 2023-04-07


Original Research

Best Practices

Case Studies

Research Reviews

News and Opportunities

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