This department began to function in 1974 as a Department of criminal law and process. In 1993, the Department of Criminal Procedure Law was established on its basis.
Over the years, the team was headed by PhD in law A.Mikhailyants, M.Homenker, V.Bykov, doctor of law sciences, professor A.Yakubov, PhD in law, associate professor A.Ilkhamov, B.Toshkhuzhayev, doctor of law sciences, professor E.Narbutaev , PhD in law, associate professor A.Rakhmonkulov, Doctor of law, associate professor D.Mirazov and Ph.D. in law, associate professor I.Sotiyev.
In the training of qualified personnel for the internal affairs bodies, the department takes in active part. Based on the requirements of the time, the department has set a number of important tasks. In particular, the training of prospective personnel for law enforcement bodies, the implementation of the educational process on the basis of modern advanced technologies, increasing the scientific potential of personnel, conducting basic research on current issues of criminal procedure law.
The department provides teaching of the discipline “Criminal Procedure Law”, training courses “Pre-investigation Verification”, “Organization of the inquiry of road accidents”. The department is staffed by professors with extensive practical experience, candidates and doctors of sciences.