What does EUCPN do?

  • Identify good practices & share knowledge and experience gained between member countries
  • Accumulate and evaluate information on crime prevention activities
  • Improve the exchange of ideas and information within the Network
  • Develop contacts and facilitate cooperation between Member States
  • Contribute to developing local and national strategies on crime prevention
  • Promote crime prevention activities by organising meetings, seminars and conferences.

Key Documents

Introduction to the key official EUCPN documents.

Work Programme 2017

20 March 2017

The present EU Trio Presidency of the Netherlands, Slovakia and Malta had chosen the topic Organized Crime as their overall theme.

The incoming EU Trio Presidency Estonia, Bulgaria, Austria will focus on improving the safety in communities which are targeted by organized crime among other volume crimes.

Annual Report 2016

15 March 2017

The Annual Report 2016 was adopted by the Board on the EUCPN Board meeting in March 2017.

EUCPN Multiannual Strategy 2016 - 2020

22 February 2016

This document defines the Multiannual Strategy of the EUCPN for the period of 2016-2020.

Final report Multiannual strategy 2011-2015

11 February 2016

This document defines the Final report Multiannual strategy 2011-2015.

Rules of procedure

03 December 2014

This document defines the structure and the tasks of the EUCPN.

Work programme & Annual report guidelines

14 June 2014

This document defines the Work programme & Annual report guidelines.


30 November 2009

Text of the Council of the European Union setting up a European Prevention Network (EUCPN)