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Restricted call for proposals for public authorities on preventing and combating racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance, and in particular hate crime and hate speech

31 May 2017

(Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme)
Restricted call for proposals for public authorities on preventing and combating racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance, and in particular hate crime and hate speech
Deadline: 7 November 2017

Call for proposals: Prevent and combat gender-based violence and violence against children

27 June 2017

(Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme)
Prevent and combat gender-based violence and violence against children
Deadline: 14 November 2017

Call for proposals: Supporting initiatives in the field of drugs policy

04 July 2017

(Drug Policy Initiatives)
Supporting initiatives in the field of drugs policy
Deadline: 25 October 2017

EUCPN Output

European Crime Prevention Monitor 2016

21 September 2017

In this sixth monitor, the European Crime Prevention Network focusses on organised crime.

The Monitor is now also available in French and German.

EU Policy Cycle

06 September 2017

What is it, how does it work and what is the role of prevention?!

INCREASING THE PREVENTIVE ASPECTS OF THE POLICY CYCLE - EUCPN speech at the Standing Committee on Operational Cooperation on Internal Security (COSI) -

10 July 2017

The EUCPN presented their views at COSI on the new Policy Cycle for organised and serious international crime for the period 2018-2021. The EUCPN believes that prevention should get more attention in this Policy Cycle in order to make it truly multidisciplinary in its approach. Read the full speech which was given at COSI on the 20th of June here.

Good practice

Estonian Presidency documents - BPC/ECPA 2017 - Tallinn (13-15 December 2017)

13 December 2017

Cypriotic project "organizing a seminar for professionals with the title “Minimum quality standards for drug demand reduction interventions”"

10 October 2017

The aim is to organize a seminar for professionals with the title “Minimum quality standards for drug demand reduction interventions”.

Social Service of D.L.E.U.

10 October 2017

Drug Law Enforcement Unit (Cyprus police) aims to prevent and combat the illicit drug trafficking and consuming in national and international level and this is managed through reducing supplies, reducing demands and through International Cooperation. In the field of reducing demand, D.L.E.U. having European practices in mind, decided to establish a special Social Service within the Unit, staffed by highly trained and educated personnel, the “Police–Social Intervention Officers”. The social service of D.L.E.U. provides to “clients”, with individual counseling support and motivational enhancement. The aim, is to mobilize and refer them to the appropriate centers for drug addiction therapy. The target group of the social service is arrested young offenders and their parents and people who face drug use or misuse problems and their families.

Crime prevention Policies

Austrian Policy on the Prison Service Action Plan on Prevention of Extremism and De-Radicalisation

10 October 2017

This is the Austrian policy on the Prison Service Action Plan on Prevention of Extremism and De-Radicalisation.

Austrian Policy on Risk-oriented probation service

10 October 2017

This is the Austrian policy on Risk-oriented probation service.

Austrian Policy on De-Radicalisation in Penal Services

10 October 2017

This is the Austrian policy on De-Radicalisation in Penal Services.

Documentation

Declining juvenile crime – explanations for the international downturn

13 September 2017

In The Netherlands registered youth crime figures show a spectacular downward trend from 2007 (minus 60%). This decrease can be seen amongst girls and boys, and also amongst ethnic minorities and the native Dutch. This trend can also be observed in a lot of other countries.

EU-project Domestic Burglary

27 February 2015

ISEC project ‘An integral methodology to develop an information-led and community-orientated policy to tackle domestic burglary (A methodology to tackle burglary)’.

Stratégie nationale de prévention de la délinquance 2013-2017 - Le Guide des bonnes pratiques

19 January 2015

 

Strategy in French.

 

Research

European Crime Prevention Monitor 2016

21 September 2017

In this sixth monitor, the European Crime Prevention Network focusses on organised crime.

The Monitor is now also available in French and German.

Criminology’s Dirty Little Secret: How Dutch criminologists almost completely failed to pick up on the decline in crime

07 July 2017

Article on how Dutch criminologists almost completely failed to pick up on the decline in crime in the Netherlands by Mr.  Jaap De Waard.

EUCPN Thematic Paper no. 10 - Organised Crime Targeting Elderly People

05 May 2017

The tenth thematic paper in the series published by the EUCPN Secretariat focuses on the theme of Organised Crime Targeting Elderly People.