Toolbox 10 - Prevention of Organised Crime Targeting Elderly People - Policies and practices
18 May 2018
The 10th toolbox in the series published by the EUCPN Secretariat focusses on the main theme of the Slovakian Presidency and the 2016 Best Practice Conference and European Crime Prevention Award, which is the ‘Prevention of organised crimes targeting elderly people’.
Every year the European Crime Prevention Network draws up a work programme that defines all the activities the Network is going to complete that year, in order to promote the achievement of the strategic goals. The main focus in 2018 will be on improving the safety in communities which are targeted by organized crime among other volume crimes. The Bulgarian Presidency will be focusingbe focusing until June on the prevention of crimes committed by crime groups in regards of frauds with focus on phone scams. The second part of the year EUCPN will focus on community policing and the involvment of citizens into a collective process to adress security needs and the prevention of crime under the Austrian Presidency.