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This is the Danish ECPA entry for 2016. The theme was Prevention of crimes committed on elderly people.
  • Denmark
  • Pickpocketing
  • Car theft
  • Other OPC
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Elderly
  • Campaign
  • 2016

In Denmark robbery is considered a very serious crime as it contains elements of both enrichment and violence or coercion. The maximum penalty for robbery is thus also considerably higher...

  • Denmark
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

Operation Thor, which was launched by An Garda Síochána (Irish Police Service) on 2 November 2015, is a multi-stranded national operation which entails a broad range of activities to tackle...

  • Ireland
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

Trends:

The number of robbery offences reported over the last 3 years (2011-2013) has increased, on average, by 7%.

Relevant legislation:

Art. 628 (Robbery) of the Italian Criminal Code...

  • Italy
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

Aiming to stretch the cooperation and coordination between the wide range of Portuguese Law Security Forces and Services, it has been developed a Platform for the Exchange of Criminal...

  • Portugal
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014