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All members of An Garda Síochána (Police officers) promote crime prevention and reduction. However, there are also dedicated Crime Prevention Officers within each Garda Division. These Crime...

  • Ireland
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

Trends:

The number of vehicle crimes reported over the last 3 years (2011-2013) has increased, on average, by 4%.

Relevant legislation:

In Italy, the most common alleged vehicle-related...

  • Italy
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

The Dutch government works together with corporate organisations to combat vehicle crime. Together these parties have installed the Foundation for Tackling Vehicle crime (AVc). This type of...

  • Netherlands
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

Many people are affected in their everyday lives by vandalism, burglary and vehicle-related crime, such as theft from or vandalism of cars. This ‘volume crime has considerable financial...

  • Sweden
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

VEHICLE CRIME

Criminality of car stealing after 1989 has become the focus of attention not only of the police, criminologists and investigators, but also the entire society and almost all...

  • Slovakia
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014