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

This theoretical paper is published by the EUCPN Secretariat in connection with the theme of the Slovakian Presidency, which was organised crime targeting elderly people. The growing...

  • European Union
  • Organised property crime
  • Fraud
  • Elderly
  • Target groups
  • Research
  • EUCPN Output
  • 2017
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’.
  • European Union
  • Organised property crime
  • Fraud
  • Target groups
  • Elderly
  • EUCPN Output
  • Research
  • Toolbox
  • 2018

The 13th toolbox in the series published by the EUCPN Secretariat focusses on the main theme of the Bulgarian Presidency: fraud with a special focus on phone scams. As fraud covers a...

  • European Union
  • Fraud
  • Research
  • Toolbox
  • EUCPN Output
  • 2019
How to avoid falling victim to crimes committed by fraudsters posing as “grandchildren”- frauds against senior citizens and the methods most often employed by criminals.
  • Poland
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • Elderly
  • Campaign
  • 2017
This policy paper first looks at the existing EU policy on fraud. In this chapter, we argue that there is an evolution to be detected, nevertheless there is still room for improvement. In the second chapter, we formulate recommendations for the EU policy on individual fraud.
  • European Union
  • Fraud
  • EUCPN Output
  • Policy paper
  • 2018