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This thematic paper is a general introduction to the theme European Crime Prevention Network (EUCPN): Crime prevention activities at the EU, national and local level. It is written in the framework of the fourth EUCPN Toolbox.
  • European Union
  • Policy paper
  • EUCPN Output
  • 2015
This theoretical paper is published by the EUCPN Secretariat in connection with the theme of the Italian Presidency which was Trafficking in Human Beings.
  • European Union
  • Policy paper
  • EUCPN Output
  • 2015
This article gives us more information about the Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing minimum standards on the rights, support and protection of victims of crime, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2001/220/JHA. The Victims’ Directive provides for minimum rights, supports and protection for victims of crime regardless of where the crime was committed in the European Union. The rights under the Directive are not conditional upon the residential status of the victim or the victims’ citizenship or nationality.
  • Ireland
  • Research
  • 2015
Following a pilot project, a Text Alert scheme was launched in the Republic of Ireland in September, 2013 by An Garda Síochána (Police Force) with the support of a number of existing community networks including Community Alert, Neighborhood Watch, the Irish Farmers Association and related stakeholders. The scheme provides a further mechanism by which An Garda Síochána can provide crime prevention information to community groups, who in turn will forward this information and advice by text or email to all members of the group in the community.
  • Ireland
  • Research
  • 2015
Here you can find the full Manual & Toolbox ISEC-project 2013-2015 Genk - Administrative approach to organised crime - "Support European local authorities in combating local outcomes of organised crime. Co-funded by the Prevention of and Fight against Crime Program of the European Union." Beside the full Toolbox you can also find a summary in English, as well as summaries in 22 other European languages.
  • Belgium
  • Research
  • 2015