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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
  • Victims
  • 2016
A project involving the equipping of law enforcement patrol cars and helicopters with specific detectors able to track stolen cars.
  • France
  • Car theft
  • Initiatives
  • Situation

To face the high level of road accidents in Portugal the National Plan for the Prevention of Road Accidents (NPPRA) was approved in 2003. The Plan established the general aim of cutting the...

  • Portugal
  • 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
The railway stations are often places with high concentration of passengers and therefore offer many possibilities for pickpocketing. The pickpockets usually apply short distraction to their victims by asking a question or just bumping. Sometimes they get on train at the same time as the victim who later discovers missing money or other valuables.
  • Slovakia
  • Pickpocketing
  • Initiatives
  • Victims
  • 2017