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This is an additional Polish ECPA entry for 2016. The theme was Prevention of crimes committed on elderly people.
  • Poland
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • Elderly
  • Victims
  • 2016
The main intention of the project is to educate the elderly about the threat of scam which are made by using methods called "on grandson" or "on the policeman". In effect it will reduce the number of these crimes.
  • Poland
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • Elderly
  • Campaign
  • Victims
  • 2017
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
  • Victims
  • 2017
In order to solve the problem of sham marriages in Slovakia and other European countries the Ministry of the Interior (MoI) of the Slovak republic became a partner within a project "Prevention of and Fight against Crime Programme - HESTIA" that was supported by Directorate General of Home Affairs of European Commission (EC).
  • Slovakia
  • Fraud
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • Victims
  • 2015
In the past years, the Slovak Police has repeatedly recorded frauds and other types of criminality committed upon elderly persons via legends. Fraudsters abuse credulity, vulnerability and often the high age or bad health conditions of seniors with the intention to gain cash from them.
  • Slovakia
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • Elderly
  • Campaign
  • Victims
  • 2016