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Trends:

The number of robbery offences reported over the last 3 years (2011-2013) has increased, on average, by 7%.

Relevant legislation:

Art. 628 (Robbery) of the Italian Criminal Code...

  • Italy
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

As Robbery in the light of Polish Penal Code is strictly connected with two other categories: theft with assault and criminal coercion. As this phenomena stay in close relation they are all...

  • Poland
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

Certain forms of what is known in Sweden as ‘robbery offences can be regarded as volume crime, which is a priority issue for the Swedish Government (read more under ‘vehicle crime). Other...

  • Sweden
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014
HAPKE 2 was a development project for the vulnerable asylum seekers' service provision system in Finland. The project focused on prevention and identification of trafficking among asylum seekers and on developing the ability of reception centres and the National assistance system to assist the victims.
  • Finland
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Campaign
  • 2014

Prostitution

Prostitution is not a crime in Finland, but selling or buying sexual services in public places is criminalised. Prostitutes are mainly considered to be victims of sex business...

  • Finland
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • National policy
  • 2014