17 results
In short, the project was coordinated by the Latvian Ministry of Interior and conducted under the European Union programme “Prevention of and Fight against Crime”. The project team developed the concept “exploitative sham marriage” in order to describe the phenomenon studied. Each partner conducted a national research which was coordinated and led by HEUNI. Primarily qualitative data was collected, such as expert and victim interviews in combination with case descriptions from NGOS and embassies. Also statistical information and pre-trial investigation and court material were utilised. The report is written for a large variety of experts and professionals working in the field of anti-trafficking.
  • European Union
  • Estonia
  • Ireland
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Slovakia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Research
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2016

Organized property criminality in the territory of the Slovak Republic concerns in particular thefts committed by organized groups, which are defined in accordance with the currently valid...

  • Slovakia
  • Organised property crime
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

The basic merits of the criminal offence of human trafficking under Article 179 (1) of the Criminal Code read as follows: „(1) Whoever with the application of fraudulent conduct, deception,...

  • Slovakia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

Within the meaning of the Slovak Criminal Act the criminal act of robbery, the characteristics of which are referred to in section 188, is considered to have taken place if the offender used...

  • Slovakia
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • 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