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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
In Cyprus, there are many criminal offences that fall under the category of Property Crime. The main ones are:  Theft  Criminal offences related to Theft  Criminal Trespassing  Robbery and Extortion  Burglary during the night, Burglary and similar criminal offences  False pretenses  Issue of Cheques without security  Fencing  Fraud by Trustees and Person in a Position of Trust and False Accounting  Usury and Profiteering Please note that, for an offence to be considered as Organized, there has to be involvement of an Organized Criminal Group.
  • Cyprus
  • Organised property crime
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019
Crimes against property (robberies, burglaries)
  • Spain
  • Organised property crime
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019
Property crime is among the crimes that has been sanctioned since the old ages and it’s represented highest (nearly 60%) in the Hungarian overall crime rate. The base of the current legislation is the Act V of 1878 on the Criminal Code. In regard of property crime the offended legal interests are typically proprietary rights and the connected rights such as beneficial use and lawful interest
  • Hungary
  • Organised property crime
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

Prevention of property crimes has been one of the Romanian Police`s priority in the last 5 years.The main objectives are to target prevention activities to the most important types of crime...

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