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“Once the cold season starts and night falls early, burglaries are on the rise. Therefore, the police will take action against this type of crime in autumn and winter 2016 and 2017, too. Specific analysis methods and swift search and investigative measures combined with more prevention are to be adopted to counter this type of crime. Direct contact to police officers lies at the heart of these measures.”
  • Austria
  • Burglary
  • Initiatives
  • 2017

The annual report „Organised Human Smuggling“ is intended to give stakeholders of the Federal Ministry of the Interior an in-depth overview of organised human smuggling or illegal migration...

  • Austria
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Policy
  • 2017
This is a collaborative partnership between the law enforcement agency, community members and groups, nonprofit providers and the individuals and organizations to serve to develop solutions to problems and increase trust in police.
  • Austria
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Organised property crime
  • Burglary
  • Pickpocketing
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2012
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

Human trafficking is defined in the Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Act 2008 which specifically prohibits trafficking for sexual and labour exploitation, including forced labour in persons,...

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