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Toolbox 9 - Preventing Illegal Trafficking of Firearms – policies & practices

We believe that illicit trafficking of firearms has not deserved the attention that it should. Even though it is obvious that the illicit trafficking of firearms is a threat to the...

  • European Union
  • Firearms
  • EUCPN Output
  • Toolbox
  • Research
  • 2016

The Cyprus Police periodically issues announcements on the prevention of car theft, which is the main category in vehicle crime, while it also distributes brochures and provides lectures and...

  • Cyprus
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

According to the Federal Republic of Germanys constitution, the Länder (states) are responsible for law enforcement within their territory. Thus each of the 16 German Länder can in principle...

  • Germany
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

All members of An Garda Síochána (Police officers) promote crime prevention and reduction. However, there are also dedicated Crime Prevention Officers within each Garda Division. These Crime...

  • Ireland
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

Trends:

The number of vehicle crimes reported over the last 3 years (2011-2013) has increased, on average, by 4%.

Relevant legislation:

In Italy, the most common alleged vehicle-related...

  • Italy
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014