EUCPN

Webinar 40/2020: The prevention of and information on individual fraud

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29 May 2020

This webinar presents the European Crime Prevention Network (EUCPN) toolbox on the prevention of individual frauds, perhaps better known as scams. This entails frauds committed against individuals by individuals or criminal organisations. Increasingly, this type of fraud has become a profitable and cross-border enterprise, prompting some scholars to call these offenders ‘scampreneurs’. Consequently, this type of crime deserves an EU-wide approach. The webinar will introduce some of the key criminal mechanisms and offer ideas for preventive actions.

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Strengthened cooperation between CEPOL and the European Crime Prevention Network

Strengthened cooperation between CEPOL and the European Crime Prevention Network
25 June 2020

The European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training (CEPOL) concluded a Working Arrangement with the European Crime Prevention Network (EUCPN) on 23 June 2020.

The document was signed by CEPOL’s Executive Director, Dr.h.c Detlef Schröder and the Chair of EUCPN, Mr. Ivo JAKIĆ. The Working Arrangement formalises and strengthens existing cooperation between the two organisations and provides a framework for developing closer ties and mutual support in future.

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European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27
Hungary

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Hungary

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