The aim of this workshop, jointly organised by the SPMU and the UNODC, was to examine the difficulties in co-operation and to identify remedial action against them. The workshop will also address the need for effective co-ordination of national criminal justice systems with a particular emphasis on the operational links between prosecutors and the police and issues connected to corruption.
The European Police Congress takes place at the beginning of each year in Berlin. It represents an independent Meeting Place for experts of the Police, Governments and Industries and is exclusively intended for this specific group. In 2008 the Conference discusses European Security Architectures: Information Technologies - Intelligence - Operations within a main programme of two days and ten panel sessions.
This lessons learned report describes and compares the challenges the Law Enforcement Departments (LEDs) of the OSCE field operations faced when they implemented their mandates. Furthermore, the report compiles and compares the strategies and practices the LEDs applied to cope with the challenges. This is the Volume 7 in the SPMU Publication Series.