This manual reflects on the changes and novelties that the new law on criminal procedure brings. It was developed by the OSCE Mission in Skopje in co-operation with the Ministry of Internal Affairs for use at the training sessions for police officers that will be organised throughout the year.
Overall objective of the manual is to introduce all authorized officials and police officers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs to the new concept of the Law of Criminal Procedure, the new authorities in the proceedings, their rights and duties, law enforcement authorities in the investigation procedure, investigation process, and prosecution.
By studying this manual the police officers are expected to be familiar with:
The manual was drafted into 9 parts and each part refers to certain provisions in the Law on Criminal Procedure.
The section 10 of the manual contains the Code of Criminal Procedure.