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Mission in Kosovo and Prosecutors Office organised training on confiscation procedures

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
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Subject
Policing
Subject
Policing
Date(s)
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Region
South-Eastern Europe
Keywords
corruption, search, confiscation

Summary

On 3 and 5 May in Prishtinë/Priština, the OSCE Mission in Kosovo (Mission), in co-operation with the Chief Prosecutor’s Office, organized a training on confiscation procedures. The training was delivered by the Kosovo Coordinator for Combating Economic Crimes and focused on the application of relevant articles in the Criminal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code pertaining to sequestration, temporary sequestration, and confiscation procedures, as well as on provisions of the Law on Extended Powers for Confiscation of Assets. Case-law from the European Court of Human Rights was also referenced. It was provided to police officers, prosecutors and officers from the Anti-Corruption Agency. In line with its mandate, the Mission will continue to support justice system institutions in further aligning their practices with rule of law and human rights requirements, including in the area of combating corruption.

Information

Added on
19 May 2016
Origin
OSCE Mission in Kosovo
Region
Serbia
Keywords
corruption, search, confiscation
Rights
OSCE