Organized Crime

Start Date: Sunday, October 21, 2012
End Date: Saturday, October 27, 2012
Category: Criminal Law European Criminal Law
Venue: Wustrau
Country: Germany
Leading organisation: Deutsche Richterakademie
Cooperative Partner:
Language(s): German
Training level:
Target audience:
Participants(EJTN): 5
Contact: Wiebke Dettmers
Contact e-mail:
Contact phone: +49 30 18580 6971

Course Description

The conference is targeted at criminal court judges and public prosecutors. The following topics will be addressed in lectures, discussions, working groups and through exchanges of experiences:

  • Structural forms and typical conduct by offenders
  • Organisational measures on the part of the police and the justice system to combat organised crime
  • New means and methods of investigation and search
  • Specific problems at the main hearing
  • Witness protection
  • Siphoning off of proceeds and forfeiture of assets
  • Co-operation between the police and the justice system and other institutions
  • International cooperation.