Dispelling Myths

Dispelling Myths

Defeating transnational organized crime requires a thorough understanding of how it works By Dr. Paul Rexton Kan  |  Photos by The Associated Press Organized crime syndicates…

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Following the Money

Following the Money

An informal group of financial sleuths is critical to fighting transnational crime By Joseph Wheatley, trial attorney, Organized Crime and Gang Section, U.S. Department of…

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Social Media Intelligence

Social Media Intelligence

Using Facebook, Twitter and other sites to combat organized crime By Tudoriu Constantin-Sorin | Photos by The Associated Press The international security environment has responded to the rapid…

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Lessons Learned in Serbia

Lessons Learned in Serbia

Whether trafficked or smuggled, immigrants can be exploited By Vladan Lukic, chief police inspector, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Serbia Discussions about human smuggling in Southeast…

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Confronting the Scourge Head-On

Confronting the Scourge Head-On

Ukraine develops a comprehensive national strategy to counter organized crime By Maj. Andrii Rudyi. Organized crime and corruption analyst, Security Service of Ukraine  A well-coordinated and organized…

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Fighting Corruption in Croatia

Fighting Corruption in Croatia

A specialized office targets organized crime By Saša Manojlovic and Marta Šamota Galjer Corruption and organized crime emerged as serious problems in the Republic of…

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Colombia’s Coca Leaf Boom

Colombia’s Coca Leaf Boom

Why it should concern us all By Laura Diorella Islas Limiñana, the Standing Group on Organised Crime of the European Consortium for Political Research Cocaine…

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European Integration Before BREXIT

European Integration Before BREXIT

What history reveals about the future By János Matus, Ph.D., International Business School, Budapest, Hungary The British vote to leave the European Union came as…

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An Essential Military Role

An Essential Military Role

Edited by:  U.S. Army Col. William Mendel and Dr. Peter McCabe PUBLISHED BY:  JSOU Press REVIEWED BY:  per Concordiam Staff It is counterintuitive that nations…

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