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  • Police Cooperation

    Police Cooperation

    The fight against organised crime is an international challenge because there are no borders and there is no limit on criminals’ imagination when it comes to committing crimes. The overall goal of the Police Cooperation Cooperation of EL PAcCTO is to strengthen the police services responsible ...

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    Police Cooperation
  • Cooperation among Justice Systems

    Cooperation among Justice Systems

    The characteristics of organised crime are its international dimension, its significant economic volume and the complexity of its operations. They are detrimental to the general economy, weaken institutions and cause public insecurity and other social problems. The investigation and prosecution ...

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    Cooperation among Justice Systems
  • Penitentiary Systems

    Penitentiary Systems

    Latin American prisons have a high rate of overcrowding and present a diffuse infiltration of criminal organisations that often transform them into real schools of crime. The general objectives of the Penitentiary Systems component of EL PAcCTO are to improve penitentiary management systems, the ...

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We are a demand-driven programme covering 18 countries of the region    

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Videos

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  • This is how 2019 was for EL PAcCTO
    This is how 2019 was for EL PAcCTO

    The creation of Specialised Multidisciplinary Teams, the inauguration of the Paso Canoas Police Cooperation Centre, efforts to consolidate cooperation networks with EUROPOL, EUROJUST and AL and ...

  • International fight against money laundering
    International fight against money laundering

    Panama host the regional seminar “Money laundering: combining efforts for more effective cooperation“, which brings together about 70 specialists from 16 Latin American countries and experts from ...

  • Do we coordinate?
    Do we coordinate?

    EL PAcCTO proposes new models to make inter-institutional coordination more effective in the fight against organised crime

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  • (Español) ¿Qué es la trata de seres humanos y cuándo se produce?
    América Latina / Trata de Seres Humanos
    (Español) ¿Qué es la trata de seres humanos y cuándo se produce?

    (Español) Dos tenientes de la Guardia Civil, Víctor Pérez y Félix Durán, han colaborado con EL PAcCTO en la elaboración del “Manual regional de investigación de casos de trata de seres ...

    19 de febrero 2020
  • ELIPSIA, a tool against child sexual abuse
    América Latina / Cybercrime
    ELIPSIA, a tool against child sexual abuse

    Daniel Moreno, coordinator of the ELIPSIA network and lieutenant of the Spanish Civil Guard, tells us how the network that has driven EL PAcCTO works and who is behind it.

    22 de noviembre 2019
  • Advanced tools are needed to fight cybercrime
    América Latina / Cybercrime
    Advanced tools are needed to fight cybercrime

    Patricia Rodríguez Lastras, the prosecutor attached to the Computer Crime Chamber of the Spanish Attorney General's Office, shares her experience in regulation, legislation and guidelines in the ...

    15 de noviembre 2019
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