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Międzynarodowe organizacje przestępcze – typologia, charakterystyka i zwalczanie
International organized crime – typology, profile, combating

Author(s): Mariusz Wódka
Subject(s): Politics / Political Sciences, Politics, Social Sciences, Law, Constitution, Jurisprudence, International Law, Sociology, Security and defense, Studies in violence and power, Globalization
Published by: Uniwersytet Przyrodniczo-Humanistyczny w Siedlcach
Keywords: crime;organized crime groups;globalisation;transnational;security

Summary/Abstract: The aim of the article is to present and describe a phenomenon of transnational organized crime. Crime is a complex phenomenon in which you can “control” society and the functioning of organized criminal groups is largely the socio-political-economic activity focused on financial benefits. For the sake of citizens as well as financial and economic security, each state has to create mechanisms safeguarding and protecting against these practices. This requires close cooperation between national and international institutions appointed to counteracting and combating transnational criminal groups.

  • Issue Year: 1/2015
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 149-162
  • Page Count: 14
  • Language: Polish