CARDS Regional Police Project (CARPO)

a Council of Europe/European Commission regional project against
serious crime in South-eastern Europe


Welcome to the CARDS Police Project Newsletter

The CARDS Police Newsletter is issued every four months and features information on issues relating to activities within the CARPO Project as well as outside events related to the organised and economic crime in Europe.

Last Issue

Newsletter n8 10 July 2007 (last edition)


Signature of a regional agreement on co-operation and exchange of information on financial investigations by the Heads of Police from South-eastern Europe, Belgrade 20 June 2007 (more)        

Update of the 2006 Situation Report on Organised and Economic Crime in South-eastern Europe, issued on 20 June 2007        

Drafting of legislation on extended confiscation and on the creation of a special Agency executing seizure and confiscation orders in several project areas        

Regional workshop for practitioners from the police on the exchange of experience in conducting financial investigations, inter-agency and cross-border cooperation, Belgrade, 19 June 2007        

Update, by each project area, of the specific parts of the training manual on financial investigations and confiscation of proceeds from crime, issued mid of June 2007        

CARPO 6th Advisory Board Meeting, Strasbourg, 20 April 2007

Previous Issues
Newsletter n7
 15 January 2007

Newsletter n6
  1 September 2006

Newsletter n 5  
  1 May 2006

Newsletter n 4
25 January 2006

Newsletter n 3
  25 October 2005
Newsletter n 2
  15 June 2005  

Newsletter n1
  January 2005