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United Kingdom continues to support the Cybercrime@Octopus project

March 2018 Strasbourg, France

The United Kingdom and the Council of Europe signed in March 2018 a new grant agreement, through which the UK continued their support to the Cybercrime@Octopus project, and in particular to the work of the Cybercrime Convention Committee (T-CY). Cybercrime@Octopus is the project based on...

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Contribution by Monaco to the Cybercrime@Octopus project

11 May 2018 Strasbourg, France

The Principality of Monaco has signed an Agreement, which foresees a new voluntary contribution of €50,000 to support the Council of Europe action against cybercrime through the Cybercrime@Octopus project. Funds will be used to support the work of the Cybercrime Convention Committee (T-CY). The...

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iPROCEEDS: Regional workshop on criminal justice statistics on cybercrime and electronic evidence

14 - 15 May 2018 BUCHAREST, rOMANIA

Statistics on cybercrime and electronic evidence are essential to quantify the level of threats posed by the different forms of cybercrimes and cyber-enabled crimes, to support more efficient investigations and prosecutions and to better inform strategic decisions of policy-makers and regulators....

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Global state of cybercrime legislation reviewed

15 May 2018 Vienna, Austria

The "global state of cybercrime legislation" was reviewed today in a workshop organised by the Council of Europe at the UN Crime Commission in Vienna. Between 2013 and 2018 good progress was made worldwide in terms of criminalisation. About half of UN member States now have substantive laws in...

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