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The press review is a long-term objective of the Association turing it into a real observatory of transnational crime facts around the planet.

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Get last informations about organized crime research over the word. Studies, books, researche, reports, announcements.

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The last press and media information about what is going on on organized crime around the world. We gather more than 500 news in 5 different languages every day. We try to provide some selection on illegal trafficking and organized crime.

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Recent News

Special report: corruption and org. crime in Ukraine

Geneva, the 27th of April – The Organized Crime Observatory (OCO) released a special report on organized crime and public corruption in Ukraine,

Migration : a special report calls for a concerted EU action

« In October 2013, Italy captured international headlines when a boat carrying hundreds of asylum seekers sunk off its coast, killing over 360 people.

Swiss leaks : connections between HSBC and suspected criminals

HSBC’s Swiss bank concealed large sums of money for people facing allegations of serious wrongdoing, including drug-running, corruption and money

Chase Ergen appointed Representative for the Caribbean by OCO

St Kitts, January 2015 Telecom entrepreneur and globetrotter Charles Edward Krasny Ergen has been appointed OCO (Organized Crime Observatory)

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