Do-it-yourself policing: challenges and opportunities for public security

Berlin, Germany, January 2017 – What are the potential and challenges of social media use by citizens when it is closely related to or overlaps in part with police work? How can crime prevention benefit from do-it-yourself (DIY) policing? How … More

2nd Prevention and Youth Citizenship international film festival in La Rochelle

La Rochelle, France, February 2017 – Created last year by the urban community of La Rochelle and the Angoul’loisirs association for “youth and popular education”, the FestiPREV film festival, which showcases short films made by young people on the theme … More

European seminar: Preventing and Countering Discriminatory Violence at the Local Level – 2-3 March 2017, Vienna

Preventing and Countering Discriminatory Violence at the Local Level European seminar 2-3 March 2017, Vienna According to recent reports by European institutions and civil society organisations, incidents motivated by hate and intolerance are increasing in number and intensity in many … More

LIAISE 2 seminar: Prevention of radicalisation in the context of probation and prison – 29 March 2017, The Hague

The prevention of radicalisation in the context of probation and prison Challenges and opportunities for the partnership between local authorities and judicial actors 3rd LIAISE 2 European seminar Wednesday, 29 March The Hague, Netherlands NB: The registrations are now closed. … More

“Security is a fundamental part of our tourism offer”, José Martínez Espasa, Chief of the Local Police of Dénia, Spain

Located in the province of Alicante, on the Spanish Costa Blanca, Dénia is a tourism hotspot. The Chief of the Local Police explains how the work led by Efus on security and tourism, in particular the publication Security and Tourism: … More

Brno’s (CZ) Senior Academy winner of the 2016 European Crime Prevention Award

Paris, January 2017 – The town of Brno, Czech Republic, a member of Efus, won the European Crime Prevention Award, whose theme this year was “organised crime against elderly people”, for its Senior Academy scheme. The award ceremony was held … More