“The root causes of violence in South-Eastern Europe” by Goradz Mesko

In september 2003, the Council of Europe organised a Seminar on responses to violence in everyday life in South-East Europe. During this seminar, which was held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, Goradz Mesko presented an important overview of issues at stake in … More

Meeting with the Lithuanian Association of Local Authorities, Oct. 2006

On October 29th, the EFUS met the Lithuanian Association of Local Authorities, which was represented by its representative for International Affairs. This association gathers all Lithuanian authorities and is very interested in safety-related topics, which are hardly developed in this … More

Report from an exchange visit in Paris of Lithuanian delegates

The European Forum for Urban Safety hosted three delegates from Lithuania who were interested in gaining practical experience and expertise about crime prevention programmes in France. Click here for a report from their visit, containing useful information about crime prevention … More

Efus “Country profile” : Lithuania

Last update : 03/2006 Population (2006) : 3.403.200 1.Crime statistics Crime rate(2004) : 24,49‰ Global tendency : + 14,93% (1998 to 2005) Main Offences (2005) : Theft : 48,4% Robberies : 5, 8% Public nuisances : 4,4% Drug related offences : 2,02% … More

National Crime Prevention Council

  The Norwegian National Crime Prevention Council (Det kriminalitetsforebyggende rad) was established in 1980 and focussed originally on technical security measures. During the last years the efforts of the Council have been primarily focussed on children and young people. Nowadays … More