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WARNING OVER SHEEP POACHING GANGS

In deepest darkest Devon, gangs of poachers are using cross-bred lurchers to hunt meat to order for their customers. Wonder who these customers are?

NEW EDITION OF OUR NEWSLETTER OUT!

In this special issue, dedicated to the SGOC?s First International Summer School on Organized crime (ISSOC), you will find:

* An overview of the first ISSOC in Catania 2009, with:

– Short summaries of the lectures of all keynote speakers;

– Three papers written by participants, presenting a very interesting insight into organized crime related problems dealt with from various cultural and professional backgrounds. Their work reflects perfectly the international and multidisciplinary atmosphere of the first ISSOC;

– Some pictures that bring the ISSOC to life for those who weren?t there.

* A preview of the next ISSOC in Leuven, July 2010: confirmed speakers, an insight into the program and links to some additional information.

NEW EDITION OF OUR NEWSLETTER OUT!

In this special issue, dedicated to the SGOC?s First International Summer School on Organized crime (ISSOC), you will find:

* An overview of the first ISSOC in Catania 2009, with:

– Short summaries of the lectures of all keynote speakers;

– Three papers written by participants, presenting a very interesting insight into organized crime related problems dealt with from various cultural and professional backgrounds. Their work reflects perfectly the international and multidisciplinary atmosphere of the first ISSOC;

– Some pictures that bring the ISSOC to life for those who weren?t there.

* A preview of the next ISSOC in Leuven, July 2010: confirmed speakers, an insight into the program and links to some additional information.

POLICE NOT SPENDING MORE TIME ON PATROL

A piece on the government’s white paper on policing and the police response to spending cuts. Suddenly, ACPO wants mergers. But mergers didnt happen last time because the Treasury refused to foot the costs. Mergers are not a short-term solution and short-term savings are the requirement of the day. Wake up anmd smell the coffee ACPO!

POLICE CLOSE SCAM WEBSITES

What on earth is an Ugg boot anyway? 1,200 websites offering cheap goods closed down. Run by Asian gangs and not a good idea to hand them your credit card details.

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