EUG2 Italy

The second Pol-PRIMETT II EUG meeting was held on Tuesday 1st July 2014 at the Hotel Dei Congressi, Rome, Italy.

The meeting was attended by 51 delegates from 10 EU Member States.

Please click here to download the meeting programme.

Steve Welsh, Pol-PRIMETT II's Project Director from the National Crime Agency (NCA) opened the meeting.

This was followed by presentations by:

  • Aldo Madia, Agenfor Italia and Francisco Cavuoto, Guardia di Finanza provided a number of metal theft case studies from Italy
  • Francesco Cavuoto from the Guardia di Finanza presented the case of Electra in the absence of Prosecutor Silvia Santoro.Cristina Checchinato, Europol and Francois Despres, Gendarmerie Nationale provided an overview of the EMPACT project
  • Jose Pires from the UIC provided an overview of his research into mapping metal theft across the EU

The delegates were then split into two workshops:

  • Workshop 1 - Collating and mapping data to create a picture of metal theft across Europe
  • Workshop 2 - Links to other crime types and identifying knowledge gaps

Please click here for the full report of the meeting.

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