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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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