On the basis of Decision 2007/845/JHA, each EU State is to set up or designate a maximum of two Asset Recovery Offices to facilitate the tracing and identification of proceeds of crime and other cr
Today the Commission proposed new rules for a more effective and widespread confiscation of funds and other property acquired through crime. The proposal will simplify existing rules and fill important gaps which are exploited by persons belonging to organised.
Facilitating asset confiscation will hamper criminal activities and deter criminality by showing that crime does not pay. It will also protect our economy against criminal infiltration and corruption.