Conventional Crime and Trust in Police Authorities

Policy Brief The low trust of Bulgarian citizens in police authorities has a direct impact on the level of reporting of criminal incidents by victims of crime. The low levels of crime reporting create a systemic problem, as they impede effective investigation and the administration of justice, which poses the risk of increase in conventional […]


Regional Dimensions of Crime in Bulgaria

Regional differences in the levels of conventional crime have remained poorly studied. The analysis of indicators, constituting significant variances between regions, municipalities and police precincts allows for identifying weaknesses in the strategies for preventing and countering crime. The publication presents two innovative assessment tools – the Index of Registered Conventional Crime (Conventional Crime Index), which […]