Accelerators and Detectors for Homeland Security

Grzegorz Wrochna, Agnieszka Syntfeld-Kazuch, Marek Moszynski, Michal Gierlik, Slawomir Wronka, Andrzej Soltan, Institute for Nuclear Studies, Otwock-Swierk, Poland

Keywords: electron accelerator, homeland security, neutron activation, scintillators, x-ray radiography


Nano-trace: A Marking Tool for Movable Objects of Cultural or Industrial Value

Max Schvoerer, Association FER-PACT “Sciences and Cultural Heritage”, Begles, France; University Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux 3, France

Claude Ney, Stephan Dubernet, Pierre Selva, University Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux 3, France

Nadine Colmant de Kock, Theft and Forgery Countering Team, Sambreville – Tamines, Belgium

Philippe Speeckaert, Theft and Forgery Countering Team, Sambreville – Tamines, Belgium

Cilia Enza, Association FER-PACT “Sciences and Cultural Heritage”, Begles, France; Sicilian Regional Museum of Ceramics in Caltagirone, Italy

Jean-Pierre Massue, Association FER-PACT “Sciences and Cultural Heritage”, Begles, France

Celine Ollagnier, Association FER-PACT “Sciences and Cultural Heritage”, Begles, France; University Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux 3, France

Edouard Aubert, Association FER-PACT “Sciences and Cultural Heritage”, Begles, France

Keywords: countering, cultural assets, expert examination, identification, marking, nano-trace, prevention, security, theft, tracking circulation


Experimental and Numerical Simulation Activities for the Assessment of Explosion Effects in a Train Station

George Solomos, Folco Casadei, Georgios Giannopoulos, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission

Martin Larcher, Universität der Bundeswehr München, Germany

Keywords: blast loading, counter terrorism, explosions, forensic science, security by design


Strategic and Economic Issues of Ownership Rights and Private Life Compliance

Frederic Crestin, Cercle d'Etude de la Sécurité Industrielle et Commerciale, Paris, France

Michel Judde, Cercle d'Etude de la Sécurité Industrielle et Commerciale, Paris, France

Keywords: cloud computing, personal data, data protection


Principal Threats to State Security - the Essence and Interdependence

Bernard Wisniewski, Higher School of Administration in Bielsko Biala, Poland

Keywords: conflicts, homeland security, security, threat


Outline of a New Interdisciplinary Model for Research Intangible and Tangible Security

Wlodzimierz Chojnacki, University of Wroclaw, Poland 

Keywords: combat readiness, defense politics, risk, security, sociology, threat


Present Considerations About Romania´s National Security

Monica Vlad, Marius Mazilu,  Romanian-German University of Sibiu, Romania

Keywords: Balkans region, security, fighting crime, international cooperation


The Organization of State Bodies Responsible for Internal Security in Norway

Arkadiusz Sekscinski, University of Warsaw

Keywords: homeland security, hybrid network-agency model, security agencies


Japanese Support System of Crisis Management Services

Grzegorz Gudzbeler, Mariusz Nepelski, Andrzej Urban,  Police Academy in Szczytno, Poland

Keywords: critical situation, catastrophe, tsunami, crisis management, prevention


Internal Security in the Historical Perspective – an Outline. Part 1.

Piotr Majer, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Poland

Keywords: history of security, state security, personal security


Theoretical Reflections on Change and Human Rights in the South African Police Service:a Case for a New Theoretical Foundation-Reciprocal Moral Dualism

Cornelis J. Roelofse, University of Limpopo, South Africa

Keywords: democracy, human rights, morality, society


Modern Approach to Psychological Study of Creative Thinking Among Law Enforcement Officers

Vitaliy Karpenko, Lviv State University of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

Keywords: creative thinking, mental process, police education, police officer


Ukraine in the International System to Combat Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing

Sierghej Butkevich, Odessa State University of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

Keywords: money laundering, financial intelligence, financing terrorism, international cooperatio


Cooperation of Police Forces, Border Police and Custom Services in Combating Crime Against Cultural Heritage

Wiesław Plywaczewski, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Poland

Keywords: border police, crime, customs, international cooperation, protection of cultural heritag


General Characterisation of the Criminal State of the City of Debrecen Between the Years 2000 and 2008

Matyas Szabolcs, University of Debrecen, Hungary

Keywords: crime infection, crime structure, criminal geography, law enforcement, police


Errors that Occur During the Preliminary Investigation: the Essence, Nature and Types

Vladimir Kramarienko, Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University in Kaliningrad, Russia

Keywords: criminal proceedings, investigation, investigative errors


The Issue of Polygraph Tests in Poland

Andrzej Wazny, Institute of Justice, Warsaw, Poland

Keywords: criminal proceedings, polygraph, polygraph test, unconscious body reactions


Problems Involved in Protecting Participants of Criminal Proceedings in the Investigation of Crimes Committed by Organized Groups

Valerij Shepitko, Yaroslav Mudryi, National Law Academy in Kharkiv, Ukraine

Bogdan Shur, Regional Police Headquarters in Lviv, Ukraine

Keywords: security, investigation, organized crime, criminal proceedings


Advantages and Disadvantages of Confiscating Property as a Criminal Law Measure

Natalia Martynenko, Academy of Management of the Interior Ministry of Russia

Eduard Martynenko, Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

Keywords: crime, confiscation, criminal law


Legal and Psychological Aspects of Non-custodial Penalties for Young Offenders in the Republic of Belarus

Viacheslav Shabanov, Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Belarus in Minsk

Keywords: penalty, criminal law, criminal procedure, juvenile


Ensuring the Security of High-risk Facilities, and International Law

Mikhail Nazarkin, Academy of Management of the Interior Ministry of Russia

Keywords: critical situation, high risk facilities, terrorism, international law, security


Book Review: R. Glowacki, K. Lojek, E. Ostrowska, A. Tyburska, A. Urban, CPTED as a Strategy of Providing Security for the Local Community, Gaudium, Lublin 2010

Tadeusz Cielecki, Opole University, Poland