- Defining organized crime
- Definition in the Organized Crime Convention
- Similarities and differences between organized crime and other forms of crime
- Activities, organization and composition of organized criminal groups
Published in April 2018
Regional Perspective: Eastern and Southern Africa - added in April 2020
This module is a resource for lecturers
The following readings are recommended for students interested in exploring the topics of this Module in more detail, and for lecturers teaching the Module:
Calderoni, Francesco (2010). Organized Crime Legislation in the European Union: Harmonization and Approximation of Criminal Law, National Legislations and the EU Framework Decision on the Fight against Organized Crime. Springer Science & Business Media.
Okoth, J.R.A. (2014). The Crime of Conspiracy in International Criminal Law. Springer.
Salvador, W. Joseph (2015). Dismantling the Internet Mafia: RICO's Applicability to Cyber Crime. Rutgers Computer & Technology Law Journal, vol. 41, 268-297.