The VALCRI project is funded by the EC to undertake R&D with a view to developing an integrated software support system for police forces across partner countries. This software system, known as VALCRI, will be used by police analysts to investigate crimes and crime-related behaviour, complementing and enhancing current police capabilities. The consortium includes partners and activities aimed at designing the technology from cognitive, legal, ethical and privacy perspectives so that the rights of the individual to security and liberty will be respected while ensuring the good of society.

It will also enable law enforcement agencies to make their processes more transparent, so that the processes by which their conclusions are reached are made easier to inspect.

Team: Margit Pohl (contact person for IGW), Johanna Haider

Project website: www.valcri.org

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