Supporting Measures for Witnesses, the Informed, Victims in Organized Crimes


1 Student in Criminal Law and Criminology

2 Department of Law, Damavand Branch, Islamic Azad University, Damavand, Iran



The protection of witnesses, both from the perspective of individual rights and from the perspective of public good and social expediency, has always been the focus of legal schools because witnesses and the informed either in terms of the type of crime, such as testifying in security crimes, or in terms of the status of the criminal, such as testifying against special criminals or the status of the witness, such as infancy, gender, or recent financial need can play an important role in the case of organized crime due to. Therefore, this article aims to support measures for witnesses, the informed, and victims of organized crimes. From this point of view, after expanding the conceptual space of the subject and expressing its problematic aspect, it will investigate the importance of organized crimes and the protection of witnesses and informed. According to the subject documents, presented in this research, the research method is descriptive-analytical and the method of collecting data in this research is the library. The findings of this study indicate that one of the most effective and efficient approaches to support witness and the informed is to predict the protective measures in criminal law (substantive and formal) in the form of non-criminal protection and criminal protection measures.


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