Albanian Study Center Against Crime established at 2015
Within the structure of the Study Center against Crime functions the Private Research and Identification Agency, which leaded by the principles experienced in the Constitution of the Republic of Albania, as well as laws approved by the Albanian Parliament? This agency consists of experienced specialists, who take the responsibility to exert the function of research and identification of the lost persons, or disappeared, in unknown directions, in cooperation with other state structures or NGO interested to find and identify them, achieving so practically the protection of human rights, in confidential and independent way.
The Private Research and Identification Agency proceeds on request basis of institutions, individuals, families or on its initiative, when notices that the human rights are broken with acts or non acts, that are against laws on power.
The private agents exert their activity not for material purposes. They are not members or employed at the public administration, no members of different religious sects.
The Private Research and Identification Agency cooperates with state institutions, associations and other agencies, especially with People` Attorney to carry its functions and duties. The cooperation includes providing juridical assistance o juridical and physical persons, Albanian or foreign citizens, who claim it, based on procedures that do not face legislation on power.
Private agents have the duty to open and follow up questionnaires of physical and juridical persons, as part of their activity, through confidential interviews, enabling collection of necessary info to detect facts, conditions, and opportunities. As well as concluding on reasons case after case, which are administered and documented in codified way, in the archive and central computer of the The Study Center against Crime.
The Research and Identification Agency takes the responsibility to protect the anonymity of the questioned persons, of the persons that help with their testimonies. In cooperation with respective sectors of the Ministry of Interiors, State Police, Prosecution, Court takes proper measures to protect the life and health of the interviewed persons, witnesses, and other persons who don’t want to be identified a front of families as well as mass media.