U.S. Embassy donates video-conferencing equipment to the Organized Crime Prosecutor’s Office

January 27, 2015

The U.S. Embassy Belgrade and the U.S. Department of Justice Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance and Training Program in Serbia donated a modern video-conferencing system to the Organized Crime Prosecutor`s Office of the Republic of Serbia.

This donation will help the Organized Crime Prosecutor’s Office handle cases with a foreign nexus more efficiently and effectively through, among other options, conducting remote interviewing of witnesses and defendants. The system will also be used to facilitate remote meetings with other prosecutor’s offices in the region and elsewhere in the world, and will, on a general level, help the Organize Crime Prosecutor’s Office cut down expenses associated with case related travel abroad. The value of the donation is $25,000.