Received: 2016-05-15  |  Accepted: 2016-11-26

Title

National security strengthening through the operational activities law


Abstract

The basis of this paper is the study of legislative acts of such counties as Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Poland, Ukrainie and Russia, related to national security, public order and interests of state prosperity in order to prevent disorders or crimes, to protect health and morality, to safeguard rights and freedoms. The objective of the paper is to assess whether the national legislation meets in this field contemporary requirements, and what are differences in comparison with the legislation of other countries. Our results show that the laws of above mentioned countries are supplemented in due time as much as possible taking into account needs and financial resources of corresponding state. The laws have also similar objectives and tasks. There are some distinctions in application of legal provisions, which, after discussion, would be usefully to introduce into normative regulations of the Republic of Latvia. The norms of law must be clearly defined; the commensurate restrictions must be appropriate for achievement of particular objective, as well as socially necessary. Moreover, the authors of the paper offer concrete proposals taking into account human rights, contemporary situation on the international scene, as well as potential of respective state institution.


Keywords

security, government, human rights, law, crime


JEL classifications

K42 , O10 , P00


URI

http://jssidoi.org/jssi/papers/papers/view/217


DOI

10.9770/jssi.2017.6.3(6)

Authors

Trofimovs, Igors
State Police College
Daugavpils University
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Ivančiks, Jānis
Turība University
Daugavpils University
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Title

Journal of Security and Sustainability Issues


Issue date

2017


ISSN

ISSN 2029-7017 (print)
ISSN 2029-7025 (online)

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