The Special State Prosecutor’s Office

 

Jurisdiction

 

The Special State Prosecutor’s Office shall have jurisdiction for the prosecution of perpetrators of criminal offences (“Official Gazette of Montenegro, No.10/2015”), as follows:

1. organized crime, regardless of duration of prescribed punishment;

2. high-level corruption;

                   a) If a state official committed the following criminal offences:

·         abuse of office;

·         fraud in  the performance of an official duty;

·         trading in influence;

·         inciting to engage in trading in influence;

·         active bribery;

·         passive bribery;

    b) If the proceeds of crime exceeding the amount of forty thousand Euros have been obtained by committing the following criminal offences:

·         abuse of position in business undertakings;

·         abuse of authority in economy;

3. money laundering;

4. terrorism and

5. war crimes.