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Eldan Mujanović

Associate Professor, Criminal Policy Research Centre/Faculty of Criminal Justice, Criminology and Security Studies (University of Sarajevo)

Eldan Mujanović, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. His research focus covers areas of policing, international police cooperation, asset recovery, criminal investigation of organized and property crime, as well as strategic framework for combating trafficking in persons, illegal migration, and corruption. He is also one of the founders of prominent non-governmental organisation Criminal Policy Research Centre (CPRC) which gather academics and other individual researchers with aim to enhance and promote public policies in the field of prevention and suppression of all the forms of criminality, and illegal and asocial behaviour through deploying objective and reliable research methodology and working standards.


A) Scientific papers, books and book chapters

  • Mujanović, E. (2006). “The financial investigation of crime-overview”, Kriminalističke teme, Journal of the Faculty of Criminal Justice Science University of Sarajevo, VI.
  • Mujanović, E. (2007).”The financial investigations and confiscation of illegally obtained property”- (Training handbook for law enforcement and prosecution authorities), Council of Europe;
  • Mujanović, E. (2007). “Money laundering as global security threat (situation in BIH)”, Kriminalističke teme, VI (1-2), Journal of the Faculty of Criminal Justice Science University of Sarajevo;
  • Mujanović, E., Nash, J. & Wifree, L. T. (2008). Prevalence and Correlates of Juvenile Offending and Substance Use Among Youth in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Eurogang Study), Kriminalističke teme, VIII (1-2),133-148;
  • Petrović, B., Mujanović, E. (2009). The offense of money laundering in a comparative law, Godišnjak Pravnog fakulteta u Sarajevu, LII, 301-323;
  • Mujanović, E., Bojanić, N. & Katana, I. (2009). Detecting the theft of motor vehicles on the basis of forged registration documents- case study Canton Sarajevo (2003-2008), Journal of the Faculty of Criminal Justice Science University of Sarajevo, IX (3-4), 99-122;
  • Mujanović, E. (2010). Investigation of money laundering in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Trends and Perspectives), In: Banović, B., Fatić, A. (Eds.), Social Aspects of Organized Crime. Belgrade: Centre for Security Studies & Institute of International Politics and Economics;
  • Petrović, B., Deljkić, I. & Mujanović, E. (2010). Characteristics of the investigation and prosecution of robbery crimes in the Canton of Sarajevo, Godišnjak Pravnog fakulteta u Sarajevu, LIII, 299-320;
  • French, A. L., Mujanović, E. (2010). Interviews with the Director of Police, Republic Srpska (RS) (Mr. Uros Pena, Ph.D.) and Director of Police, Brcko District (Mr. Goran Lujic) – Bosnia-Herzegovina, in. Trends in Policing: Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe (Vol. 3); Das, D. & Marenin, O. (e.d.s). London & New York: Routledge&CRC Press;
  • Nash, J., Mujanovic, E., & Winfree, T. (2011). Protective Effects of Parental Monitoring on Offending in Victimized Youth in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Child and Youth Services Journal, 32/3, 224-242;
  • Mujanović, E. & Rizvo, S. (2011). The role of Interpol in the implementation of extradition proceedings for serious violations of international humanitarian law. Kriminalističke teme, X, 3-4, 135-154;
  • Petrović, B., Deljkić, I. & Mujanović, E. (2011). The Identifying Characteristics of the Robbery Crimes and its Perpetrators in the Canton Sarajevo. Varstvoslovje-Journal of Criminal Justice and Security. XIII(2), 129-144;
  • Mujanović, E. & Deljkić, I. (2011). Actual Trends In Motor Vehicle Thefts Prevention: The Role Of Public-Private Partnership. NBP-Journal of Criminal Justice and Law. LIV (3), 216-231;
  • Petrović, B., Mujanović, E. &.Deljkić, I. (2011). Legal aspect of police cooperation in the EU: New trends of regionalisation. Godišnjak Pravnog fakulteta u Sarajevu, LIV, pp. 271-299.
  • Mujanović, E., Datzer, D. & Budimlić, M. (2012). Property Crime In Bosnia And Herzegovina According To Official Statistics, Journal of the Faculty of Criminal Justice Science University of Sarajevo, XII (1-2), pp. 1-27;
  • Mujanović, E. & Bajraktarević, D. (2012). Regulation of usurious behavior in legal system of B&H, Review of Criminology and Criminal Law, L (3), pp. 163-178;
  • Mujanović, E. & Sarajlija, S. (2014). Confiscation of proceeds of criminal offences in Bosnia and Herzegovina- Between ideals and reality. Proceedings Book of the international scientific conference “Establishment of a Modern Legal System. Sarajevo: Centre for social research Burch University, pp. 871-896;
  • Datzer, D., Deljkić, I. & Mujanović, E. (2014). On Basic Issues in Theoretical Criminalistics, in: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure Law and Criminalistics. A Festschrift on the Occasion of Professor Berislav Pavišić`s 70th Birthday, Publisher: Pravni fakultet Sveučilišta u Rijeci, Editors: Matulović Miomir, Kunštek Eduard, pp.73-87;
  • Mujanović, E. & Rizvo, S. (2014). Trafficking in Human Beings for Labor Exploatation: The Policy Dilemmas, Kriminalističke teme, XIV. (3-4), pp. 39-58;
  • Ferhatović, A. & Mujanović, E. (2015). Independent Forfeiture of Ilegally Obtained Property (Forfeiture in absence of convicting verdict). Yearbook of the Law Faculty of the University of Sarajevo, LVIII, pp. 33-55;
  • Rizvo, S. & Mujanović, E. (2015). Trafficking in Human Beings in Bosnia and Herzegovina: State of the Art and Associated Puzzles, Criminal Justice Issues- Journal of Criminal Justice and Security, XIV (5-6), pp. 75-92;
  • Mujanović, E. (2015). International Police Cooperation. Sarajevo: Faculty of Criminal Justice, Criminology and Security Studies;
  • Mujanović, E. & Datzer, D. (2016). Confiscation of the Proceeds of Crime. A Handbook for Practitioners. Sarajevo: Criminal Policy Research Centre;
  • Mujanović, E. (2016). Labor Exploitation for purposes of Human Trafficking. A Guidebook. Sarajevo: Criminal Policy Research Centre;
  • Mujanović, E. & Datzer, D. (2017). Extended Criminal Confiscation- A Theoretical, International and Comparative Legal View. Criminal Policy Research Centre;
  • Datzer, D., Mujanović, E. & Štitkovac, M. (2017). The Characteristics of Property Offenders in Canton Sarajevo, Criminal Justice Issues- Journal of Criminal Justice and Security, XVII (3-4), pp. 1-22;
  • Datzer, D., Mujanović, E. & Kadribašić, N. (2018). Whistle-Blowers Protection in International Comparative Law and De lege ferenda Proposals, Pravna misao, 7-8, pp. 26-58;
  • Mujanović, E, Datzer, D. & Fazlić, A. (2018). Heuristic Aspects of Criminal Investigation of Motor Vehicle Thefts, Policija i sigurnost, XXVII (1), pp. 119-134;
  • Mujanović, E, Datzer, D. & Kadribašić, N. (2018). Management of Proceeds of Crime in International and Comparative Law, Criminal Justice Issues- Journal of Criminal Justice and Security, XVIII (1-2), pp. 71-95;

B) Research studies

  • Confiscation of Illegally Obtained Property, in: Divjak, B., et al. (Eds.). Improving the system of national integrity. Proposals for a strategy to combat corruption in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Sarajevo: Transparency International BiH;
  • Enforcement of Alternative Measures for Juveniles: Legal, Institutional and Practical Issues. Sarajevo: Criminal Policy Research Center;
  • The prosecution of corruption in the courts and prosecutors’ offices in BiH, u: Monitoring of implementation of anticorruption reforms in BiH (second periodic report) Sarajevo: Transparency International BiH;
  • Monitoring of the implementation of the Strategy for Combating Corruption 2009-2014. (The first periodic report). Sarajevo: Transparency International;
  • Monitoring of the implementation of the Strategy for Combating Corruption 2009-2014. (The second periodic report). Sarajevo: Transparency International;
  • Confiscation of Illegally Obtained Property from Corruptive Crimes (analysis of legal framework in BiH). Transparency International.
  • The Role Of Covert Investigative Techniques In The Suppression Of Corruptive Crimes In BiH (Between Strategic Objectives And Legal Framework). Transparency International.
  • Analysis Less Corruption More Jobs- How to Improve Procedures, Programs and Projects, and how to Act Preventively on Possible Cases of Corruption. NBR&Link&Plod;
  • Second Multi-City Study on Quantities and Financing of Illicit Drug Consumption (2009-2012), (European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research);
  • The Police Integrity in Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2017, (International Research & Exchanges Board)

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