Administration of Justice

Department for the Interior
www.otm.gov.hu/web/portal.nsf/index

This site, in Hungarian, is the official site of the Department for the Interior.

Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Hungary
www.mfa.gov.hu/

This site, in English Hungarian, is the official site of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs. Available are factsheets on Hungary and extensive links to information about Hungarian foreign policy.

Ministry of Justice
www.im.hu/

This site, in Hungarian, is the official site of the Ministry of Justice.

National Institute of Criminology
www.okri.hu

Provides a wide range of information including some on juvenile offenders, as well as information on research projects and links to other websites.  In Hungarian.

National Security Office
www.nbh.hu/

Provides information as to the history and function of the National Security Office.  In Hungarian and some English.

Prosecution Service of the Republic of Hungary
www.mklu.hu/cgi-bin/index.pl?text=57&lang=en

This website provides information as to current statistics and news. In Hungarian and English.


Corruption & Fraud

Cybercrime Legislation - Country Profile
www.coe.int/t/dg1/legalcooperation/economiccrime/cybercrime/Documents/CountryProfiles/567-LEG-country%20profile%20Hungary%20_7%20June%2007_En.pdf

These profiles have been prepared within the framework of the Council of Europe’s Project on Cybercrime in view of sharing information on cybercrime legislation and assessing the current state of implementation of the Convention on Cybercrime under national legislation.


Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention in Hungary
www.bunmegelozes.hu/?lang=en

This website provides various information regarding crime prevention in Hungary such as the national strategy for community crime prevention and Hungarian projects as best practices.

National Strategy for Social Crime Prevention
new.crime-prevention-intl.org/io_files/io_26_hungarian_national_strategy_for_community_crime_prevention.pdf

Provides information on the current state of crime in Hungary, the social harms of crime and social crime prevention strategies, including the prevention of recidivism and juvenile crime.


Drugs & Alcohol

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) - Country Overview
www.emcdda.europa.eu/publications/country-overviews/hu

The EMCDDA country overview provides a structured synopsis of the trends and characteristics of national drug problems. It consists of a summary of the national drug situation, key statistics at a glance and a barometer showing the drug use prevalence position of Hungary.


Law & the Courts

Constitutional Court of Hungary
www.mkab.hu/

This website offers access to information from the Constitutional Court of Hungary, including case law, a bibliography, and links to legal sites. In English, Deutsch, Magyar and Francais.

Parliament of Hungary
www.mkogy.hu/

This website provides links to the standing orders of the Parliament, the library of the Parliament, the EU Integration Website of the National Assembly, and the NATO Information Center. In Hungarian and English.

Supreme Court of Hungary
www.lb.hu/

This is the official site of the Supreme Court of Hungary. In Hungarian.


Police & Law Enforcement

Hungarian National Police
www.police.hu/

Provides information about the Hungarian Police.  Mostly in Hungarian, but safety tips for tourists provided in English.


Research & Statistics

Hungarian Society of Criminology
www.kriminologia.aspnet.hu/

Provides links to Hungarian, European and International websites in various fields of criminology and criminal justice.  This site is currently under construction in English.

Introduction to Hungarian Law Research
www.nyuglobal.org/globalex/Hungary.htm

Provides a briefing about Hungarian legal system and goverment institutions. It includes links to official sites, sources of legal literature and other information sources.