Will EU-Wide Cooperation in Fighting Organised Crime Be a Brexit Casualty?

Will EU-Wide Cooperation in Fighting Organised Crime Be a Brexit Casualty? The Government will need to be careful to ensure that Europe-wide cooperation in fighting organised crime does not become a casualty of Brexit. One novel case in which working in harmony with a fellow EU member state was crucial concerned alleged money laundering on a grand scale in the South of France. A French national was facing prosecution in France in relation to a very large sum of money generated by the disposal of an estate in Provence. He was, amongst other things, accused of corporate fraud and laundering profits of organised crime, and had been issued with a…