A brief report by the broadcaster, RT, highlights the extreme lengths that some governments are going to in order to protect important witnesses. According to the article on the Russian police’s witness protection program has even been known to stage the deaths of witnesses in order to confuse the criminals who are seeking them out.
Witness protection is undoubtedly a high risk area and one that needs careful management. All organisations and agencies managing witness protection programmes must carefully consider the processes and policies that surround them.Tags: police, Russia, witness protection, witness protection program
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