How to Achieve a Balance Between Effective Preventing Crime and Protecting Privacy of Citizens; Online Search – as a New Challenge for eJustice
Are traditional legal measures, typical for off-line police operationalactivities such as surveillance, bugging telephones, searching homes or re-questing data from third parties, sufficient for online investigation? Or is itnecessary to adopt a special legal regime to deal with this situation? Another important question is how to seek a delicate balance between effectivecrime-fighting law and one which respect constitutional rights? New investigation methods that are based on hacking tools can easily violate citizens’ rights such as the right to privacy, information self-determination or home inviolability.
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