Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism

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Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism
Direcția de Investigare a Infracțiunilor de Criminalitate Organizată și Terorism (DIICOT)
Agency overview
Formed 2003
Jurisdictional structure
National agency
(Operations jurisdiction)
Romania
Operations jurisdiction Romania
Legal jurisdiction As per operations jurisdiction
Headquarters Bucharest

Agency executive
Website
www.diicot.ro

The Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism (Romanian: Direcția de Investigare a Infracțiunilor de Criminalitate Organizată și Terorism (DIICOT)) is the Romanian agency tasked with investigating and prosecuting organized crime and terrorism-related offenses.

The DIICOT is headed by a Chief-Prosecutor and a deputy, nominated by the Minister of Justice and appointed by the President of Romania. The Chief-Prosecutor of the Directorate is subordinated to the General-Prosecutor of the Prosecutor's Office attached to the High Court of Cassation and Justice.

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  1. ^ "Chief-Prosecutor of DIICOT" (in Romanian). Retrieved 4 October 2018.