The Law Reform Commission is calling for the establishment of a new Corporate Crime Agency to be set up.
The new organisation would be modeled on the Criminal Assets Bureau, and would target white collar crime.
The call is included in the commission’s Report on Regulatory Powers and Corporate Offences, which was published last night.
It recommends the establishment of a dedicated unit in the office of the DPP to liaise with the new Agency, and warns that the new agency will need to be properly resourced so it can be effective in fighting corporate crime.
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