BIH PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE DETERMINED TO PROSECUTE ALL CASES OF CITIZENS’ HEALTH AND SAFETY ENDANGERMENT THAT FALL WITHIN ITS JURISDICTION20.03.2020. 11:33
The Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina, together with its partner institutions and law enforcement agencies with which it cooperates, keeps following the developments from its jurisdiction related to the perpetration of criminal offenses that could endanger the health and safety of citizens.
Prosecution of criminal offenses that fall within the jurisdiction of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina and relate to endangering the health and safety of citizens will have priority in our work and will be treated as urgent, especially in cases where the perpetrators are official persons.
Unlawful and irresponsible behavior of official persons and individuals can cause unfathomable damage, and it is important that the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as all other competent prosecutor’s offices in Bosnia and Herzegovina, prosecute such perpetrators without any delay.
The Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina invites all citizens to report to the competent institutions any case of non-compliance with the decisions of the competent institutions, as well as any case of irresponsible and unlawful behavior, so that the consequences of such crimes could be prevented.
Dear Media Representatives, when transmitting news please bear in mind that persons referred to in the news and information of the BiH Prosecutor's Office, have the status of a suspect or an accused person. Let us remind you of the principle of presumption of innocence, which defines that no person shall be considered guilty until his/her guilt has been established by a final verdict.