The International Institute for Security (MBI) in cooperation with the Department of Crime Prevention of the Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic organized the following workshop: New opportunities in situational crime prevention. The workshop was attended by a number of experts from the public and private sectors and, of course, experts from the MBI ranks. The workshop was primarily aimed at representatives of municipalities and municipal police for the purpose of education on the use of modern technologies in crime prevention and the possibilities of public support in the implementation of these technologies.

JUDr. Michal Barbořík
JUDr. Michal Barbořík, Director of the Department of Crime Prevention, Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic

New crime prevention strategy – Presentation of the upcoming crime prevention strategy with an emphasis on the position of the strategy for situational Crime prevention.

JUDr. JUDr. Michal Barbořík graduated from the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague and has been professionally involved in security issues for almost 20 years. He worked as a security advisor to the Vice-President of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, since 2006 he has been involved in security and crime prevention at the Ministry of the Interior, where, in 2015, he became the head of the department dealing with crime prevention and since 2018 he has been the director of the Department of Crime Prevention. He cooperates with educational institutions, lectures on crime prevention at many conferences and educational events, and has published in a number of magazines. He has experience as an evaluator of European and security research projects, chairman of grant committees, and also worked as a member of the Council for Security Research Program. He is a member of a number of councils, committees, working groups, etc. in the field of crime prevention, security, criminal justice both within the Czech Republic and internationally.

JUDr. Milan Fára

JUDr. Milan Fára, Department of Crime Prevention, Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic

Grant titles for crime prevention – Presentation of the grant title of Crime prevention program at the local level for 2022 and the Possibility of supporting the construction of urban camera surveillance systems.

Professionally, he has been involved in security and crime prevention since 1991. He worked for 16 years with the Police of the Czech Republic and 6 years with the Příbram Municipal Police, as a crime prevention manager at the local and regional level (Central Bohemian Region), he successfully implemented dozens of prevention projects in the field of situational and social prevention, cybercrime, informing citizens about the possibilities of protection against crime, etc.

From 2017 to 2019, he has been a member of the Advisory Council of the Minister of the Interior for the Protection of Soft Targets. Since 2019 he has been an employee of the Ministry of the Interior (Department of Crime Prevention) and is currently a member of the Advisory Council for Situational Prevention of the Ministry of the Interior.

JUDr. Tomáš Koníček

JUDr. Tomáš Koníček, Independent Security Advisor

Development of Urban Camera Surveillance Systems (MKDS) since 1996 – History of the MKDS in the Czech Republic and experience gained during their construction.

JUDr. Throughout his professional career, JUDr. Tomáš Koníček has been involved in crime prevention, protection of property and persons, crisis situations and protection of soft targets in the state security forces (Ministry of the Interior and Police of the Czech Republic). He is a co-author of the nationwide Safe Location program. He chairs the Technical Standardization Committee of Crime Prevention and Population Protection of the Czech Office for Standards, Metrology and Testing. Together with other experts, he participates in the definition of standards in the field of crime prevention. He is the author and co-author of professional publications and methodologies in the field of security standards for dealing with crisis situations.

Doc. Mgr. Oldřich Krulík, Ph.D.

Doc. Mgr. Oldřich Krulík, Ph.D., MBI, Ambis University

Effectiveness of crime prevention projects: Foreign experience – Presentation of experience and recommendations in the framework of crime prevention from selected countries (Netherlands, Canada, United States and Ireland)

Doc. Mgr. Doc. Mgr. Oldřich Krulík, Ph.D., graduated from Charles University and the Police Academy of the Czech Republic. In academic circles and state institutions, he focuses primarily on management, security policy and crime prevention. In the long term, he also deals with the fight against terrorism, measures against corruption, interstate police cooperation with an emphasis on its regional cross-border dimension and the removal of obstacles to the development of tourism. He participates in the organization of a number of domestic and foreign professional conferences devoted to various aspects of law enforcement. He is the author of dozens of scientific and popularizing texts, especially on the topic of internal security.

Mgr. Petr Klíma, MPA

Mgr. Petr Klíma, MPA, Department of Crime Prevention, Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic

Current trends in security education – Educating the public and professionals within the concept of soft targets, education experience in France and new threats in the form of disinformation and cyberbullying.

Mgr. Petr Klíma has long been involved in security issues, promoting the necessity of permanent security education in all areas of society life. He holds the position of Chief Ministerial Counsellor of the Department of Crime Prevention of the Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic. He also served in the Department of Security Research and Police Education. He proactively speaks at seminars and conferences focused on crime and terrorism prevention. He also passes on his experience as an external lecturer at the Faculty of Security and Law of the AMBIS University.

Ing. Ondřej Dolejš

Ing. Ondřej Dolejš, Security Specialist, MBI

Urban Agenda for the EU – Presentation of the partnership of The Urban Agenda for the EU and the urban security assessment tool developed under this partnership.

Ing. Ondřej Dolejš graduated from the Faculty of Military Leadership at the University of Defence in Brno in the field of security management. After graduation, he began working as a security specialist for the International Institute for Security. In this position, he mainly deals with the protection of critical infrastructure, population and soft targets and the European Union’s activities in the field of security. He is also involved in security research of the Czech Republic as a researcher of individual projects, especially in the field of population protection and critical infrastructure.

Ing. Erik Feldmann

Ing. Erik Feldman, Specialist in Analytical Technology, VDT Technology a.s.

Use of video-analytical tools in the field of crime prevention – Examples of the use of software image analysis for the needs of situational crime prevention and other possibilities of these tools.

Ing. Erik Feldman is a graduate of the University of Economics in Prague. He has more than 8 years of experience in ICT, analytical, security and special software tools, including their security use. He has gained his experience mainly in the private sector. He is also involved in security research in the Czech Republic as a researcher and manager of individual projects. He currently works as a specialist in analytical technology at VDT Technology a.s.

Oldřich Rutar

Oldřich Rutar, Chief Operating Officer, Mark2 Corporation Czech a.s.

Analytical tools in practice – Experience of the company M2C a.s. with the use of software image analysis in practice and specific demonstrations and examples of use in practice.

Oldřich Rutar has been working in the field of security for more than 15 years. He led teams that founded security companies in several countries of Central and Eastern Europe and is still involved in their management. He also has gained significant experience in property and complex facility management. He is the Chief Operating Officer and member of the Board of Directors of M2C and the Head of the Soft Target Protection Committee of the Czech branch of ASIS International (International Association of Security Professionals).

Oldřich Rutar

Martin Zrzavecký,Councilor for Security and Crisis Management, Statutory City of Pilsen

MKDS – Pilsen

Oldřich Rutar

Mgr. Tomáš Portlík, Mayor, Prague 9 City District

Example of good practice

Oldřich Rutar

Department of Crime Prevention, Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic

The Department of Crime Prevention is part of the Internal Security and Police Education Section of the Ministry of the Interior. Our main task is to create and coordinate crime prevention policy at the departmental and government level. We provide the activities of the Government Committee for Crime Prevention, whose main output is the Crime Prevention Strategy in the Czech Republic and its Action Plan. We provide subsidies and other forms of financial contributions to municipalities, regions, non-profit organizations and departmental entities (Police of the Czech Republic, departments of the Ministry of the Interior, Museum of the Police of the Czech Republic, police schools, etc.) for crime prevention projects (in the field of social and situational prevention) as well as for assistance and support to victims of crime.


VDT Technology a.s.

Thanks to its partnership with leading global suppliers of solutions and services, VDT Technology a.s. is an important partner for digitization processes in the areas of smart&safe city, critical infrastructures and industry.

VDT Technology delivers innovative and comprehensive technological solutions specializing in intelligent control systems, digital modeling, simulation and prediction of data models using inventory tools on the IoT platform.

IoT platform for processing and analyzing large amounts of data from various sensors.

A sophisticated system for the management of technological units, their planning, control and predictive maintenance, including their inventory.

KH servis a.s.

Společnost KH servis a.s. navrhuje, projektuje a dodává spolehlivé, rychlé a bezpečné řešení v oblasti informačních a komunikačních technologií a poskytuje servisní služby.


OMNILINK Services and its employees have long-term experience in the preparation and implementation of projects in the field of information and communication technology security. These include, in particular, highway, tunnel, urban and area security camera systems, which by their technological nature have fully ranked among ICT projects Today, image detection in various forms has become an almost standard part of security camera systems, from the simplest detections now integrated directly into cameras to advanced image detections based on separate advanced software solutions. OMNILINK Services will be happy to be your experienced and reliable partner in this area.


M2C is a Czech company with an international presence, which has been on the market for 29 years. It is one of the most important integrated facility management companies and at the same time the fastest growing technology companies on the Czech market. Thanks to many years of experience and know-how in security, maintenance and cleaning services, M2C has become an important trend-setting entity on the market. The main innovative technologies include the M2C Space Remote Surveillance Center and the M2C e-Reception.

M2C Space Surveillance Center represents efficient object management thanks to smart technologies. The system comprehensively monitors the premises and thus ensures the smooth operation of the building, protects the client’s property and reduces operating costs. It will also provide thorough data analysis to facilitate business decision-making or help target marketing campaigns.

• Reduction of loss and elimination of crime.
• Continuous surveillance of the object.
• Reporting.
• Data for marketing.
• Saves costs through automation.
• Immediate response in case of crisis situations.

It is a smart technology that, thanks to advanced features, ensures the smooth operation of the reception at a lower cost. Thanks to innovative technologies and advanced software, it can be used in any type of space, be it an administrative building, hospital, school, museum or industrial and logistics complex.

• Unique and innovative solutions.
• Continuous operation and service 24/7.
• Return on investment in 12 months.
• 24-month warranty.
• Saves money and time.
• Multiple financing options.
• Features tailored to clients’ needs.
• Installation and service.

Gatum Advisory s. o.

Gatum is your partner in creating integrated projects, security strategies, analyses or feasibility studies. We are specialists for safe and resilient cities of the future. We focus on the development of situation management, intelligent camera systems and image data mining.
We create innovative visions and facilitate their fulfillment as architects, consultants, contractors and implementers of technological and security projects. We provide tailor-made services – from test and pilot projects, creative concepts, to comprehensive integrated solutions.
We combine professionals from all areas, management consulting, the technological world, academia and public administration, into one ecosystem.