b'slovakiaeslovaquiaFinally, the successful implementation of this project shall eliminateTambin utilizamos aplicaciones modernas para recopilar datos con el fin human error and will prevent undesirable situations, as most processesde prestar servicios y gestionar la vida cotidiana y el funcionamiento de will be subject to complex optimisation and digitisation. nuestras prisiones. En este contexto, nos centramos en la coordinacin In addition, we have successfully introduced a telephony system that usesy unificacin de diversas aplicaciones y programas de software. De esta new technologies, which has been a private investment; I am pleased tomanera, hemos mejorado la gestin de todo el sistema penitenciario.say that the mobile phone smuggling incidence in Slovakias prisons isLos parmetros y objetivos de las aplicaciones y tecnologas que se minimal. preparan, desarrollan o licitan se coordinan no solo con el Ministerio We also use modern applications for collecting the data for purposes ofde Justicia y el Ministerio del Interior, sino tambin con los proyectos service performance and management of the daily life and operation ofgubernamentales pertinentes y con las autoridades encargadas de hacer our prisons. In this context, we focus on the coordination and unificationcumplir la ley.of various applications and software programmes in order to use themEn trminos de modernizacin tecnolgica, los retos del servicio more efficiently. This way, we have improved the management of thepenitenciario incluyen el aumento de los riesgos de seguridad, el propio entire prison system. desarrollo y despliegue de las nuevas tecnologas y su financiacin.The parameters and aims of the applications and technologies that areprepared, developed or tendered are coordinated not only with the Ministry of Justice and the Ministry of Interior, but also with the relevant Government() el nmero de personas de estos grupos projects and with the involved law enforcement authorities. [delincuencia organizada] en la poblacin carcelaria In terms of technological modernisation, the challenges of the prisonha aumentado drsticamente. service include the increasing safety risks, the very development and deployment of new technologies and their funding. groups in the prison population hasJT: Cmo se abordan en su sistema penitenciario las cuestiones de radicalizacin violenta y extremismo, as como la delincuencia () the number of persons from these [organisedorganizada, y hasta qu punto la inteligencia penitenciaria desempea criminal]un papel preponderante en este asunto? increased dramatically. G. MI: Afortunadamente, la radicalizacin y el extremismo no tienen un impacto directo en Eslovaquia, ni en nuestro sistema penitenciario. JT: How are the issues of violent radicalisation and extremism, asEslovaquia tiene un nmero relativamente bajo de extranjeros, lo que well as organised crime, addressed in your prison system and to whattambin se refleja en la poblacin carcelaria (aproximadamente un 2%). extent does prison intelligence play a preponderant role in this matter?De hecho, al mismo tiempo, hacemos un registro de algunas personas que han sido condenadas por delitos relacionados con el terrorismo y la G. MI: Fortunately, radicalisation and extremism dont have a directradicalizacin. impact on Slovakia, nor on our prison system. Slovakia has a relativelyPor supuesto, Eslovaquia ha reaccionado a la amenaza potencial low number of foreigners which also reflects in the prison populationdel terrorismo y la radicalizacin mediante diversas decisiones (approximately 2%). Indeed, at the same time, we record a few individualsgubernamentales. En este sentido, supervisamos lo nuestro y tambin who have been sentenced for terrorism and radicalisation related offences.cooperamos con los organismos estatales pertinentes, centrndonos en Of course, Slovakia has reacted to the potential threat of terrorism andestas amenazas. El Servicio Penitenciario presta atencin principalmente radicalisation by various government decisions, while, in this regard, wea los indicadores de riesgo relacionados con las personas encarceladas, monitor our area and we also cooperate with the relevant state agenciescomo su comportamiento, sus visitas y sus comunicaciones, como las focusing on these threats. The Slovak Prison Service pays attentionllamadas telefnicas, la correspondencia y los paquetes. Adems, tambin mainly to risk indicators connected with incarcerated persons, such asnos preocupamos por la formacin y preparacin de nuestro personal, as their behaviour, visits, and their communication such as telephone calls,como por la comunicacin mutua; tratamos de concienciar a las secciones correspondence and parcels. Furthermore, we are dedicated to the trainingde servicio. and preparation of our staff, as well as mutual communication, and try toLa delincuencia organizada es una cuestin completamente diferente. raise awareness within the service sections.Gracias a la deteccin relativamente satisfactoria de estas cuestiones en Organised crime is a completely different issue; thanks to relativelylos ltimos aospor parte de los organismos estatales pertinentes, como successful detection of such matters in the past years by the relevantla polica y la fiscala, pero tambin gracias a la cooperacin eficaz con el state agencies, such as police and prosecution, but also to the efficientServicio Penitenciario Eslovaco , el nmero de personas de estos grupos cooperation with the Slovak Prison Servicethe number of persons fromen la poblacin carcelaria ha aumentado drsticamente. Esto exige un these groups in the prison population has increased dramatically. Thistratamiento profesional de la detencin preventiva y la prisin diferenciada demands professional handling of differentiated pre-trial detention anden nuestras crceles por parte de nuestro personal, centrndose en su prison term in our prisons by our staff, with a focus on their individualcolocacin individual, permitiendo la realizacin de actos procesales y placement, enabling procedural acts and ensuring a smooth criminalgarantizando una investigacin penal fluida. A este respecto, existe una investigation. In this respect, there is a cooperation and intensive exchangecooperacin y un intercambio intensivo de informacin con otras fuerzas of information with other security forces in Slovakia.// de seguridad de Eslovaquia.//General Milan Ivan successfully graduated from the Faculty of NationalEl general Milan Ivan se gradu con xito en la Facultad de Economa Economy of the University of Economics in Bratislava. He has worked forNacional de la Universidad de Economa de Bratislava. Ha trabajado para the Slovak Prison Service (Prison and Court Guard Corps) since 2012, butel Servicio Penitenciario Eslovaco (Cuerpo de Guardias de Prisiones y previously he also worked for the Service from 1982 to 2008. He workedTribunales) desde 2012, pero anteriormente tambin trabaj para el Servicio in various, mainly managerial positions in the area of economic activities inentre 1982 y 2008. Trabaj en varios puestos, principalmente de direccin, eliezovce Prison, at the Headquarters of the Prison Service and Ministryen el rea de actividades econmicas en la prisin de eliezovce, en la of Justice of the Slovak Republic. He has served as the Director General ofsede del Servicio Penitenciario y en el Ministerio de Justicia de la Repblica the Prison and Court Guard Corps since 2014. In May 2018, President ofEslovaca. Se desempea como director general del Cuerpo de Guardias the Slovak Republic appointed him the rank General.de Prisiones y Tribunales desde 2014. En mayo de 2018, el presidente de la Repblica Eslovaca le nombr general. Semester / Semestre 22019JUSTICE TRENDS // 8 7'