logo Kompas.id
EnglishConfiscating the Assets of Fugitives

Confiscating the Assets of Fugitives

Freezing or seizing the assets of fugitives is among reasons to hunt down fugitives. Such moves are regulated under the Criminal Law Procedures Code.

· 1 menit baca
Memuat data...
KOMPAS/PRAYOGI DWI SULISTYO

Maria Pauline Lumowa, a fugitive of the Bank BNI Kebayoran Baru graft case, which incurred state losses of Rp 1.2 trillion (US$83 million) in 2003, arrives at the VIP room of Terminal 3 at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Banten, on Thursday (9/7/2020). Maria was successfully extradited by the Law and Human Rights Ministry to Indonesia after being on the run for 17 years.

Freezing or seizing the assets of fugitives is among reasons to hunt down fugitives. Such moves are regulated under the Criminal Law Procedures Code.

JAKARTA, KOMPAS— Freezing bank accounts or seizing assets is among efforts to trap fugitives. The reason is that such policy limits the fugitive’s movement. In fact, such action could also force the fugitives to surrender because of a lack of funds to support their escape.

Editor:
Bagikan
Memuat data..