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JSW 2008 Vol.3(3): 21-29 ISSN: 1796-217X
doi: 10.4304/jsw.3.3.21-29

Security of Distributed Digital Criminal Dossiers

Martijn Warnier1, Frances Brazier1 and Anja Oskamp2
1Intelligent Interactive Distributed Systems, Faculty of Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2Computer Law Institute, Faculty of Law, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands


Abstract—Securely managing shared information in distributed environments across multiple organisations is a challenge. Distributed information management systems must be able to support individual organisations’ information policies whilst securing global consistency and completeness. This paper proposes a multi-agent approach to a distributed multi-organisational system design based on this principle, focusing on the example of the distributed digital criminal dossier used in the Courts of Amsterdam and Rotterdam, compiled and managed by the Public Prosecution. Security requirements are identified and a distributed multiagent architecture proposed.

Index Terms—Security, Distributed Systems, Digital Criminal Dossiers, Legal Domain

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Cite: Martijn Warnier, Frances Brazier and Anja Oskamp, " Security of Distributed Digital Criminal Dossiers," Journal of Software vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 21-29, 2008.

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