Fellow Since 1998
Junior Police Venturers
This profile was prepared when Ján Vitko was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1998.
Ján Vitko, a former police officer, is engaging young people in the democratization process currently underway in the in the former communist countries of Central Europe. His program allows them to actively address the growing crime problem in the region, learn how to engage with law enforcement agencies, and become more community-oriented.
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