State Prosecutor General
of the Republic of Slovenia

 

Zvonko Fišer, Phd

Suprime state Prosecutor's Office

The Supreme State Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Slovenia performs the functions of state prosecution before the Supreme Court of the Republic of Slovenia, and coordinating, supervisory and educational activities with respect to district state prosecutors' offices and the Specialised State Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Slovenia with a Special Section.

Specialised State Prosecutor's Office

A specialised investigation team is set up particularly in cases when the complexity of the criminal offence demands comprehensive investigation, including experts from other state authorities and institutions from the area of taxes, customs, financial operations, securities, the protection of competition, the prevention of money laundering, the prevention of corruption, the prevention of illicit drugs and inspection.

Section for the Investigation and Prosecution of Official Persons Having Special Authority

The Section for the Investigation and Prosecution of Official Persons Having Special Authority (Special Section) operates as an independent internal organisational unit holding a special position within the Specialised State Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Slovenia.

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District State Prosecutor's Offices

Eleven district state prosecutors' offices perform the duties of the first instance authority. Local state prosecutors, district state prosecutors and higher state prosecutors are assigned to district state prosecutors' offices. Their area of ​​operation covers eleven district courts. State prosecutors from these district prosecutors' offices also appear before local courts in their territory.

Some district prosecutors' offices have external departments as organisational units.

State Prosecutor's Council

The State Prosecutorial Council is an independent state body that performs the tasks of state

prosecution self-governance and administrative tasks as determined by the State Prosecutor’s Office Act, and participates in ensuring the uniformity of prosecution and safeguarding the independence of state prosecutors.

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