12-13 September 2021. President of the All-Russian public organisation ‘International Police Association Russian Section’ Yury Zhdanov took part in the XXV Forum of Modern Journalism ALL RUSSIA-2021. 

On 13 September, within the framework of the forum, Dr Prof Yury Zhdanov spoke on the topic ‘Fight against cybercrime and issues of interaction with the media’ at the conference of the Russian Union of Journalists. The speech was addressed not only to Russian but also to foreign media representatives.

In his speech, the President of the IPA Russian Section gave examples of cyber fraud in Russia and in the world. Zhdanov also mentioned why the media and law enforcement officers do not like each other, and at the same time why it is difficult for them without each other. He noted the necessity of certain measures for peaceful interaction between law enforcement agencies and journalists:

This is not only the press services' efforts but also the improvement of journalists' professionalism.