The Hungarian Civil Self-Defence Organisation

  • Sándor Madai


Creating and maintaining public security and public order is the exclusive right and duty of central government and in some cases of local government in European Member States. In Hungary, the Civil Self-Defence Organisation (Polgárorség) participates in this activity in an organised manner. This study presents the legal standing and special features of this organisation that has some unique features in Europe.

How to Cite
Madai, S. (2015). The Hungarian Civil Self-Defence Organisation. European Law Enforcement Research Bulletin, (12), 29-31. Retrieved from