The Psychological Analysis Room was established at the Supreme Prosecutors' Office for the operation of scientific investigation techniques such as polygraph testing.
Exports Exceeded $10B
The Administration Bureau, Prosecution Services Department, Public Security Department, and Trial and Litigation Department were newly founded at the Supreme Prosecutors' Office. The Investigation Bureau was reorganized as the Special Investigation Department.
The Special Smuggling Joint Investigation Department was formed by representatives from the prosecution, customs, police and military Criminal investigation agencies. This department was active until the Customs Administration Service was established in 1970.
Embarked on Economic Development
Central Investigation Bureau was established at the Supreme Prosecutors' Office (SPO).
Exports Exceeded $10,000
The Criminal Compensation Act was promulgated.
The Criminal Procedure Act was promulgated.
Human Rights Counseling Centers were established at District Prosecutors' Offices nationwide following the promulgation of the Criminal Act.
Korean War Broke Out
Since the Republic of Korea was founded in August 15 1948, the founding National Assembly enacted the first framework act of the prosecutors' organization, the Prosecutors' Office Act (Law No.81) as the fundamental law of the prosecutors' organization.
- Established the Korean Government
- The prosecution system of today was established through the promulgation of the Prosecutors' Office Act (Law No. 213). The first Prosecutor General Kwon Sung-yeol was inaugurated.