Integrity in sport
Profits from illegal betting and match-fixing run into hundreds of millions of euros each year, with large sums of money then channelled into other illegal activities. At INTERPOL, we are working to combat corruption in sport through a programme that combines training, education and prevention.
Pharmaceutical crime involves the manufacture, trade and distribution of fake, stolen or illicit medicines and medical devices. These products pose a major threat to public health as counterfeit medicines can be harmful or even fatal. At INTERPOL we are working to dismantle the international organized criminal networks behind this type of crime.
23 February 2015
Namibian President launches national INTERPOL Turn Back Crime campaign
OSHAKATI, Namibia ‒ Highlighting the important role citizens can play in helping police turn back crime, Namibia’s President Hifikepunye Pohamba launched his country’s Turn Back Crime campaign at the Oshakati Independence Stadium as part of the Namibian Police Force’s 24th anniversary.
Cybercrime is one of the fastest growing areas of crime, due to the speed, convenience and anonymity of modern technologies and the Internet. INTERPOL’s cybercrime programme works to identify emerging threats and to develop tools and services to enable police to respond on an international level.
19 February 2015
Information sharing is a ‘tripwire’ against foreign terrorist fighters – INTERPOL Chief
WASHINGTON DC, USA – INTERPOL Secretary General Jürgen Stock has highlighted the role effective information sharing and border management can play via the world police body’s global network against the global threat of foreign terrorist fighters.
9th International Symposium on the Theft of and Illicit Traffic in Works of Art, Cultural Property and Antiques
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Director General of the Burkina Faso National Police, Lazare Tarpaga visited INTERPOL’s General Secretariat headquarters, where he was briefed on the world police body’s global tools, services and activities, particularly in the areas of counter-terrorism.