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Zimbabwe

Traffic-police

Traffic police

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) is committed to providing:

  • The most effective and efficient service;
  • Professionalism in dealing with the public;
  • Accountability and transparency in operations;
  • Diligence and courtesy in the discharge of duties;
  • Honesty and integrity.

Mission:

  • Preserve internal security and maintain law and order;
  • Protect life and property;
  • Preserve peace;
  • Prevent and detect crime;
  • Apprehend offenders;
  • Suppress civil commotion and disturbance.

Headed by a Commissioner General, the ZRP is part of the Ministry of Home Affairs. The Commissioner’s offices are situated at the Police General Headquarters in the capital Harare.

INTERPOL Harare

The INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB) for Zimbabwe is part of the ZPR’s Criminal Investigation Department. All staff members at INTERPOL Harare are police detectives.

Objectives:

  • Provide a reliable, efficient and effective coordination and liaison platform between the ZPR and the INTERPOL community in carrying out international investigations;
  • Promote INTERPOL and its services to the local police and other law enforcement agencies so that INTERPOL initiatives are maximized;
  • Effectively train staff to enable them to perform their tasks to the best of their ability.

INTERPOL Harare desks:

  • Registry (management of all NCB records);
  • Environmental, Minerals and Precious Stones, Anti-Stock Theft;
  • Drugs and Economic Crimes and Stolen Works of Art;
  • Fugitives and Foreign Nationals;
  • Motor Vehicles;
  • General;
  • Intelligence and Organized Crime (including terrorism and crimes against human beings).

NCB trainers

The NCB has its own qualified trainers whose primary responsibility is to ensure new staff members have the knowledge, attitudes and skills required to carry out their duties efficiently and successfully. Trainers also provide regular refresher training.

INTERPOL Harare in action
29 November 2013

Ivory and illegal timber seized in INTERPOL-coordinated operation across Africa

LYON, France – More than 240 kg of elephant ivory and 856 timber logs have been seized and 660 people arrested during an INTERPOL-coordinated operation combating ivory trafficking and illegal logging across Southern and Eastern Africa.As part of INTERPOL’s Project Wisdom and Project Leaf, the operation jointly targeted ivory smuggling and illegal logging,...
19 June 2012

INTERPOL’s largest operation combating illegal ivory trafficking targets criminal syndicates

LYON, France – INTERPOL’s largest ever transnational operation targeting criminal organizations behind the illegal trafficking of ivory has resulted in more than 200 arrests and the seizure of nearly two tonnes of contraband elephant ivory.The three-month long Operation Worthy, which involved 14 countries across Eastern, Southern and Western Africa also r...
29 August 2011

INTERPOL-supported training aims to curb wildlife trafficking across Southern Africa

GABORONE, Botswana – Law enforcement officers from eleven southern African countries have completed an intensive six-day training course on wildlife law enforcement organized by INTERPOL, designed by Environment Canada and primarily funded by IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare).The six-day workshop (22-27 August) was designed to improve gove...
18 May 2010

Illegal ivory and rhino horn trade target of INTERPOL co-ordinated operation across southern Africa

A transnational operation co-ordinated by INTERPOL targeting wildlife crime across southern Africa has resulted in the location and closure of an illegal ivory factory, the seizure of nearly 400 kilos of ivory and rhino horn with a market value of more than one million dollars, as well as the arrest of 41 people.The two-day operation (13-14 May), codename...
05 March 2010

INTERPOL co-ordinated operation targets illegal trade in wildlife medical products

LYON, France - An international operation co-ordinated by INTERPOL targeting the illegal trade in traditional medicines containing protected wildlife products has resulted in a series of arrests worldwide and the seizure of thousands of illegal medicines worth more than EUR 10 million.National wildlife enforcement authorities, police, customs and speciali...
13 November 2009

Counterfeit medicine networks across Africa targeted in INTERPOL co-ordinated operations

LYON, France – Unregistered and illegally sold medical and cosmetic products worth thousands of euros have been seized in a series of operations across Malawi, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe, co-ordinated by INTERPOL.More than 300 officers from police, customs, drug regulatory authorities, immigration and other agencies took part in Operation Zambezi, whi...

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SAMULATTA
Age today: 38 years old
Nationality: Zambia

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SHUMBA
RESINA
Age today: 35 years old
Nationality: Zimbabwe

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BENE
AUSTIN
Age today: 51 years old
Nationality: Zimbabwe

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TAPIWA
Age today: 31 years old
Nationality: Zimbabwe

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