08 October 2015
Operation targeting drug trafficking nets couriers in Latin America and Africa
LYON, France – An operation targeting drug trafficking from Latin America to Europe via Africa has resulted in the seizure of nearly 170 kilogrammes of drugs worth an estimated EUR 10 million, as well as gold coins and stolen credit cards.
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.
30 September 2015
Information sharing a defence against foreign terrorist fighters – INTERPOL Chief
UNITED NATIONS, New York – INTERPOL Secretary General Jürgen Stock has underlined the key role of systematic information sharing and frontline access to the world police body’s global tools against the threat of foreign terrorist fighters (FTFs).
30 September 2015
Europol-INTERPOL cybercrime conference paves the way for proactive policing of cyberspace
THE HAGUE, The Netherlands – Strengthening prevention, information exchange and capacity building in the face of the growing professionalization of cybercrime are among the key areas of discussion for the 3rd Europol-INTERPOL cybercrime conference.
27 September 2015
Global initiative launched to counter the destruction and trafficking of cultural property by terrorist and organized crime groups
UNITED NATIONS, New York – A new international initiative to enhance the protection of cultural heritage targeted by terrorists and illicit traffickers has been launched on the sidelines of the 70th Session of the UN General Assembly.