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29 September 2011
CASABLANCA, Morocco - Senior law enforcement officers and security experts from the Middle East and North Africa gathered in Casablanca (26-28 September 2011) to discuss a range of issues surrounding the use of new technologies in the prevention and investigation of crimes.The opening ceremony commenced with an address by Brahim Bensami, the Deputy Direct...
29 April 2011
LYON, France – INTERPOL has condemned Thursday’s attack on a café in Morocco in which at least 14 people were killed and more than 20 injured, and pledged its full assistance to national authorities in their investigation into the incident.Following the suspected suicide bombing at the Argana café in the main Djemaa el-Fna square in Marrakesh, INTERPOL’s...
11 March 2011
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Police officers from Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Sudan and Yemen have taken part in the first ever Arabic session of the INTERPOL Mobile Police Training Programme (IMPTP).The three-week course (5 – 23 March) was held in partnership with the Naif Arab University for Security Sciences, covered a range of issues re...
14 December 2008
LYON, France - A suspected drugs trafficker who became the subject of an INTERPOL alert after he escaped from police custody in France has been arrested by police in Morocco.Mohamed Benabdelhak was being transferred from prison to the Tribunal in Beauvais, France on 18 November when the transport van was attacked by a gang of armed men who then fled with...
02 May 2008
Moroccan police have confirmed the arrest of an escaped terrorist who became the subject of an INTERPOL global security alert after he broke out of a prison where he was serving 20 years for his involvement in the Casablanca suicide bombings in May 2003 which killed 45 people.The fugitive, Mohammed Chatbi, aged 34, was one of nine prisoners who escaped fr...
08 April 2008
An urgent worldwide security alert, or Orange Notice, has been issued by INTERPOL at the request of Moroccan authorities following the escape from a prison near the Moroccan capital on Monday of nine people convicted of involvement with suicide bombings in Casablanca in 2003, which left 45 people dead.Thanks to the combined swift action of Moroccan author...