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Bangladesh

  • INTERPOL Dhaka
  • Member since :
    14 October 1976
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Bangladesh

Bangladesh Police

Vision:

To provide services to all citizens and make Bangladesh a better and safer place to live and work

Mission:

  • To uphold the rule of law;
  • To ensure the safety and security of citizens;
  • To prevent and detect crime;
  • To bring offenders to justice;
  • To maintain peace and public order.

With a force of more than 135,000 men and women, the Bangladesh Police is the country’s national police organization.  Specialized units include:

  • Criminal Investigation Department;
  • Special Branch;
  • Armed Police Battalion;
  • Rapid Action Battalion;
  • Industrial Police;
  • Highway Police;
  • Railway Police.

National training institutions include:

  • Police Staff College;
  • Bangladesh Police Academy;
  • Police Training Centers;
  • Special Branch Training School;
  • Detective Training School;
  • Traffic Driving School;
  • Police Special Training Schools,
  • Traffic Training Schools.

INTERPOL Dhaka

The INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB) for Bangladesh is located at the Police Headquarters in Dhaka.

Staff:

  • One Head of NCB;
  • One National Security Officer;
  • One INTERPOL Contact Officer;
  • Nine other staff.

Objectives:

  • Facilitate cross-border police cooperation;
  • Support and assist all organizations, authorities, agencies and services whose mission it is to prevent or fight crime both at national and international level;
  • Help the INTERPOL community by sharing Bangladesh Police information on crime and criminals;
  • Enable domestic law enforcement agencies to access INTERPOL's databases;
  • Provide operational police support services;
  • Provide training to domestic law enforcement agencies.

Priority crime areas:

The prevention of transnational organized crime is the NCB’s principal priority, in particular in the fields of:

  • Drugs;
  • Financial and high-tech crime;
  • International fugitives;
  • Public safety and terrorism;
  • Trafficking in human beings;
  • Corruption.

INTERPOL Dhaka has arranged for the following national law enforcement units to have direct access to INTERPOL's databases of wanted criminals, stolen passports and stolen vehicles:

  • Special Branch Headquarters;
  • Immigrations Services at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, Dhaka;
  • Immigrations Services at Shah Amanat International Airport, Chittagong;
  • Immigrations Services at Benapole Land Port, Jessore.
INTERPOL Dhaka in action
18 June 2014

Child abuse ring identified through international collaboration via INTERPOL

LYON, France – Using evidence collected in Australia and shared via INTERPOL, police in Bangladesh have arrested the head of an organized criminal network which had made a business out of sexually abusing young boys and selling the images around the world.The investigation began in 2010, when police in Australia discovered a large number of sexual abuse i...
29 July 2012

INTERPOL wildlife operation results mark Global Tiger Day

LYON, France – INTERPOL is marking Global Tiger Day with the announcement of an operation aimed at protecting this iconic species and other big cats threatened with extinction and targeting the individual and organized crime groups behind the illicit activity.Operation Prey, conducted across Bhutan, China, India and Nepal led has so far led to nearly 40 a...
05 April 2011

Cricket World Cup host countries ensured security with millions of checks against INTERPOL's global databases

LYON, France – Authorities in Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka have been commended by INTERPOL for their collaborative efforts with the world police body and international law enforcement on the safety of participants and spectators during the Cricket World Cup, which saw them ensure that as many domestic and foreign visitors as possible were checked again...

Red Notices 60

KOCHI
OMAR FARUQUE
Age today: 42 years old
Nationality: Bangladesh

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ALAM
TOWFIQUE
Age today: 39 years old
Nationality: Bangladesh

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Yellow Notices 3

MD HUSSAIN IMAM
HUSSAIN
Age today: 35 years old
Nationality: Bangladesh

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SHAHINUR AKTER
HAPPY
Age today: 37 years old
Nationality: Bangladesh

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