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Law enforcement services in Sweden are provided by one single police organization, the Swedish Police Authority, which is part of the Ministry of Justice.

National police objectives:

  • Reduce opportunities for the commission of crime;
  • Prevent, detect and investigate more crime;
  • Improve the quality of crime investigations;
  • Go beyond mere investigations, basing activities on public needs, swifter service and improved availability.

Department of National Operations

Sweden’s Department of National Operations (NOA) is headed by the NOA Commissioner who reports directly to the National Police Commissioner.

The NOA leads and coordinates Sweden’s fight against organized crime both at national and international level. The NOA is also responsible for coordinating police efforts during crisis situations and events of national concern.

INTERPOL Stockholm

The INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB) for Sweden is not an independent unit but instead part of the NOA’s “Single Point of Operational Contact” (SPOC), a unit within the International Section of the Division of International Affairs at the Department of National Operations.

Housed at the national police headquarters in Stockholm, the SPOC is made up of five units, four of which provide 24/7 coverage.

Operational 24 hours a day, the International Section is staffed by 55 men and women in charge of the exchange of operational information through INTERPOL, Europol and Schengen channels, in addition to the Nordic liaison officers’ network.

INTERPOL Stockholm in action
07 May 2014

Visit of Swedish Police Chief underlines country’s role in global security

LYON, France – The National Police Commissioner of Sweden, Bengt Svenson, visited INTERPOL’s General Secretariat headquarters today to examine ways in which the country can play an even more active role in regional and international security.Meeting with senior INTERPOL officials, Mr Svenson and his delegation were briefed on INTERPOL’s current activities...
16 August 2012

INTERPOL Red Notice for Julian Assange remains in force

LYON, France – INTERPOL confirms that its Red Notice, or international wanted persons alert, issued for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at Sweden’s request in November 2010 remains valid.Confirmation that Mr Assange’s Red Notice status remains in force follows Thursday’s decision by authorities in Ecuador to grant asylum to Mr Assange, two months after h...
01 December 2010

Sweden authorizes INTERPOL to make public Red Notice for WikiLeaks founder

LYON, France - INTERPOL has made public the Red Notice, or international wanted persons alert, for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at the request of Swedish authorities who want to question him in connection with a number of sexual offences.The Red Notice for the 39-year-old Australian, which was issued to law enforcement in all 188 INTERPOL member count...
19 November 2009

International operation combats online supply of counterfeit and illegal medicines

An international week of action targeting the online sale of counterfeit and illicit medicines has resulted in a series of arrests and the seizure of thousands of potentially harmful medical products.In response to an ever-increasing number of websites supplying dangerous and illegal medicines, Operation Pangea II involving 24 countries was co-ordinated b...

Red Notices 46

DEMIRKIRAN
MUSTAFA
Age today: 64 years old
Nationality: Sweden

Details

ALMOHAMADAWI
ODAY JASEM
Age today: 32 years old
Nationality: Iraq

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All wanted persons

Yellow Notices 15

ALKLABY
FATIMA
Age today: 13 years old
Nationality: Sweden

Details

ALKLABY
MOHAMMED
Age today: 11 years old
Nationality: Sweden

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All Missing persons

  • 46th INTERPOL General Assembly - 1-8 September 1977 - Stockholm
  • 21st INTERPOL General Assembly - 9-12 June 1952 - Stockholm