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    4 de noviembre de 1992
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INTERPOL Windhoek staff access INTERPOL databases during field operation

Namibian Police Force

"To protect and serve all people in Namibia".

Headed by an Inspector General who is appointed by the President of the Republic of Namibia, the Namibian Police Force (NAMPOL) is part of the Home Affairs Ministry.

Mission:

  • To preserve Namibian internal security;
  • To ensure law and order;
  • To prevent, detect and investigate crime;
  • To protect life and property.

The Inspector General is assisted by two Deputy Inspectors General – one in charge of operations and the other of administration.

 Operational Command:  

  •          Air Wing Division;
  •          Anti-Stock Theft Division;
  •          Commercial Crime Investigations Division;
  •          Criminal Investigations Directorate;
  •          Criminal Record Centre;
  •          Drug Law Enforcement Division;
  •          Explosives Division;
  •          Motor Vehicle Theft Investigation Division;
  •          National Forensic Science Institute;
  •          Operations Directorate;
  •          Police Communications Division;
  •          Protected Resources Division;
  •          Scene-of-Crime Division;
  •          Serious Crime Division;
  •          Special Branch Directorate;
  •          Special Field Force Directorate;
  •          Special Reserve Force Division;
  •          Traffic Law Enforcement Division;
  •          Very Important Persons Protection Directorate;
  •          Women and Child Protection Division.
  •          INTERPOL National Central Bureau for Namibia;

 

INTERPOL Windhoek

Under the command of the Deputy Inspector General for Operations, the INTERPOL National Central Bureau for Namibia is the exclusive point of contact for all international investigations involving Namibia.  It provides domestic law enforcement with access to secure communications with police authorities across the world, and access to INTERPOL’s databases.

INTERPOL Windhoek coordinates criminal, investigative and humanitarian assistance, working with domestic partners such as Immigration and Customs and its INTERPOL partners worldwide. 

Four crime desks:

  • Organized crime;
  • Trafficking;
  • Multilateral and international liaison;
  • Violent crime.

Duties:

  • Conduct cross-border operations;
  • Fight drug crime;
  • Fight environmental crime;
  • Fight stock theft;
  • Fight trafficking in human beings.
  • Fight financial and high-tech crime;  
  • Fight smuggling and possession of illegal firearms and weapons;
  • Fight motor vehicle theft;
  • Help strengthen public safety and fight terrorism;
  • Help identify and retrieve stolen works of art, cultural property and antiques;
  • Perform fingerprint and DNA checks;
  • Provide fugitive investigation support;
  • Prevent the use of stolen and lost travel documents and fight illegal migration;
  • Perform disaster victim identification;
  • Perform crime intelligence;
  • Perform criminal history and record checks;
  • Support border security.
INTERPOL Windhoek in action
19 septiembre 2014

INTERPOL holds wildlife crime training in Namibia

WATERBERG, Namibia – INTERPOL has conducted a wildlife crime training course in Namibia to enhance the skills of the country’s police and government officials in effective enforcement of environmental laws.Some 19 participants from the Namibia Police Protected Resources Unit and the Ministry of Environment and Tourism attended the week-long training sessi...
11 julio 2014

Dangerous fake goods seized in INTERPOL operations across Eastern and Southern Africa

LYON, France – Baby food, cosmetics, televisions, mobile phones and toys were among goods worth USD 5.6 million seized during an INTERPOL-coordinated operation targeting organized crime groups trading fake and illicit products across Eastern and Southern Africa.Operation Wipeout was conducted across seven countries – Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Rwanda, Tanz...
27 septiembre 2013

Fakes worth more than USD 1.2 million seized in INTERPOL-led operations across Southern Africa

LYON, France – A series of raids coordinated by INTERPOL across Southern Africa targeting counterfeit and illicitly traded goods has led to the seizure of thousands of fake products and the closure of an industrial-scale plant manufacturing fake sportswear.Thousands of counterfeit products ranging from toys, chargers, shavers and cigarettes to pirated CDs...
19 junio 2012

INTERPOL efectúa la mayor operación de su historia contra el tráfico de marfil a manos de organizaciones delictivas

LYON (Francia) – La mayor operación realizada hasta la fecha por INTERPOL contra las organizaciones delictivas dedicadas al tráfico de marfil ha llevado a la detención de más de 200 personas y al decomiso de cerca de dos toneladas de marfil de elefante prometidas al contrabando.14 países de África Oriental, Austral y Occidental han participado en la opera...
29 agosto 2011

INTERPOL colabora en un curso para frenar el tráfico de especies de flora y fauna silvestres en África Austral

GABORONE (Botsuana) – Funcionarios de las fuerzas del orden de once países de África Austral han finalizado un curso intensivo, de seis días de duración, sobre aplicación de la ley contra el tráfico de flora y fauna silvestres, organizado por INTERPOL, concebido por Environment Canada (Ministerio de medio ambiente canadiense) y financiado principalmente...
18 mayo 2010

El comercio ilegal de marfil y cuernos de rinoceronte objeto de una operación coordinada por INTERPOL en África austral

Una operación transnacional contra los delitos relacionados con la fauna y flora silvestre en África austral ha dado como resultado la localización y el cierre de una fábrica ilegal de objetos de marfil, el decomiso de casi 400 kg de marfil y de cuernos de rinoceronte cuyo valor comercial se eleva a más de un millón de dólares, y a la detención de 41 pers...

Red Notices 6

DAVID
NICANOR
Age today: 45 years old
Nationality: Namibia

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NAMUPOLO
GABRIEL
Age today: 40 years old
Nationality: Namibia

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Yellow Notices 3

DE KOCK
HILDEGARD
Age today: 59 years old
Nationality: Namibia

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KWEDHI
SAMUEL
Age today: 16 years old
Nationality: Namibia

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