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Law enforcement services in Bulgaria are provided by several different departments of the Ministry of Interior.

Criminal Police General Directorate

Headed by a Chief Commissar, the Criminal Police General Directorate has the role of the national police force, carrying out its duties as an independent Ministerial body, in cooperation with other state bodies, organizations and citizens.     

Mandate:

  • Prevent, detect and investigate crime;
  • Search for fugitives;
  • Formally identify people;
  • Tackle cross-border crime and networks;
  • Fight illegal migration and trafficking in human beings;
  • Prevent terrorism.

Security Police General Directorate

Mandate:

  • Maintain public law and order;
  • Protect public property and strategic sites;
  • Secure major events;
  • Riot control;
  • Traffic control, vehicle administration and accident management;
  • Dangerous substance control;
  • VIP protection.

Border Police General Directorate

The Ministry of Interior in also in charge of the Border Police General Directorate, a specialized security and investigative force in charge of border security and control.

Mandate:

  • Protect state borders;
  • Control migration in and out of national borders;
  • Enforce laws and regulations for the admission of foreign-born persons to Bulgaria;
  • Control illegal immigration;
  • Detect, apprehend, and deter smugglers of human beings, drugs and other contraband.

INTERPOL Sofia

Another department of the Ministry of Interior, the INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB) for Bulgaria is part of its International Operational Cooperation Department (IOCD).

Its priority crime areas include:

  • Terrorism;
  • Maritime piracy;
  • Drugs;
  • Trafficking in human beings;
  • Stolen motor vehicle crime;
  • Money laundering;
  • High-tech crime.

In March 2009, the IOCD moved to a new headquarters building in central Sofia.  NCB Sofia staff now enjoy brand new office space comprising 12 rooms fully equipped with modern technology and communications devices.

INTERPOL Sofia in action
30 diciembre 2013

Se decomisan artículos falsificados por valor de casi 1 millón de USD en una operación coordinada por INTERPOL

LYON (Francia) – En una serie de intervenciones realizadas en toda Europa Oriental, en el marco de la operación WHITE MERCURY de INTERPOL, se han decomisado artículos falsificados valorados en cerca de 1 millón de USD.La operación, en la que participaron siete países –Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croacia, la Ex República Yugoslava de Macedonia,...
16 noviembre 2012

INTERPOL chief commends Bulgaria on the work of its police in fighting transnational organized crime

SOFIA, Bulgaria – INTERPOL Secretary General Ronald K. Noble has complimented Bulgaria's Ministry of Interior and police in fighting all forms of serious crime and has called for a renewed global effort by INTERPOL member countries to help Bulgaria identify those behind the terrorist bombing attack on an Israeli tour bus in Burgas in August which left six...
30 agosto 2012

INTERPOL publica, a petición de Bulgaria, varias imágenes de una persona que presuntamente actuó como cómplice en el atentado terrorista contra un autobús

LYON (Francia) – Las autoridades búlgaras han pedido a todos los países miembros de INTERPOL que difundan la fotografía del permiso de conducir y varios retratos realizados por ordenador de un supuesto cómplice del autor del atentado con bomba perpetrado en julio contra un autobús de turistas israelíes en el aeropuerto de Burgas (Bulgaria). La petición fo...
02 agosto 2012

Bulgaria pide a los países miembros de INTERPOL que divulguen la imagen del autor del atentado terrorista contra un autobús

LYON (Francia) – Bulgaria ha pedido a todos los países miembros de INTERPOL que difundan el retrato realizado por ordenador de un supuesto terrorista con miras a su identificación. Esta persona podría ser el autor de un atentado con bomba perpetrado contra un autobús de turistas israelíes en el aeropuerto búlgaro de Burgas.En el atentado mortal, cometido...
19 julio 2012

INTERPOL envía un equipo a Bulgaria para ayudar en la investigación sobre el atentado suicida contra un autobús de turistas israelíes

LYON (Francia) – INTERPOL va a enviar una unidad de gestión de crisis a Bulgaria para ayudar a las autoridades nacionales en la investigación del atentado terrorista cometido por un kamikaze contra un autobús de turistas israelíes que mató a cinco israelíes, un búlgaro -el conductor-, y al presunto terrorista, y causó heridas a más de 30 personas.En su co...
01 abril 2010

INTERPOL supported operation targeting organized crime in South East Europe leads to heroin seizure and arrests

The first joint operation co-ordinated under INTERPOL project BESA targeting organized crime groups in South East Europe has resulted in the arrest of five men and the seizure of more than six kilos of heroin by police in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.The arrests in Strumica on Saturday 27 March follow close co-operation between police in the...

Red Notices 59

PODGORSKI
IVAN VLADOV
Age today: 41 years old
Nationality: Bulgaria

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DRAGNEV
KANTCHO ILIEV
Age today: 65 years old
Nationality: Bulgaria

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All wanted persons

Yellow Notices 116

AENSKA
VELEMIRA STOYANOVA
Age today: 38 years old
Nationality: Bulgaria

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ALEKSANDROV
SASHO YORDANOV
Age today: 60 years old
Nationality: Bulgaria

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All Missing persons

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