Ex-République yougoslave de Macédoine

  • INTERPOL Skopje
  • Member since :
    4 octobre 1993
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Ex-République yougoslave de Macédoine


Law enforcement in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia is the responsibility of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Headquartered in Skopje and headed by a Government-appointed Director for a four-year mandate, the Ministry’s Bureau for Public Security runs the national police force. It is responsible for:

  • Protecting the freedom and rights of its citizens;
  • Ensuring law and order;
  • Preventing, detecting and investigating crime;
  • Regulating and controlling traffic;
  • Controlling migration and residence of foreigners;
  • Providing state border security and crossing control;


The National Central Bureau (NCB) for the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia is made up of more than 10 staff and structured around the following crime areas:

  • Public safety and terrorism;
  • Organized crime;
  • Drugs and weapons;
  • Financial and high-tech crime,
  • Trafficking in human beings;
  • Stolen motor vehicles;
  • Fugitives.

To strengthen national security, INTERPOL Skopje has arranged for the Organized Crime Department (OCD) to have direct access to INTERPOL's range of criminal databases (the OCD comprises several units, including financial crime, violent crime, trafficking in human beings, drugs and weapons, forensics).  Access has also been granted to regional sections that deal with migration issues, and to national border crossing points.   There are plans to continue expanding access to INTERPOL databases to law enforcement units across the country.

INTERPOL Skopje in action
19 septembre 2014

Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia renews commitment to global security

LYON, France – During a visit to INTERPOL’s General Secretariat headquarters, Head of Police and Director of Public Security of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Mitko Chavkov, underlined his country’s commitment to international police cooperation.Meeting with INTERPOL Secretary General Ronald K. Noble, Mr Chavkov was updated on the latest globa...
30 décembre 2013

Des contrefaçons d’une valeur estimée à près d’un million d’USD saisies lors d’une opération coordonnée par INTERPOL

LYON (France) – Des produits de contrefaçon d’une valeur estimée à près d’un million d’USD ont été saisis au cours d’une série d’interventions menées dans toute l’Europe de l’Est, dans le cadre de l’opération White Mercury d’INTERPOL. L’opération, à laquelle ont pris part sept pays – l’Albanie, la Bosnie-Herzégovine, la Bulgarie, la Croatie, l’ex-Rép...
29 juillet 2011

La première visite du Secrétaire Général d’INTERPOL à Skopje souligne l’importance de la coopération policière internationale

SKOPJE – Lors de sa première mission en ex-République yougoslave de Macédoine, le Secrétaire Général d’INTERPOL, M. Ronald K. Noble, a rencontré de hauts responsables du gouvernement et de la police du pays, soulignant ainsi la contribution de ce dernier à la coopération policière mondiale.Lors des deux jours qu’il a passés sur place, le Secrétaire Généra...
01 avril 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...

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