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  • INTERPOL Nouakchott
  • Member since :
    19 September 1962
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Mauritania

LA POLICE NATIONALE DE LA MAURITANIE

Police-nationale-de-la-Mauritanie

Police nationale de la Mauritanie

Force de sécurité relevant du ministère chargé de l’Intérieur et de la Décentralisation, la Police nationale de la Mauritanie est dirigée par le Directeur général de la Direction générale de la Sûreté nationale.

La Police nationale de la Mauritanie est chargée d’une mission générale de protection des intérêts fondamentaux de l’État. Elle est chargée, sur l’ensemble du territoire national, d’une mission permanente de sécurité publique, de police judiciaire, de sûreté intérieure et extérieure de l’État, de la lutte contre le terrorisme, de la recherche et de la centralisation du renseignement relevant de sa compétence, du maintien et du rétablissement de l’ordre public, de la protection des personnes et de leurs biens, de la surveillance du territoire, de l’immigration et de la lutte contre la délinquance économique et financière. Elle veille à l’exécution et au respect des lois et règlements.

INTERPOL Nouakchott

Le Bureau central national (B.C.N.) d’INTERPOL de la Mauritanie fait partie des six services composant la Direction de la Police judiciaire et de la Sécurité publique (DPJSP). Il est dirigé par un chef de service relevant du Directeur de la Police judiciaire et de la Sécurité publique.

Les priorités et objectifs sont :

  • L’élargissement de l’accès au système de communication I-24/7 et aux services INTERPOL au-delà du Bureau central national ;
  • L’accroissement de la transmission et de l’échange d’informations entre les services nationaux chargés de l’application des lois relatives à la criminalité générale ;
  • L’extradition des nationaux objets de mandats d’arrêt internationaux ;
  • La recherche des individus auteurs d’infractions relevant de la criminalité générale ;
  • Le développement des échanges d’informations entre les pays voisins sur les malfaiteurs recherchés, le terrorisme, le trafic d’armes et de drogue, et les vols de véhicules.
INTERPOL Nouakchott in action
23 July 2018

G5 Sahel police leaders forging closer ties with INTERPOL to combat terrorism

LYON, France – INTERPOL support to the police component of the G5 Sahel Joint Force was the focus of a high-level meeting with police leaders from Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger.With the Sahel region central to the global fight against terrorism, discussions at the General Secretariat headquarters focused on three key areas where INTERPOL...
12 July 2018

Fake goods: arrests and seizures in worldwide operations

LYON, France – Pharmaceuticals, food, vehicle parts, tobacco products, clothing, and agrochemicals are among tonnes of fake goods seized in INTERPOL-led operations across four continents.Coordinated by INTERPOL between March and May 2018 in 36 countries across Africa, Asia, the Middle East and South America, operations sought to dismantle factories and su...
26 June 2018

Regional security leaders support INTERPOL programme to reinforce West African policing

ABIDJAN, Cote d’Ivoire – Security Ministers, Police Chiefs and national security heads from across West Africa have launched a new chapter in INTERPOL’s regional security programme.Funded by the European Union, phase three of the West Africa Police Information System (WAPIS) will see the creation of national criminal data systems in each country of the Ec...
23 November 2017

INTERPOL-led operation rescues 500 victims of human trafficking, leads to 40 arrests

COTONOU, Benin – Nearly 500 victims of human trafficking, including 236 minors, have been rescued following an INTERPOL operation carried out simultaneously across Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Senegal.In total, 40 suspected traffickers were arrested and will now face prosecution for offences including human trafficking, forced labour and child exploi...
20 September 2017

INTERPOL capacity building programme targets human trafficking and trans-border crime in West Africa and Sahel

LYON, France– Tackling human trafficking and strengthening borders in the West Africa – Sahel region was the focus of two INTERPOL training sessions in Mauritania and Senegal.The capacity building events (21 - 29 August 2017) aimed to provide frontline officers with the skills and knowledge required to more effectively curb human trafficking across the re...
09 March 2017

West African cybercrime underground economy emerging, finds joint INTERPOL-Trend Micro paper

LYON, France – A joint INTERPOL and Trend Micro research paper on cybercrime activity across West Africa has revealed a significant growth in cyber frauds on individuals and businesses.Combining survey results from INTERPOL member countries across the region with research findings by Trend Micro, the ‘Cybercrime in West Africa: Poised for an Underground M...
12 July 2016

1,500 police in operation targeting crime networks across Eastern and Southern Africa

KENYA/ZIMBABWE - An operation across Eastern and Southern Africa targeting transnational crimes including human, drug and arms trafficking, people smuggling, terrorism, car theft and environmental crime has resulted in nearly 4,500 arrests.To address the wide-ranging yet often interlinked types of crime across the region, some 1,500 officers were deployed...

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