• INTERPOL Tallinn
  • Member since :
    4 November 1992
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Estonian Police and Border Guard Board


The Estonian Police and Border Guard Board (Eesti Politsei- ja Piirivalveametin Estonian) is a government agency under the authority of the Ministry of the Interior. The Board is headed by a Director General.

The Police and Border Guard Board was established in 2010 when the Police Board, Central Criminal Police, Public Order Police, Border Guard Board, and Citizenship and Migration Board were merged. With a workforce of more than 5,000 people, it is currently the biggest state agency in Estonia.

The principal tasks of the Police and Border Guard Board are:

  • security and public order;
  • crime prevention, detection and investigation;
  • securing the European Union border;
  • citizenship and identity documentation administration.

Other law enforcement institutions overseen by the Estonian Ministry of the Interior include:

  • Internal Security Service;
  • Rescue Board;
  • Academy of Security Sciences.


Established in 1992, the INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB) for Estonia is a part of the Criminal Intelligence Bureau, a unit of the Estonian Police and Border Guard Board. It is staffed by 50 police and civilian crime specialists.

INTERPOL Tallinn comprises the following units:

  • 24/7 operational centre;
  • fugitive investigations;
  • international legal assistance;
  • specialized crime;
  • data collection;
  • criminal analysis.
INTERPOL Tallinn in action
15 October 2018

Wildlife crime: experts recommend an integrated global response

LONDON, United Kingdom - An INTERPOL working meeting to define global strategy and coordinated action in tackling wildlife crime has closed in London with a call to boost multi-sector cooperation via INTERPOL.INTERPOL’s 29th Wildlife Crime Working Group meeting brought together 170 experts from wildlife and park authorities in 45 countries to pave the way...
02 March 2017

Anti-wildlife trafficking operation results in global arrests and seizures

LYON, France – A global operation tackling the illegal trade in wildlife and timber has resulted in the identification of nearly 900 suspects and 1,300 seizures of illicit products worth an estimated USD 5.1 million.The results, announced ahead of World Wildlife Day (3 March), mark INTERPOL’s ongoing commitment to supporting its 190 member countries in co...
09 June 2016

Online sale of fake medicines and products targeted in INTERPOL operation

LYON, France - Fake cancer medication, substandard HIV and diabetes testing kits, counterfeit dental equipment and illicit surgical equipment – just a snapshot of the potentially life-threatening drugs and goods seized during INTERPOL’s Operation Pangea IX.Targeting the illicit online sale of medicines and medical devices and involving some 193 police, cu...

Red Notices 9

Age today: 39 years old


Age today: 35 years old


All wanted persons

Yellow Notices 3

Age today: 20 years old
Nationality: Estonia


Age today: 34 years old
Nationality: Estonia


All Missing persons

European Regional Conference 2002
  • 31st European Regional Conference - 2002 - Tallinn

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