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    June 1947
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Policía Federal Argentina

Establecida en 1943, la Policía Federal Argentina (PFA) es la principal fuerza de seguridad de la República Argentina. Dependiente del Ministerio de Seguridad, cuenta con destacamentos en todas las provincias del país, denominadas "delegaciones", y en la Ciudad de Buenos Aires, donde ejerce también las funciones de policía local.

La Policía Federal Argentina es una institución civil armada ejerciendo las funciones de policía de seguridad y judicial que derivan de las responsabilidades emergentes del poder de policía del gobierno federal central.

Organización de la Policía Federal Argentina

  1. Jefatura
  2. Subjefatura
  3. Superintendencias de:
    • Administración
    • Bienestar
    • Federal de Bomberos
    • Interior y Delitos Federales Complejos
    • Investigaciones Federales
    • Planificación y Desarrollo
    • Seguridad Metropolitana
    • Personal Instrucción y Derechos Humanos
    • Comunicaciones Federales
    • Policía Científica
    • Drogas Peligrosas
    • Federal de Transporte
    • Asuntos Internos
  4. Direcciones Generales Autónomas de:
    • Asuntos Jurídicos
    • Inteligencia Criminal
    • Coordinación Internacional

INTERPOL Buenos Aires

La Oficina Central Nacional (OCN) de INTERPOL para Argentina forma parte de la Dirección General de Coordinación Internacional, cuya misión básica se desarrolla a través de las siguientes funciones:

  • Centralización, coordinación y distribución de todas las informaciones emanadas o dirigidas a los organismos de INTERPOL y otras policías extranjeras;
  • Prevención, averiguación y represión de delitos e infracciones en el ámbito internacional, interviniendo directamente o junto a otras dependencias;

La coordinación nacional se hace efectiva a través de las oficinas de enlace de los distintos organismos, que desarrollan sus tareas con la OCN para Argentina en Buenos Aires. Así, se mantiene un contacto permanente con todos los servicios nacionales y provinciales del país:

  • Gendarmería Nacional
  • Prefectura Naval Argentina
  • Policía de Seguridad Aeroportuaria
  • Dirección Nacional de Migraciones
  • Dirección General de Aduanas
  • 23 Policías Provinciales

El Departamento INTERPOL cuenta con las Divisiones y Secciones siguientes dentro de su estructura:

  • Asuntos Internacionales;
  • Prevención Delictiva Internacional;
  • Agregaduría Policiales;
  • Mercosur;
  • Telecomunicaciones Internacionales;
  • Protección del Patrimonio Cultural;
  • Aeropuertos y Sección Puertos;
  • Extradiciones;
  • Investigación Federal de Fugitivos.

La OCN Buenos Aires cuenta con 254 oficiales y suboficiales de la Policía Federal Argentina.

INTERPOL Buenos Aires in action
08 December 2016

INTERPOL-led operation dismantles criminal networks behind fake goods

LYON, France – An INTERPOL-led operation has resulted in police across the Americas dismantling 34 criminal networks involved in the production and distribution of fake and illicit goods worth tens of millions of dollars.More than 650 interventions were made by police and customs officials across eight countries during the two-week (1 – 15 October) Operat...
23 September 2016

Tackling organized crime in Latin America and Caribbean focus of INTERPOL meeting

WILLEMSTAD, Curaçao – Addressing the global problem of Latin American and Caribbean drug crime and its links to other serious crimes, particularly migrant smuggling and human trafficking, was the focus of INTERPOL’s third annual Project Fortaleza meeting held in the Curaçao capital. Project Fortaleza provides Latin American and Caribbean law enforcement w...
28 July 2016

More than 2,700 human trafficking victims rescued in INTERPOL-coordinated operation

An operation targeting human trafficking in South and Central America has resulted in the rescue of more than 2,700 victims, 134 arrests and the dismantling of at least seven organized crime networks.Coordinated by INTERPOL’s Regional Bureau for South America, Operation Intercops - Spartacus III was conducted in two parts, initially concentrating on three...
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...
15 December 2015

Online child sex abuser forums targeted in INTERPOL-coordinated operation

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – An operation targeting paedophile networks sharing child sexual abuse material via online forums has resulted in the arrest of 60 offenders across 15 countries in the Americas and Europe and the rescue of four victims.Coordinated from INTERPOL’s Regional Bureau for South America in Buenos Aires, nearly 200 raids were carried out...
23 September 2015

Global action against intellectual property crime focus of international conference

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – International collaboration against the growing danger of intellectual property crime in the digital age is the focus of the 9th International Law Enforcement Intellectual Property (IP) Crime Conference in Buenos Aires.Some 600 senior law enforcement officials, security and industry experts from more than 70 countries are attendi...
15 September 2015

Strengthening regional and global security focus of INTERPOL Chief’s visit to Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina ‒ On his first official mission to Argentina, INTERPOL Secretary General Jürgen Stock met with senior government and police officials to identify areas for enhanced law enforcement cooperation to combat transnational crime and terrorism.Secretary General Stock met with Argentina’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Héctor Timerman and Na...
07 August 2015

INTERPOL hosts meetings on forestry and fisheries crime in Central and South America

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – INTERPOL recently conducted two Regional Investigative and Analytical Case Meetings on fisheries and forestry crime for law enforcement officers across Central and South America.The three-day meetings (20-22 July) were held at the INTERPOL Regional Bureau for South America in Buenos Aires.The meeting focusing on fisheries crime w...
02 June 2015

Fugitive arrested after cooperation between INTERPOL Bureaus in Brazil and Argentina

Swift investigative collaboration between the INTERPOL National Central Bureaus (NCBs) in Buenos Aires, Brasilia and NCB Brazil’s regional office in Santa Catarina has resulted in the location and arrest of an Argentine man just five days after Brazil requested the publication of an INTERPOL Red Notice against him.Acting on a tip-off from law enforcement...
12 December 2014

Enhancing resilience against biological threats focus of INTERPOL workshop

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Improving the safety, security, and surveillance structures around biosciences and related emerging technologies was the focus of an INTERPOL Operation S3OMMET workshop for South American countries.Conducted in cooperation with the International Federation for Biosafety Associations (IFBA), and the Connecting Organizations for Re...
07 June 2014

Lionel Messi scores again with INTERPOL’s #TurnBackCrime campaign

LYON, France – International football star Lionel Messi has joined INTERPOL’s #TurnBackCrime campaign.The Argentine team captain, FC Barcelona striker and the first footballer ever to win four FIFA/Ballons d'Or, has added his voice to INTERPOL’s global campaign to highlight the dangers of organized and other forms of crime and their impact on everyday lif...
15 May 2014

Hundreds of raids across South America net fake goods worth USD 27 million

LYON, France – More than 600 raids carried out across South America in an INTERPOL-coordinated operation have led to the seizure of fake goods worth some USD 27.4 million, with nearly 800 people placed under investigation.Police and customs officers from 10 countries took part in Operation Jupiter VI, aimed at disrupting the organized crime networks behin...
26 November 2013

Visit by Argentina’s Foreign Minister to INTERPOL focuses on global security issues

LYON, France – Argentina’s Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman met with INTERPOL Secretary General Ronald K. Noble at the world police body’s General Secretariat headquarters today to discuss a range of global security issues.The meeting follows bilateral talks between Argentine and Iranian officials to ‘implement the terms’ of the Memorandum of Understandin...
14 August 2013

INTERPOL-supported operation targeting online child abuse materials leads to arrests across Latin America

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – In operations targeting the distribution of child sexual abuse materials primarily in Latin America, law enforcement authorities have arrested or placed under investigation 100 individuals and seized thousands of computers and other equipment containing images or videos of abuse.Coordinated by INTERPOL via its Regional Bureau in...
07 June 2013

INTERPOL agreement with MERCOSUR to boost regional and global police information sharing

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay – An agreement signed today between INTERPOL and the Southern Common Market (MERCOSUR) will further streamline global and regional law enforcement cooperation, through enhanced police information exchange.Under the agreement, INTERPOL’s global databases will be linked to MERCOSUR’s Security Information Exchange System (SISME) which alr...
30 May 2013

Argentine foreign minister’s visit to INTERPOL focuses on international police collaboration

LYON, France – Cooperation between Argentina and INTERPOL’s global law enforcement network against transnational organized crime topped the agenda during a meeting today between Foreign Affairs Minister Héctor Timerman and INTERPOL Secretary General Ronald K. Noble.Discussions during the visit by Mr Timerman to INTERPOL’s General Secretariat headquarters...
15 April 2011

INTERPOL hunt for international fugitives leads to numerous arrests across South America

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – An INTERPOL operation targeting 207 internationally-wanted fugitives wanted for serious crimes including murder, kidnapping, organized crime and child sexual abuse believed to be hiding in South America has led to arrests across the continent and new investigative leads established for almost a quarter.Investigative leads develop...
31 January 2011

INTERPOL-led operation in Americas nets fakes worth 200 million dollars

LYON, France – Fake goods worth more than USD 200 million have been seized and nearly 1,000 people arrested in a series of operations co-ordinated by INTERPOL across South America targeting organized criminal counterfeiting networks.Carried out under the auspices of Operation Jupiter in partnership with the World Customs Organization (WCO), the year-long...
26 October 2010

INTERPOL Regional Bureau in Buenos Aires to pioneer international police co-operation through hub’s new facility

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – The new site of INTERPOL’s Regional Bureau offices in Buenos Aires was officially opened on Tuesday, creating through its unique global tools and services an enhanced central point for police co-operation across South America and with each of the world police body’s 188 member countries.With the Regional Bureau providing support...
01 October 2010

Hundreds arrested in INTERPOL and Customs anti-counterfeiting operations across South America

LYON, France – A transnational operation co-ordinated by INTERPOL and the World Customs Organization targeting organized criminal counterfeiting networks across 13 countries in South America has resulted in more than 600 arrests and the seizure of fake goods worth 50 million US dollars. Carried out under the umbrella of Operation Jupiter, goods recovered...
28 May 2010

INTERPOL links lead to Colombian beauty queen arrest in Argentina

LYON, France –  The arrest by Argentinean police of a Colombian woman wanted for allegedly leading a drug trafficking ring has been praised by the world police body after the suspect was located through international police efforts and intelligence provided by INTERPOL’s Fugitive Unit.Former model Angie Sanclemente Valencia, aged 31, is suspected of...
25 June 2009

Argentina arrest of fugitive wanted by US for drug trafficking and money laundering shows value of INTERPOL tools

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina  – A major investigation led by INTERPOL'S National Central Bureaus (NCBs) in Washington, Buenos Aires and Montevideo, by its Fugitive Investigative Support unit at its General Secretariat headquarters in Lyon, France, and by the US Marshals, led to the arrest on 23rd June of Bruce Vito Veniero, wanted for drug trafficking, mo...
03 April 2009

Counterfeiting networks across South America targeted in INTERPOL and World Customs Organization operations

LYON, France – Counterfeit and pirated goods worth more than USD 131 million have been seized in a series of operations across South America co-ordinated by INTERPOL and the World Customs Organization (WCO).Under the umbrella of Operation Jupiter, police and customs agents from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay carried out 299...
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