Operation Cascades in Burkina Faso rescues 100 victims of child trafficking Operation Cascades in Burkina Faso rescues 100 victims of child trafficking
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20 septembre 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...
25 avril 2017

L’alcool en tête des aliments et boissons de contrefaçon, d’une valeur de 230 millions d’EUR, saisis dans le cadre d’une opération mondiale

Près de 26 millions de litres d’alcool de contrefaçon ont été saisis lors d’une opération conjointe INTERPOL-Europol ciblant les contrefaçons d’aliments et de boissons dans le monde entier.Lors de la sixième opération Opson, à laquelle ont participé la police, les douanes, les autorités nationales de contrôle des aliments et des partenaires du secteur pri...
22 février 2017

INTERPOL special representative presents Credentials to the African Union

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has officially received the credentials of Special INTERPOL Representative to the African Union, Francis Rwego.Following the presentation at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, the special representative and Commission Chairperson discussed key areas of cooperation including the f...
22 septembre 2016

Global drug trafficking through Africa focus of operational INTERPOL meeting

LYON, France ‒ Investigating transnational drug trafficking through Africa was the focus of INTERPOL’s third annual Interflow working group meeting at INTERPOL’s General Secretariat headquarters.With the Interflow project aimed at helping police forces detect, identify and arrest drug traffickers whose activities are linked to Africa, the two-day event (1...
10 septembre 2016

Regional threats require a global response – INTERPOL Chief in Central Africa

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea – INTERPOL Secretary General Jürgen Stock has said that regional law enforcement cooperation in Central Africa is interconnected with security efforts across Africa and beyond.Speaking at a meeting of security ministers from countries of the Central African Police Chiefs Committee (CAPCCO) which was officially opened by Prime Min...
12 juillet 2016

1 500 policiers engagés dans une opération ciblant les réseaux criminels en Afrique orientale et australe

KENYA/ZIMBABWE – Une opération menée en Afrique orientale et australe contre la criminalité transnationale, notamment la traite d’êtres humains, le trafic de migrants, de drogues et d’armes, le terrorisme, le vol de véhicules et les atteintes à l’environnement a donné lieu à près de 4 500 arrestations.Afin de lutter dans toute la région contre des activit...
07 juin 2016

Border management focus of INTERPOL training in West Africa

COTONOU, Benin – A further 44 law enforcement officers from eight countries - Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Nigeria and Togo - have undergone training as part of the INTERPOL Capacity Building Project to Foster Stability in West Africa.The two-week (23 May – 3 June) course was the second in a series of training courses aimed at e...