58/2015 Pan-European football security training

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06 July 2015 to 10 July 2015
Germany in cooperation with the EU Think Tank on Football Security

The aim of this seminar is to enhance safety and security by increasing the effectiveness and harmonisation of policing in football matches with a European dimension.

Participants will be able to:

  • strengthen the international partnerships between the delegations regularly involved in fixtures
  • discuss, critically evaluate and learn from the latest knowledge, research and good practice from across Europe
  • expand the philosophy of safety-oriented public order management and intelligence-based policing
  • develop and enhance international good practice by creating a platform to understand the links between local practices, existing policy, evidence and theory
  • understand the crowd dynamics theory and how it applies to active policing during football events
Target Audience: 
  • Police football commanders
  • NFIP contacts
  • Football intelligence officers
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Successful CEPOL course on football security across Europe

31 August 2015

More than 50 participants from EU Member States and Iceland attended the CEPOL course 58/2015 “Pan-European football security training”, organised from 6 to 10 July by the German Police University in Muenster, Germany. The aim of this activity was to make policing in football matches more effective and harmonised within Europe.


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European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
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Ó utca 27

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European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
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