serious and organised crime

CEPOL course to enhance awareness on organised crime takes place in Rome

27 June 2022
CEPOL National Unit, Italy

On Friday 17th of June, the first ever CEPOL course on “Countering Serious Organised Crime and Mafia-style Groups - Investigation Techniques” was successfully concluded at the Italian Interior Ministry’s Interagency Law Enforcement Academy of Advanced Studies in Rome. The aim of this course was, in fact, to demonstrate the enhanced awareness about organised crime as a transnational phenomenon and to better understand and improve the investigative skills to tackle this crime field.

EUROMED Police rolls out CEPOL’s first sub-regional training in Egypt

30 November 2021

The EUROMED Police project implemented the Combatting Illicit Firearms Trafficking onsite course in cooperation with the Egypt Police Academy in Cairo from 7 to 11 November. Firearms, war weapons, and ammunition trafficking accelerate organised crime and terrorism, posing a threat to public safety in the Middle East and North Africa Region. The EUROMED Police project aims to increase the capacity of MENA countries to fight this type of crime.

18 Law enforcement officials from Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestinian Authority, and the Arab Interior Ministers’ Council (AIMC) participated...



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