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Mission to Skopje co-organised cross-border hot pursuit exercise

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
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Subject
Border security and management
Subject
Border security and management
Date(s)
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Region
South-Eastern Europe
Keywords
border control, border security, cross-border crime, search

Summary

From 17 to 19 May the Mission, in co-operation with the OSCE Presence in Albania, the OSCE Mission to Montenegro and representatives of the Police Cooperation Convention for Southeast Europe Secretariat, organized a three-day cross-border “hot pursuit” exercise in Ohrid. Participants from the Ministries of Internal Affairs of Montenegro, Albania and the host country and the Public Prosecutor’s Offices of these countries were involved in the exercise. Participants gained know-how on cross-border hot pursuits and the importance of the co-operation among Criminal Investigation Divisions and Prosecutor Offices. As a result of the exercise a Standard Operation Procedure for this kind of operation was adopted.

Information

Added on
15 Jun 2016
Origin
OSCE Mission to Skopje, North Macedonia
Region
North Macedonia
Keywords
border control, border security, cross-border crime, search
Rights
OSCE