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Deep Web: myth, legend or truth?

Thousands of articles try to explain what the Deep Web is. Most of them provide examples based on the different parts of an iceberg, which is divided into levels each of them containing some kind of information. How do these levels increase encryption proportionally to their depth? And, even more important, how does the content […]

By |April 12th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

Argentinean gendarmerie seized more than 5 tons of marijuana conditioned in wooden drawers

This police operation is the result of a researching tasks originated as a result of an anonymous complaint.
Gendarmerie Nacional Argentina, in the framework of the fight against drug trafficking carried out with the support of the Ministry of National Security, seized 5,173 kilograms of 518 grams of pot marijuana hidden in wooden crates. The narcotic […]

By |January 10th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

HANDOVER to Spain of EUROGENDFOR CIMIN Presidency

On 07 December, the European Gendarmerie Force leading body, the High Level Interdepartmental Committee or CIMIN, met in Roma to consolidate one year of activities and pave the way for future challenges. Lieutenant General Tullio Del Sette, Commander of the Carabinieri Corps and CIMIN President, officialised the significant achievement of 2016, including:

–   the continued participation […]

By |December 15th, 2016|Member News|0 Comments

Gendarmeries of the world Directory

The French National Society for the history and heritage of the gendarmerie has just issued a “Gendarmeries of the world Directory”. Written both in French and in English, this exceptional work gathers all the characteristics of 45 gendarmeries or alike forces existing in the world.

Conceived for private individuals, French administrations and foreign institutions, international […]

By |September 21st, 2016|Member News|0 Comments

France – Works on the fight against malicious drones

The threats posed by the use of civil drones have been exemplified by several incidents in the last months: mid-air collisions between planes and drones in the vicinity of airports were just avoided; sensitive sites, such as nuclear plants, were illegally overflown by drones; etc.

 

To tackle this issue, a report was presented to the French […]

By |April 20th, 2016|Member News|0 Comments

Qatar – Security mobilization for the 2022 World Cup

Work is undergoing in Qatar on the wide range of aspects related to the preparation of the 2022 World Cup, while the projects become more concrete as days go by.

One team will play a major role, not in the actual football games but rather in the organization of the tournament itself: the World Cup Security […]

By |April 4th, 2016|Member News|0 Comments

The Spanish Guardia Civil and the National Gendarmerie of Senegal seized an arsenal of weapons in the city of Saint Louis (Senegal)

This action shows the progress made in the field of security in this country resulting from the training and guidance provided by members of the Rapid Action Group (GAR) of Guardia Civil to members of the National Gendarmerie of Senegal.

In the framework of the exercise FLINTLOCK 16 that is taking place in Senegal, members of […]

By |March 2nd, 2016|Member News|0 Comments

Participation of EUROGENDFOR in EUAM Ukraine public order training

As part of a training session organised by the EU Advisory Mission Ukraine, around 170 officers of the National Police of Ukraine put some of the theories they are being trained in into practice on 28 January in Kyiv in the presence of Acting EUAM Head of Mission Hugues Fantou, European Gendarmerie Force Commander BGen […]

By |February 18th, 2016|Member News|0 Comments

Portugal – Seizure of more than 182 tons of tobacco and 600 thousand euros in cash

On January 26th, 2016, the Guarda Nacional Republicana (GNR), through the Fiscal Action Unit and the Tax and Customs Authority, under coordination of the Central Department of Investigation and Prosecution, have complied with 41 search warrants (26 in-house and 15 others), in several economic operators in the regions of Porto, Vila Nova de Gaia, Fundão, […]

By |February 3rd, 2016|Member News|0 Comments

Contribution of gendarmerie forces to FRONTEX mission in Lesbos and Chios islands

The Schengen area has been facing a considerable increase in the number of refugees arriving at its boundaries. This situation has created a need to reinforce the border services of some European countries which are at the doorstep of the European Union, especially Italy and Greece.

The European Agency for the Management of Operational Cooperation at […]

By |January 22nd, 2016|Member News|0 Comments