EUPOL COPPS delivers training for Palestinian judges on cryptocurrencies and cybercrime

In order to support Palestine’s efforts to combat cybercrime, EUPOL COPPS delivered a training for 6 Palestinian judges on 15 February 2020 on the risks posed by cryptocurrencies and the dark net. The objective was to provide a comprehensive...

Mastering police tactics in Spain

The Spanish Police hosted a delegation of four senior officers from the Palestinian Civil Police / Special Police Force (SPF) to share innovative new perspectives on tactics and operating procedures, in particular methods to keep citizens safe...

Human rights training for Palestinian prosecutors aimed at improving prison inspections

EUPOL COPPS financed a human rights training on 11 February 2020 for 16 Palestinian prosecutors on international standards for prison inspections. Inspecting detention facilities to ensure that they meet minimum standards is the responsibility of...

EUPOL COPPS delivers training to support improved drafting of Palestinian legislation

Five one-day training sessions which took place from 12 January – 9 February 2020 allowed 17 members of the Diwan, Palestine’s Advisory and Legislation Bureau, to get expert guidance on how to best draft legislation. The seminars were delivered by...

Let’s stay safe online today and every day!

Today, 11 February 2020, is Safer Internet Day! The internet is a wonderful thing – opening up new sources of information and opportunities for learning and sharing. But it also has certain risks – such as invasion of privacy, cyberbullying,...

Video: Meet Judge Asaad Shunnar - a judge on a mission to change Palestine's justice systemf

Asaad Shunnar is a Palestinian judge who is keen to improve the performance of the transitional High Judicial Council. He faces a number of challenges however. Find out his story!