News and Features

07.08.2019
EUPOL COPPS Head of Mission Kauko Aaltomaa held a very fruitful meeting with the Palestinian Minister of Justice Mohammad Shalaldeh on 06 August 2019 and discussed ways to further support the criminal justice...
31.07.2019
Information Led-Policing (ILP) is a concept used to enable the police to direct their law enforcing activities proactively in order to prevent and handle crimes, threats or disorder more efficiently. In order to...
26.07.2019
The Criminal Records Unit of the Ministry of Justice certifies the authenticity of documents and provides citizens with non-conviction documents. In an effort to improve methods of detection of possible counterfeits and...
25.07.2019
This Mission forms part of the wider EU effort to support Palestinian state building. At present, personnel from 21 EU Member States work closely with the Mission’s Palestinian counterparts to support this effort. In...
24.07.2019
Over the past decade, the Palestinian justice sector has seen a significant rise in the number of women working in the courtrooms, doubling the number of female judges, prosecutors and registered lawyers. More than 18%...
23.07.2019
It is obvious to everyone that there is an environmental problem in the West Bank. As one passes through the outskirts of Ramallah, scattered rubbish, hundreds of thousands of used plastic bags and empty bottles, car...
18.07.2019
To promote best international standards for imprisonment, EUPOL COPPS Penitentiary Advisers have been working with the Correction and Rehabilitation Centre Department (CRCD) of the Palestinian Civil Police since 2007....
01.07.2019
The Council of the European Union has extended the Mandate of the EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support (EUPOL COPPS), as well as the Mandate of the EU Border Assistance Mission for the Rafah Crossing...
28.06.2019
The implementation of international treaties into national legislation expresses the will of a state to integrate and comply with international standards. Recently the Mission conducted a workshop for members of the...
27.06.2019
The hand-over of three pocket size handbooks on procedural law and two volumes of international treaties, to which the Palestinian Authority have committed, completes a yearlong project aiming to support the High...

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