News and Features

20.04.2018
On a sunny morning and in the presence of thousands of friends and family members, 557 young Police Officers graduated from the Palestinian College for Policing Sciences in Jericho. The graduation ceremony included an...
19.04.2018
The European Union has funded the construction of two new correctional facilities in Palestine. However, before the new Correction and Rehabilitation Centres in Nablus and Jenin can be activated, they must each have an...
16.04.2018
The role of today’s correctional services is multidimensional. Not only must prisons maintain sufficient security, they also have an obligation to ensure the care and rehabilitation of each prisoner. To do so, prison...
12.04.2018
Imprisonment is a punitive action carried out by states on citizens to deprive them their freedom. The purpose of imprisonment is to protect the society against crime and reduce reoffending. As such, prisons play a...
04.04.2018
During a three day visit to Jordan from 25-27 March 2018, the Head of EUPOL COPPS, Kauko Aaltomaa, met with high level security actors of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The trip, which focused on the Kingdom’s...
20.03.2018
With advice and mentoring from the EUPOL COPPS Mission and supported by the International Community Policing Coordination Group, the Palestinian Civil Police has established a Community Policing Coordination Unit and...
15.03.2018
Fighting corruption is important to the Palestinian people. In this fight, effective detection, investigation and prosecution of corruptive practices is the only way to achieve the goal of combating all forms of...
08.03.2018
The March edition of the Mission’s Newsletter is available now. It features several gender and International Women’s Day related articles as well as a the first of a series of “Meet our Mission Members” articles. This...
08.03.2018
In all interactions with our partners and counterparts in the Palestinian Security Sector and Justice System, EUPOL COPPS works consistently to promote gender equality, build capacities in the field of gender...
05.03.2018
Combating violence against women in Palestine is an endless process, which must be advanced at different levels and through several parallel channels. This is why the Mission, last week, facilitated three specialized...

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