Press Releases

Ramallah, 9th September 2013 - The Head of the Palestinian Bar Association (PBA), Mr. Hussein Shabaneh, and his counterpart, Mr. Sergio Paparo, President of the Florence Bar Association, signed a cooperation agreement... more
Brussels, 3rd July 2013 - The Council of the European Union prolonged the EU police mission, EUPOL COPPS, for the Palestinian Territories until 30 June 2014.
Wednesday’s decision is part of wider EU efforts in support... more
Ramallah, 12th June 2013 – The Palestinian Civil Police (PCP) held a consultation workshop on Wednesday with Palestinian civil society organizations to discuss the draft accountability strategy which aims to enhance... more

Ramallah, 3rd June 2013 – The Palestinian Civil Police held a national conference today to officially launch the Strategy and internal Regulation of its Family Protection Unit (FPU). 
The about 60 Page Strategy will... more
Ramallah, 6th June 2013 – The Palestinian Civil Police (PCP) announced on Thursday it had completed a $ 12.7 million information and communications systems infrastructure development project to upgrade their operational... more
Dublin, 4th June 2013 – Palestinian officials undertook a study visit to the Republic of Ireland, the aim of which was to focus on good governance practices within a modern forensic medical laboratory. EUPOL COPPS and... more
Jericho, 30th May 2013 - Twelve Palestinian Civil Police officers from the West Bank completed on Thursday a five-day “train the trainer” course on the basic concepts of Community Policing.
The intensive course took... more
Freiburg, 30th May 2013 - The Palestinian Minister of Justice, Mr. Ali Muhana, and the Legal Counsel to the President, Mr. Hasan Al-Ouri, concluded a visit from 27 to 29 of May 2013 to the Max Planck Institute (MPI) in... more
Ramallah, 3rd May 2013 - The Institute of Law at Birzeit University and the United Nations Development Programme signed a partnership agreement as part of its joint UNDP/EUPOL COPPS Programme to implement a... more
Ramallah, 9th May 2013 - A joint delegation of EUPOL COPPS and the Palestinian Civil Police (PCP) participated on Thursday in the celebrations of Europe Day which was organized by the Office of the European Union... more