Archived News Stories (2012)

December

Survey: Afghans perceive Afghan National Police as “mostly positive”

Kabul, December 2012. A...

First Police-e-Mardume Unit in Herat

Herat, December 2012....

First training delivered by female Afghan Police officer

Kabul, December 2012.  ...

“Domestic violence destroys love, passion and respect”

Kabul, December 2012. Early in the morning in...

The police: ‘Light for the city’

Mazar-e-Sharif, December...

Justice and Criminal Procedure Training: Big step towards Afghan ownership

Bamyan....

Afghan policewomen support each other

Kabul, December 2012....

November

Policewoman Zakia: Death threats and rare promotions

Kabul, November 2012. "I know the dangers and...

Time to end violence against women

Kabul, November...

EU to extend EUPOL Afghanistan to 2014

Kabul, November 2012....

First four Afghan trainers qualify to deliver EUPOL course

Kabul, November 2012....

October

Strengthening Rule of Law: One step at a time

Kabul, October 2012. “The biggest challenge now...

EUPOL Head of Mission visits Herat

Herat, October 2012. Karl Åke Roghe, EUPOL...

Police detective series "Commissar Amanullah"

The police detective series "Commissar...

Policing after the EUPOL leadership training

Herat, October 2012. Fight corruption, more...

Protests in Kabul Police District 9: Keeping the peace

Kabul, October 2012. More than 1,000 people take part...

Entente Cordiale: EUPOL at the French Gendarmerie Training HQ

Bordeaux, October 2012. Chief Inspector Ed Henriet,...

Field Component Conference: More power to the provinces

Kabul, October 2012....

The Afghan Police through the ages: 250 years of change

Kabul, October 2012. EUPOL’s Acting Head of...

September

Afghan Border Police: Kabul Airport meets the provinces

Kabul, September 2012. EUPOL’s mentors and trainers...

Launch of Awareness Raising Campaign: “Police Taking Action to Combat Violence against Women and Girls in Afghanistan”

Kabul, September 2012.The United Nations Population...

Kunduz “best practice” for comprehensive approach

Kunduz, September 2012. On his first visit to Kunduz...

“Transition is the vision”

Kabul, September 2012. One important step towards...

Aiming to bring “Peace all over Afghanistan”

Kabul, September 2012. When Colonel Abdul Mohmmad...

Road safety campaign for more than 260,000 school children

Kabul, September 2012. “This poster will help me a...

August

Post course evaluation is essential

Kabul, August 2012. An...

The fight against corruption is being tackled on many fronts

...

Karl Åke Roghe takes up his post as the new EUPOL Afghanistan Head of Mission

...

July

“People don’t know that a legal aid scheme exists”

Kabul, July 2012. Ahmad Sharifi, a forty-year old...

A man's fight against crime

Kabul, July 2012. M...

Police Prosecutor Cooperation Manual launched for use by all

Kabul, July 2012. More than 50 guests from national...

Trafficking in Human Beings: Conference and Workshop

 Kabul, July 2012.  EUPOL Afghanistan, in...

EUPOL assists the Afghan Border Police to build a “Rule of Law” police service
...
Conference on "Access to Legal Aid" in Kunduz

Kunduz, July 2012. In a...

"Partnership and planning is key to progress"

Kabul, July 2012. "...

Raising standards in Faizabad

Faizabad, July 2012. ...

New course for developing crime scene investigation skills

Kabul, July 2012. Armed...

Staff College Rule of Law team build an alliance with Military Appeal Court

Kabul, July 2012. A ground breaking...

Not lost in translation

Kabul, July 2012. Map...

June

Senior detectives discuss closer cooperation between police and prosecutors

Kabul, June 2012. The ...

Ribbon is cut for new archive building of the Ministry of Interior

Kabul, June...

Crime Management College officially opened

Kabul, June 2012....

"A trustworthy and fruitful relation"
...
A Race Without Losers: Police-Prosecutor Coordination

Helsinki, May 2010. Jari Lehvonen is smiling. A...

Top Afghan politician visits Staff College for the first time

Kabul, June 2012. ...

Spirit of cooperation dominates conference to strengthen coordination between Police, legal aid providers and defence lawyers

Kabul, June 2012. “The...

Construction work for new Police Staff College kicked off

Kabul, June 2012. ...

Staff College transformed into a movie set for Commissar Amanullah

Kabul, June 2012.  The...

Mentoring in Kunduz: "It is about mutual respect and trust"

 Kunduz, June 2012....

District Commanders get hands-on experience in mock trial

Kabul, June 2012. It was...

Scenario based learning: videos instead of paper feeds

Kabul, June 2012. It is...

May

Civilian Policing as a role model

Kabul, 1 May, 2012:  How...

Inside the Ring of Steel

Kabul, May 2012....

Night training for the QRF of the Border Police

 ...

EUPOL Afghanistan attracts hundreds of visitors at EU Open Day

Brussels, May 2012. "How...

Conference on the future of the Afghan National Police

Kabul, May 2012....

Forging strong links between the Police and the Army

Kabul, May 2012. Forging...

A Glance at the Penal Code

Kabul, May 2012: Jawid, a young Afghan...

Mentoring, advising

Kabul, May 2012. M...

Testing times for future leaders

...

April

Future top army officers learn principles of civilian policing

Kabul, 24 April 2012. ...

Rule of Law conference: Making bonds and facilitate working relations

Kabul, 25 April 2012...

"They are not only good trainers, but also good servants to Afghanistan"

Kabul, 26 April 2012...

Major Amanullah Asadyar : “They have to know the law by heart”

Kabul, 1 April, 2012:...

“The police is my life”

Herat, 2 April, 2012:...

Taking action to combat violence against women

Kabul, 3 April, 2012:...

"It is important to have women standing side by side with male officers"

Kabul, 5 April 2012....

“The detective world is an international family”

Kabul,...

High ranking delegation from Brussels visits EUPOL

Kabul, 15 April 2012. The European Police Mission...

"Poor woman, she is not a criminal"

Kabul, 14 April 2012. A...

March

EUPOL CPJP Conference – Activities and achievements in the provinces

Kabul, 14 March, 2012....

Brian Johnston: “Their passion is my passion”

Kabul, 31 March, 2012: Brian Johnston knows exactly...

Inside the Staff College

Kabul, 31 March, 2012: The floors...

February

Conference on democratic policing built bridges between the police and the public

Kabul, 5 February 2012. “Building Bridges”: the...

Anti-Corruption Training is Essential

In the last month Transparency...

Police and justice actors agree on first joint Police-Prosecutor Cooperation Manual

Kabul, 7 February 2012....

The making of the first Police-Prosecutor Cooperation Manual: Speaking the same language without being lost in translation

Kabul, 23 February 2012. Rohullah Esmati...

Portrait: “I am so happy that I am sometimes speechless”

Kabul, 23 February 2012....

Assistance is only a call away: helpline for policewomen

Kabul, 29 February, 2012: ...

Inside Police District 3: Civilian policing is about law, respect and trust

Kabul, 29 February, 2012:...

January

Course for Afghan Female Police

...

No Sign of Laziness

Hello again,  I’m pleased to say that I’...

TV crime series “Amanullah” will showcase a new and modern police force

Kabul, 22 January, 2012: “...

“Recruiting more female police officers helps fighting crime”

Kabul, 31 January, 2012. The...