europol europol

Definition(s):

  • (n) police organization for the European Union; aims to improve effectiveness and cooperation among European police forces

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  • Police seize 30 metric tons of drugs in Central America, Caribbean

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - About 30 metric tons of cocaine, heroin and marijuana with a street value of $822 million was seized in Central America and the Caribbean last month in one of the biggest international drug hauls, pan-European police force Europol said. It said Operation Lionfish, which targeted the maritime trafficking of drugs and illicit firearms by organized crime groups across Central ...
    on July 3, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

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  1. "UEFA is investigating 15 games in cooperation with Europol," Platini told Welt am Sonntag in an interview.
    on Dec 2, 2007 By: Michel Platini Source: AFP

  2. "Europol will become a full EU body, with the tools to support law enforcement agencies in the member states even more effectively. As a result, European police forces will cooperate more closely," said European Commission Vice President Jacques...
    on Apr 18, 2008 By: Jacques Barrot Source: Xinhua

  3. "The way Europol has been set up, this can happen very quickly, in fact, and could be in place in time, or at least in some form by next summer," Frattini said.
    on Nov 29, 2007 By: Franco Frattini Source: Guardian Unlimited

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