European Confederation of Police (EUROCOP)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: 617 Rue de Neudorf, L-2220
Country: Luxembourg
Region: Europe
Website: http://www.eurocop-police.org
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Areas:
  • Prevention
  • Training

  • Other:'Co-operation, Networking'
Short description:
EUROCOP unites 34 police staff organisations from 26 countries- representing 500,000 police employees- in a collective focus on police ethics, safer policing, and respect for human rights. It is open to any organisation representing police officers in Member Countries of the European Union or the Council of Europe, and enjoys enjoys participatory status in the latter. EuroCOP commits itself to a high level of police performance, high standards of police ethics, codes of conduct and other essential regulations. EuroCOP also works on the European level to assure high safety standards for police officers and encourages research into reducing health and welfare risks for police officers as much as possible.
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