Fight against terrorism

The main goal of this component is to develop capacities of the key national agencies involved in the fight against terrorism. Straightforward assistance will be provided to the Anti-Terrorism Directorate at Albanian State Police in preventing and investigating crimes related to terrorism. The Anti-Terrorism Directorate at ASP was established in October 2014 and has 4 regional Directorates that will be technically assisted by PAMECA V as well.

Key activities of this Component include support to develop and implement the strategic framework, assessment of legal/institutional framework & capacities against the background of EU/international instruments, support to develop new special investigative techniques, collection of evidence and improving international cooperation in the fight against terrorism.