On 17 January 2020, PAMECA V organised a Roundtable on Capacity Development of Finance Units of the Albanian State Police, in view of its support regarding the computerization of the administration and financial reporting process, which is part of PAMECA V 5th Work Plan Activity 5.2.5 “Support capacity development for … Read More

PAMECA V organized and delivered a training course dedicated to synthetic drugs, precursors and dangerous substances for employees of the Criminal Police Department, on 13-14 January 2020.

This training course was delivered to 15 employees, specialists of the Narcotics and Trafficking Investigation Unit of the Central Investigation Directorate and specialists for … Read More

PAMECA V organized and delivered a training course dedicated to surveillance and undercover units of the Special Operational Force (SOF) Directorate focusing on the cooperation between them, where surveillance employees were tasked to ensure the physical protection of undercover agents in a classical surveillance operation on targeted criminals.

This training course … Read More

Today, on December 13th 2019, PAMECA V delivered a training on “Operational techniques of police officers for searching buildings and persons, through theorical notions and practical simulation exercises”. This training activity was attended by 75 third-year students of the Faculty of Security and Investigation, Security Academy.

The training program was designed … Read More


On 5-6 December 2019, PAMECA V and DCAF (Geneva Centre for Security Sector Governance) organized a two-days meeting on ‘Drafting the Risk analysis on Corruption Prone Practices in the Albanian State Police’, with the scope of providing further assistance to the Working Group, composed by members from Albanian State Police … Read More

The trainees were divided into three groups, where each group attended a one-week training.

They were trained on basic surveillance techniques on foot and by car, by setting up required schemes adjusted to the environment they had to operate in.

The training focused on how to make environmental observation and counter surveillance … Read More

In view of strengthening and spreading the knowledge on Anti-mafia new amendments, PAMECA V, in close cooperation with EURALIUS V and School of Magistrate, organised the sixth round on this issue on the 18 and 19 of November in Shkodra.

The training workshop convened 41 judges and prosecutors from the districts … Read More

Regional Workshop on the Palermo Convention as a quick tool in the fight against drug trafficking took place at SELEC premises in Bucharest on 14 November 2019. SELEC Director General, Italian Ambassador to Romania, Project Leader of PAMECA V, Representative of EU Project ‘Fighting Serious Crime in the Western Balkans’ … Read More

PAMECA V delivered training on “Preliminary planning of the investigation process; methods and strategies for collecting, managing and effectively using the criminal information”, in Berat. Fifteen judicial police officers working in Berat, Vlore and Fier Local Police Directorates, attended the training activity.

The training program included information on characteristics of organized … Read More

The fight against transnational crime is one of the main challenges of the Albanian judicial authorities. The collaboration and cooperation between judicial authorities of different States during the investigation and criminal proceedings is the first step in order to facilitate the fight against transnational crime in an effective way. In … Read More

PAMECA V delivered a training in Shkoder, on “Operational Techniques on Premises and Persons’ Search; Telecommunication interception; Recent investigative techniques and their usefulness”, which was attended by 14 crime investigation specialists of Shkodër, Dibër and Kukës Local Police Directorates.

The training mainly focused on the following areas: how to carry out … Read More

The fifth round of Anti-Mafia Law amendments training organized by PAMECA V as a joint activity with EURALIUS and the School of Magistrates took place in Vlora on 14 and 15 October 2019. Independence of criminal proceedings and asset proceedings, investigative tools that can be used in Anti-Mafia proceedings, problems deriving … Read More