International Criminal Police Organization - INTERPOL (ICPO-INTERPOL)
Organisation internationale de police criminelle - INTERPOL (OIPC-INTERPOL)
Organización Internacional de Policia Criminal - INTERPOL
1923-09 Vienna Austria
Established Sep 1923, Vienna (Austria), as a nongovernmental body with the title International Criminal Police Commission – Commission internationale de police criminelle – Internationale Kriminalpolizeiliche Kommission – Commissione Internazionale di Polizia Criminale. Reconstituted and headquarters transferred from Vienna to Paris (France) in 1946. Emblem adopted, 1949. Constitution modified and present name adopted, 1956, Vienna. Constitution amended: 1962, Madrid (Spain); 1964, Caracas (Venezuela); 1967, Kyoto (Japan); 1968, Teheran (Iran Islamic Rep); 1974, Cannes (France); 1975, Buenos Aires (Argentina); 1977, Stockholm (Sweden). Moved from Paris to Lyon (France), 1989. INTERPOL currently functions as an international intergovernmental organization.
Prevent and fight crime through enhanced cooperation and innovation on police and security matters.
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General Assembly (annual); Executive Committee; General Secretariat, located in Lyon (France); INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation (Singapore); Regional Bureaus (7); Special Representative Offices (3). Each member country runs a National Central Bureau (NCB). Commission for the Control of INTERPOL's files (CCF) is an independent body providing advice and supervising the processing of requests from individuals.
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