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New ‘breed’ of US Army dog handlers

New ‘breed’ of US Army dog handlers

Soldiers of the U.S. Army’s Military Police Corps newest military occupational specialty are making history on Fort Leonard Wood. The inaugural company of 31 Kilos, Military Working Dog Handlers, is about to finish phase one of Advanced Individual Training, referred […]


Russian Military Police ‘Up and Running’

Russian Military Police ‘Up and Running’

Russia’s military police force is already functional and formation of the new service will be completed in 2014, the deputy chief of the military police said on Monday. Maj. Gen. Andrei Nechayev’s remarks come in response to media reports that […]


Two More AW139s Ordered for the Japan National Police Agency

Two More AW139s Ordered for the Japan National Police Agency

AgustaWestland is pleased to announce the signing of a contract for two additional AW139 medium twin helicopters in Japan with its distributor Mitsui Bussan Aerospace. The AW139s will be operated by the Japan National Police Agency (JNPA) to perform multi-role […]


US Suspends Afghan Local Police Training for Further Vetting

US Suspends Afghan Local Police Training for Further Vetting

In light of a recent rise in insider attacks against coalition forces, U.S. Forces Afghanistan officials have suspended the training of about 1,000 Afghan Local Police recruits, pending re-vetting of current participants in the program. Officials emphasized that partnered operations […]


New York police launch high-tech surveillance

New York police launch high-tech surveillance

New York police on Wednesday launched what officials say is a revolutionary camera surveillance system that will simultaneously scan the streets and call up data on suspects. The Domain Awareness System, developed with Microsoft, “is an innovative tool that has […]


Italian Police Orders Two AW139 Helicopters

Italian Police Orders Two AW139 Helicopters

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that the Italian Police has placed an order for two AW139 intermediate twin helicopters. The contract is partially funded by the UE FRONTEX programme aimed at supporting coordination and development of the […]


Man in Afghan police uniform kills three NATO personnel

Man in Afghan police uniform kills three NATO personnel

A man in an Afghan police uniform has gunned down three NATO personnel in the war-torn country’s troubled south, the coalition said on Sunday, the latest so-called “green on blue” attack. The deaths take the toll this year in “green-on-blue” […]


Brazil readies 15,000 security forces for Rio summit

Brazil readies 15,000 security forces for Rio summit

The Brazilian military will coordinate the deployment of 15,000 security personnel during next month’s UN summit on sustainable development here, Defense Minister Celso Amorim said Monday. He said the army would deploy 8,000 troops who will be assisted by 7,000 […]


US insists Iraq police training not being scrapped

US insists Iraq police training not being scrapped

The US embassy in Baghdad insisted on Sunday it had no plans to shut down a multi-billion-dollar police training programme that it said was a “vital part” of its enormous civilian mission here. Responding to a New York Times report […]


 
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