EUPOL COPPS Supports Palestinian Police in Code of Conduct Awareness

RAMALLAH, January 19, 2015 (WAFA) –  EUPOL COPPS police officers and  Palestinian civil police held training sessions on Code of Conduct awareness in the Palestinian districts of Tubas, Jenin, Nablus  and Tulkarem, said a EUPOL COPPS press release on Monday.

EUPOL COPPS police officers took part of this awareness programme by giving feedback on their experience with the application of Codes of Conduct in their respective police departments in Europe.

They emphasized the central role the code of conduct has in defining the rules of behaviour and setting the organization of values of the Palestinian Civil Police.

“The activities held today and yesterday, are part of a Code of conduct awareness programme addressing Palestinian senior police officers in eleven districts,” said the press release.

The project is the result of collaboration between the Research, Planning and Development Administration, Police Security and Discipline Department, Bureau for Grievances and Human Rights, Inspector General Office and UNDP.

Future sessions of this programme will be held in other districts, concluded the release.