Security Architectures in the EU

Schlagwort: ATLAS

  • New regulation: Europol becomes the Big Data police

    New regulation: Europol becomes the Big Data police

    Following the decision of the EU interior ministers, the new Europol law will come into force in June. The police agency will thus receive new areas of responsibility and powers. Comparatively quickly, EU member states and the Parliament have launched a new Europol regulation. Once set up to fight drug trafficking, the agency is being […]

  • Coordination by Europol: Special Intervention Units train with drone carrying explosives and robot dog

    Coordination by Europol: Special Intervention Units train with drone carrying explosives and robot dog

    Since this year, the ATLAS network has had a Support Office at Europol, with which the police agency coordinates cross-border operations of units from Schengen states. Most of the money from the coming budget will again go to police forces from Germany. The European Union is further expanding its association of special police units.The so-called […]

  • Negotiations on the Europol Regulation: Will there be a „European FBI“ by the end of the year?

    Negotiations on the Europol Regulation: Will there be a „European FBI“ by the end of the year?

    Europol is to be allowed to carry out „discreet“ manhunts and request large amounts of data from private companies, using „artificial intelligence“. In addition, the police agency coordinates special units and cooperated with foreign secret services. The European Parliament, the Commission and the Council today began the so-called trilogue procedure for a new Europol regulation. […]

  • Europe-wide anti-terror exercise coordinated by Europol

    Europe-wide anti-terror exercise coordinated by Europol

    European special units have trained in seven EU member states for terrorist attacks. The aim of the exercise was to harden against „Islamist“ as well as „right-wing or left-wing ideologies“. European special task forces held a Europe-wide exercise on Tuesday and Wednesday to deal with „terrorist situations“. The police units wanted to train the common […]