VN to accelerate cooperation with INTERPOL

VGP - Cooperating effectively with the International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) is one of the top tasks of combating trans-national crime in Việt Nam, said Minister of Public Security Trần Đại Quang in a recent article. A working session between Vietnamese police and INTERPOL The article pointed out five key missions for the Ministry of Public Security in the … [Read more...]

VN, Lao police seek ways to combat crimes

Police officers from Vietnam and Laos gathered at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on April 22 to discuss measures to boost cooperation in fighting crimes and ensuring social safety and order. Deputy Minister of Public Security Lieut. Gen. Pham Quy Ngo, Chief of the General Department for Anti-Crime Police Major Gen. Phan Van Vinh of Vietnam and Chief of the Police General … [Read more...]

Crime, trafficking at sea pose threats to marine sovereignty

HCM CITY — Fighting crime and violations at sea way was crucial to the security and sovereignty of the country, security officials said at a seminar in HCM City yesterday. Speaking at the seminar on marine safety, officials from the Ministry of Public Security, the Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said co-operation between countries was critical in crime … [Read more...]

VN votes for stronger int’l cooperation against crimes

VGP - Việt Nam always votes for stronger international cooperation in crime prevention through actively joining global related conventions, stressed the head of the Vietnamese delegation to the 12th United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice held in Salvador, Brazil. The country is carrying out a National Program on crime prevention, which sets out … [Read more...]

ASEAN, China combat organised crime

The sixth China-ASEAN conference for Prosecutors General opened in Hanoi on November 24 to discuss cooperative mechanisms and action plans to increase the effectiveness of the fight against transnational organised crime between ASEAN countries and China. The conference has brought together 200 prosecutors from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China, plus … [Read more...]

ASEAN police officers discuss ways to enhance database system

Senior police officers across South East Asia are meeting in Hanoi to discuss technical issues relating to the electronic ASEANAPOL Database System (e-ADS) that was launched at a conference in Kuala Lumpur in May, 2006. Delegates to the meeting of the ASEAN Chiefs of Police (ASEANPOL) Database Technical Committee, which commenced on November 27, will work out measures to ensure … [Read more...]

ASEAN pledges continued cooperation in fighting terrorism

Member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will continue to promote coordination and cooperation with the international community, especially the United Nations, in combating international terrorism. Ambassador Le Luong Minh, Permanent Representative of Viet Nam to the UN, made the commitment on behalf of the ASEAN member countries at the Sixth … [Read more...]

ASEAN members promote cooperation in fighting terrorism

Member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will continue to promote coordination and cooperation with the international community, especially the United Nations in combating international terrorism.Ambassador Le Luong Minh, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, made the commitment on measures to eliminate international terrorism on behalf of … [Read more...]

International community calls for investigation into Malaysian plane crash

(VOVworld) - The International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) has sent a team to help identify the victims who died in the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine. Along with 30 observers from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) who arrived at the crash site on Friday, the Interpol team will supervise the handling of the … [Read more...]

Vietnam issues wanted notice for Vinalines chief involved in major shipping scandal

Wanted: Police has launched a search for Duong Chi Dung, former chairman of Vinalines, who is being sought for investigations into financial mismanagement accusations.

Vietnamese police are searching for a former senior executive of the Vietnam National Shipping Lines, or Vinalines, one of the people being probed for alleged financial mismanagement of the state-owned shipping company. Police said they could not find Duong Chi Dung, former chairman of the shipper, when they sought to arrest him on Friday. He was neither at his residence … [Read more...]

Singapore match-fixing ring was world’s biggest: Interpol

Singaporean businessman Eric Ding Si Yang leaves a Singapore district court on August 28, 2013.

A football match-fixing ring based in Singapore was the world's "largest and most aggressive" such operation, the Interpol chief said in remarks published Tuesday after the arrest of the group's suspected mastermind. International Criminal Police Organization Secretary-General Ronald Noble hailed the arrest in Singapore last week of 14 suspects. "I'm confident that … [Read more...]

Hostages released in Nairobi

A rescue worker helps a child outside the mall on September 21   (Photo: cnn.com)

(VOVworld) - Kenyan police has taken control of a 4-storey Westgate shopping center in Nairobi and released almost all the hostages. However, it still unknown how many hostages are released. Two day ago, Al Shebab rebels linked to the Al Aqaeda terror network began shooting at the city's up-market building. Kenyan officials said the number of casualties has climbed to 68 dead … [Read more...]

Conservationists call for the head of Da Lat zoo owner

Massive wildlife raid puts international pressure on Vietnamese prosecutors Park rangers seized 200 kg of illegal wildlife during an August raid on 12 Dalat restaurants International and local experts continue to call for thorough investigation and strict prosecution of the people involved in the running of a wildlife restaurant that authorities busted last month in the … [Read more...]

Interpol extradites Vietnamese for attacking countryman in Russia

International police have extradited a Vietnamese man from Russia to Vietnam after he was arrested in Moscow in February for armed attacks against a Vietnamese businessman in the country. The Interpol National Central Bureau for Russia said Pham Thai Ngan was arrested after the victim had requested help from Vietnam's authorities. The Interpol (International Criminal Police … [Read more...]

High police officer arrested for helping brother flee from VN

The Security Agency investigation under the Ministry of Public Security arrested and detained Police colonel Duong Tu Trong (born 1961, living in Hai Phong), Duong Tu Trong, deputy chief of the Hai Phong police department in charge of administrative management on social order, was accused of helping his older brother Duong Chi Dung, Vinalines ex-boss, flee from … [Read more...]

High policeman held for helping brother flee from VN

Duong Tu Trong, deputy chief of the police department for administrative management on social order, was detained today for helping his older brother Duong Chi Dung, Vinalines ex-boss, flee from Vietnam. The private house of Duong Tu Trong in Phu Hai quarter, Anh Dung ward, Duong Kinh district, Hai Phong city Photo: Tuoi Tre The 52-year-old official was held for violating … [Read more...]

More officials prosecuted in Vinalines case

Police has proposed prosecuting four more officials for embezzlement in the Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) corruption case. No 83M floating dock The offenders are Tran Hai Son, director general of Vinalines Ship-Repairing Company, Tran Van Quang, head of Vinalines Ship-Repairing Company's planning department, Tran Ba Hung, an officer at Hyundai Vinashin Shipyard, … [Read more...]

Cop held for helping Vinalines ex-boss flee from VN

Police from the Ministry of Public Security have detained a police colonel in Hai Phong City for helping Duong Chi Dung, the former chairman of Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines), escape from Vietnam before his arrest last September. Duong Chi Dung, who has been charged with "intentionally flouting state regulations on economic management, leading to serious … [Read more...]

Policeman arrested for involvement in Duong Chi Dung’s escape

Duong Chi Dung

VietNamNet Bridge - The Police Agency of Hai Phong City has arrested the chief police officer of An Tho commune, An Lao district for assisting Duong Chi Dung, former director of the Vietnam Maritime Administration to flee."Whoever covered up for Duong Chi Dung should give themselves up"Former Vietnam Maritime Administration director Duong Chi Dung arrested"I appoint Dung to … [Read more...]

Policeman arrested for involving in Duong Chi Dung’s escape

Duong Chi Dung

VietNamNet Bridge - The Police Agency of Hai Phong City has arrested the chief police officer of An Tho commune, An Lao district for assisting Duong Chi Dung, former director of the Vietnam Maritime Administration to flee."Whoever covered up for Duong Chi Dung should give themselves up"Former Vietnam Maritime Administration director Duong Chi Dung arrested"I appoint Dung to … [Read more...]