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  • Agricultural sector targeted by authorities during action days against human trafficking

    21.10.2022 9.02

    Finland participated in Europe-wide action days against trafficking in human beings for labour exploitation in the agricultural sector. The Police, Regional State Agency and the Border Guard...

    The National Bureau of Investigation Offences and criminal investigation News Front page top news human trafficking criminal cases police The National Bureau of Investigation
  • Police responsibility and accountability is part of everyday operations

    19.10.2022 13.05

    The Police has published its first responsibility report. Accessible at the Police site, the report is a summary of the responsibility objectives set in 2021, with respective measures to be taken....

    National Police Board Police operations and development News Front page top news police administration National Police Board organisations strategies sustainable development police departments Polisinrättningen i Tavastland responsibility polytechnics Police University College
  • Several driving and rest time violations in heavy traffic

    18.10.2022 14.03

    The Police conducted an intensive nation-wide control campaign focusing on heavy traffic during the week from 10 to 16 October 2022. Involving all Police departments, the control period was also...

    National Police Board Traffic News Front page top news police departments traffic surveillance heavy transport cooperation international cooperation National Police Board organisations
  • Clear upturn in the number of suspected hate crimes

    13.10.2022 10.00

    According to the annual report by the Police University College, the number of suspected hate crimes reported to the police in 2021 was one fifth higher than in the previous year.

    Research and development operations Poliisin toiminta ja kehittäminen Rikokset ja tutkinta Tampere Police University College research and development operations research activity publications literary works Police University College polytechnics hate crimes research activities universities of applied sciences
  • Weapons and alcohol don't belong together in Moose hunting

    12.10.2022 8.46

    Police collaborated with other authorities to implement intensified controls during two first weekends of elk hunting season

    Law enforcement and response National Police Board News National Police Board organisations hunting hunting and fishing alarms public order hunting and fishing control
  • Blog post: Fraudsters want your money

    11.10.2022 15.00

    The police blog post discusses the prevention of cyber-enabled fraud. The police are carrying out a project financed by the Ministry of the Interior that aims to increase the awareness of fraud...

    The National Bureau of Investigation Offences and criminal investigation News criminal cases police netcrime The National Bureau of Investigation
  • Specialist sniffing troops train at Rinkelinmäki again ‒ Police Dog Training Centre returns to Hämeenlinna 

    11.10.2022 9.30

    Police dogs’ barking and training commands ring out again at Rinkelinmäki “Dog Hill” training facilities in Hämeenlinna, now that the Police Dog Training Centre has returned to its renovated base.

    Police education Hämeenlinna Police University College police dogs Police University College polytechnics police education universities of applied sciences
  • Worrying about your close one’s driving health is cause for intervention

    10.10.2022 10.38

    Many people in Finland are worried about the driving health of someone close to them. According to a survey made by the Finnish Road Safety Council (Liikenneturva), as many as 30% of the...

    National Police Board Licence services News Front page top news permits traffic safety National Police Board organisations ageing
  • Number of clearly drunken drivers in traffic flow was higher in 2022 while slightly fewer drivers had taken a glass or two

    7.10.2022 11.26

    Since the year 1988, the Police has made nation-wide breathalyser tests (R survey) twice a year, in spring and autumn. All drivers passing the Police spot check point are analysed.

    National Police Board Traffic News Front page top news traffic safety traffic surveillance National Police Board organisations
  • Police blog: Finland doesn’t utilize the opportunity offered by EU to improve internal security

    6.10.2022 13.24

    The information systems shared by the European authorities are being developed to allow for a better utilisation of the biometric identifiers and other data held by the authorities to maintain...

    National Police Board Offences and criminal investigation News Front page top news police organisations criminal cases National Police Board organisations legislation internal security
  • Police again issued sanctions for riding on the pavement

    5.10.2022 11.32

    The police issued numerous traffic penalty fees and warnings on 3 October, when the police controlled the behaviour in traffic of vulnerable road users. Sanctions were issued to cyclists for riding...

    National Police Board Traffic News Front page top news police departments traffic safety traffic surveillance pedestrian crossings National Police Board organisations pavements
  • Demonstrations may cause significant traffic disruption in the centre of Helsinki

    4.10.2022 16.02

    A demonstration organised on Thursday, 6 October, may cause significant traffic disruption for an extended period of time in the centre of Helsinki. The police are also prepared for...

    Helsinki Police Department Law enforcement and response Helsinki News public order police departments Helsinki Police Department
  • Suspected human trafficking in berry picking business investigated by police and Border Guard

    3.10.2022 14.30

    The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), the Border Guard and the Helsinki Police Department investigate suspected human trafficking in connection with a Finnish berry company. Two persons have...

    The National Bureau of Investigation Offences and criminal investigation News preliminary investigation criminal procedure trial criminal cases police The National Bureau of Investigation
  • Police to control the behaviour and safety in traffic of vulnerable road users

    30.9.2022 13.22

    The police will organise intensive controls of compliance with the traffic rules and the safety of unprotected road users on Monday 3 October 2022.

    National Police Board Traffic News Front page top news police departments traffic safety traffic surveillance pedestrian crossings National Police Board organisations
  • Cryptocurrency fraud investigation to prosecutor for consideration of charges – victims scammed on online investment platforms

    30.9.2022 9.01

    The criminal investigation has revealed that the victims lost their money after being scammed into making investments on online crypto investment platforms.

    The National Bureau of Investigation Offences and criminal investigation News preliminary investigation criminal procedure trial criminal cases police The National Bureau of Investigation
  • Police to supervise start of elk hunting season

    27.9.2022 11.19

    The Police will organise intensified elk and deer hunting controls on 1 and 2 October 2022 in the Finnish regions of Lapland, Northern Ostrobothnia and Kainuu and on 8 and 9 October 2022 in other...

    National Police Board Law enforcement and response News Front page top news police departments National Police Board organisations hunting hunting and fishing public order hunting and fishing control
  • Day Without a Road Death – 2,000 drivers receive sanctions for seat belt and mobile phone violations

    26.9.2022 13.35

    The police conducted a nationwide monitoring operation on 16-22 September 2022 targeting in particular the use of seat belts, protective helmets and the use of mobile phones. A total of 1,095...

    National Police Board Traffic News Front page top news police departments traffic safety traffic surveillance safety devices National Police Board organisations
  • The latest RDI newsletter published

    26.9.2022 10.15

    The research, innovation and development activities (RDI) newsletter 2/2022 of the Police University College has been published. 

    Research and development operations Tampere Police University College research and development operations research activity Police University College polytechnics
  • More investment needed to ensure the police’s ability to keep everyone safe, at all times

    23.9.2022 15.21

    The police are being pulled in several different directions at the moment. The current geopolitical situation has made it necessary to step up preparedness. At the same time, the police are in...

    National Police Board Police operations and development News Front page top news lines of business safety and security economy National Police Board organisations managers and executives national police commissioners polytechnics Police University College department of law enforcement
  • Special Intervention Unit of the police to practise with the Utti Jaeger Regiment

    22.9.2022 14.49

    Special Intervention Unit Karhu of the police will practise cooperation with the Utti Jaeger Regiment in the Uusimaa region from 26 to 29 September. All four days will include practising in...

    Helsinki Police Department Law enforcement and response Helsinki News public order police departments Helsinki Police Department