ASEANAPOL SECRETARIAT RECEIVED A VISIT FROM OFFICERS OF THE GULF COOPERATION COUNCIL POLICE (GCCPOL)



by NARENKUMAR KALIMUTHU | Sep 08, 2016


On 05 September 2016, ASEANAPOL Secretariat received a visit from officers of the Gulf Cooperation Council Police (GCCPOL), led by Colonel Seif bin Mohammed Al-Khayareen, Director of Security Integration Department, accompanied by Lt. Col. Mubarak Alkhaily, Director of GCCPOL and Mr. Hafed Alzeidi, Advisor to the GCCPOL Director. They were welcomed by the Executive Director of ASEANAPOL Secretariat, Brig. Gen. Yohanes Agus Mulyono, Director for Police Services PSSUPT Ferdinand R. P. Bartolome, Director for Plan & Programme Supt. Yuli Cahyanti and Staff.

The  GCCPOL is a security cooperation integrated security works between the Member Statesof the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).  It linked to the police agencies in the GCC countries and builds partnerships with regional and international police organisations to ensure efficiency in fight against crime.  Their strategic objective are to ensure coordination and communication between GCC countries, raise the level of regional and international cooperation in the fight against terrorism, organised crime and cybercrime. 

They visited the Secretariat to initiate collaboration and cooperation on the policing partnership with international organisation such as ASEANAPOL seeing the importance of achieving joint security interest.  Purpose of the GCCPOL in cooperation with ASEANAPOL is to facilitate rapid exchange of criminal and security information among police and security agencies and enhancing analytical capabilities in the security and strengthening of their ties for more effective, strategy on combating and prevention of transnational crime.