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UK Government donates equipment to DNCD and Policía Nacional

The donation was given as part of the Surveillance Capability Bilateral Project

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UK Government donates equipment to DNCD and Policía Nacional
Ambasssador Fisher with Chief of Dominican National Drug Agency Mayor General Julio César Souffront

The Government of the United Kingdom this week donated key pieces of equipment to the Direccion Nacional de Control de Drogas (DNCD) and the Policia Nacional to support the capture of best evidence in criminal investigations. This donation follows similar key investments in Dominican law enforcement by the UK over the past 18 months to strengthen capacity with a view to increased prosecutions. The UK remains grateful for the tireless support it continues to receive from the Dominican Republic in furtherance of the UK strategy on organised crime

Published 9 April 2014