Posts tagged as Military Police

Lithuanian Military Police to protect NATO troops from Lithuanians

By Jonas Dringelis on Friday, November 20, 2020

From January 1, 2021, the powers of the Military Police of the Lithuanian Armed Forces to investigate administrative offenses and ensure security will be expanded. The Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania last week passed draft law on the Military Police. According the new law, it will be possible to independently conduct administrative investigations and provide support for NATO allies in Lithuania. Among other things, the Military Police will investigate…

Military Police to investigate deadly blast at Adazi training grounds

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Latvia’s Military Police have started a criminal investigation into a deadly blast in which a female first lieutenant of the Albanian armed forces was killed and two other Albanian soldiers injured at the Adazi training grounds on Monday, LETA was told at the press office of the Latvian Defense Ministry. The Latvian Chief of Defense, Lieutenant General Leonids Kalnins said at a press conference on Monday that the accident would…

Latvian armed forces to practice cooperation with rescues services

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

On Tuesday, 17 April, Latvia’s National Armed Forces will be performing an exercise in Rezekne’s Audriņi and Vērēmi counties. These exercises are intended to train armed forces to cooperate with Emergency Medical Service, State Fire and Rescue Service, State Police and State Border Guard, as reported by Defence Ministry. Through exercises it is planned to improve the unity of National Armed Forces and civil institutions, as well as mutual cooperation…