Police of Serbia

The Police of Serbia (Serbian Cyrillic: Полиција Србије), formally the Police of the Republic of Serbia (Serbian Cyrillic: Полиција Републике Србије), commonly abbreviated to Serbian Police (Serbian Cyrillic: Српска полиција), is the civilian police force of Serbia. The Serbian Police is responsible for all local and national law enforcement. It is under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. The General Police Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs has 15 organizational units and 27 Regional Police Directorates.[1]

Police of the Republic of Serbia
Policija Republike Srbije
Полиција Републике Србије
The emblem of the Serbian Police
Agency overview
Formed30 December 1807
(current form since 1991)
Employees28,266 (August 2016, uniformed)
Jurisdictional structure
National agencySerbia
Operations jurisdictionSerbia
Governing bodyMinistry of Internal Affairs (Serbia)
General nature
Operational structure
HeadquartersBelgrade
Minister responsible
Agency executive
  • Vladimir Rebić, Police Director (2016–present)
Facilities
HelicoptersAérospatiale Gazelle
Bell 206
Bell 212
Sikorsky S-76