Law enforcement in Madagascar
Jump to navigation Jump to search
- The Gendarmerie Nationale (Malagasy: Zandarimariam-pirenena), the national police force of Madagascar, with 8,100 staff (in 2006) operating under the Ministry of Defense.
- The Gendarmerie is supplemented by a Presidential Security Regiment.
- A 3,000-member Civil Police force under the Ministry of Interior, with a role in policing the cities.
- A General Directorate of Information and Documentation Internal and External (Direction Générale de l'Information et de la Documentation, Intérieure et Exterieure—DGIDIE), a secret political police, was established under the Presidency of Didier Ratsiraka.
- "Madagascar - State Security Services". www.country-data.com. Retrieved 11 March 2018.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-09-03. Retrieved 2009-05-21.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-07-22. Retrieved 2017-09-02.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- World Police Encyclopedia, ed. by Dilip K. Das & Michael Palmiotto published by Taylor & Francis. 2004,
- World Encyclopedia of Police Forces and Correctional Systems,second edition, Gale., 2006
- Sullivan, Larry E. Encyclopedia of Law Enforcement. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 2005.
|This Madagascar-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|