The American Police Community or Ameripol (Comunidad de Policías de América or Ameripol) is a recently created continental police organization with the mission of fighting drugs.
Representatives of 18 countries formalized the creation of Ameripol on 14 November 2007 in Bogotá, Colombia. its presidency for the first two year term will be filled by the General Director of the Carabiniers of Chile, Eduardo Gordon.
Its work focuses primarily on public safety, terrorism, organized crime, war crimes, illicit drug production, drug trafficking, weapons smuggling, human trafficking, money laundering, child pornography, white-collar crime, computer crime, intellectual property crime and corruption.
Member states Edit
Secretaries-general and presidents Edit
Secretaries-general since organization's inception in 2007:
Presidents since organization's inception in 2007: