Migration and Home Affairs

Euro 2012: Commission helps security at football stadiums

Over the last few months the Commission has been providing technical support and guidance to the Polish Police and Border Guards in training and developing the methodology for the use of mobile chemical and bio detection equipment to scan for explosives and terror weaponry at Polish stadiums and airports. It is the first time that mobile detection equipment for explosives, chemical and biological threats have been deployed in the EU during such a high profile public event.

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  • IP/12/589 Euro 2012: Commission supports security at football stadiums
Friday, 8 June, 2012