Iran police

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  • Iranian police seize historical relics in three provinces 2019-04-15 21:32

    Iranian police seize historical relics in three provinces

    TEHRAN - Iranian authorities have recently confiscated a number of historical relics and coins from smugglers in provinces of Markazi, Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari and Tehran, Persian media reported.

  • Iran seizes 670 tons of narcotics in 11 months 2019-03-13 21:45

    Iran seizes 670 tons of narcotics in 11 months

    TEHRAN – Iran’s police have seized 670 tons of narcotics over the past 11 months, the anti-narcotics police chief announced on Wednesday.

  • Achaemenid-era objects discovered in southern Iran  2019-02-28 12:10

    Achaemenid-era objects discovered in southern Iran 

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have confiscated seven prehistoric objects, which are estimated to date back to Achaemenid times, from smugglers in Rudan county, Hormozgan province, southern Iran. 

  • Police seize 6 tons of narcotics in Sistan-Baluchestan 2019-02-26 22:35

    6 tons of narcotics seized in Sistan-Baluchestan

    TEHRAN – The Iranian police have confiscated a huge haul of narcotics in an armed clash in the border province of Sistan-Baluchestan, disbanding a big drug trafficking group in Mehrestan.

  • Police chief warns of plots to disrupt national unity 2019-01-19 20:27

    Police chief warns of plots to disrupt national unity

    TEHRAN – Police Chief Brigadier General Hossein Ashtari on Saturday warned of the enemy’s plots to disrupt national unity ahead of the upcoming rallies marking the 40th anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution.

  • Over 6800 historical objects retrieved in 9 months 2018-12-27 09:48

    Over 6800 historical objects retrieved in 9 months

    TEHRAN - Police in Iran recovered 6810 historical objects from smugglers or illegal diggers over the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21), a senior police official in charge of protecting cultural heritage said on Tuesday.

  • leader 2018-12-23 21:16

    Police performance should be Confidence-Building: Ayatollah Khamenei

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday that performance of police forces should be “wise”, “Confidence-Building” and “reassuring” for the people.

  • File photo depicts ancient Iranian relics 2018-11-17 22:50

    Police seize historical relics in northern Iran

    TEHRAN - Iranian authorities have recently confiscated 10 historical objects from five unauthorized diggers in Behshahr, northern Mazandaran province, CHTN reported on Saturday. 

  • تشییع پیکر شهید نورخدا موسوی 2018-11-09 19:45

    Policeman, known as living martyr, dies after 10 years in coma 

    TEHRAN - Seyyed Nourkhoda Mousavi Mofrad, known as “the living martyr” in Iran, died while in a comatose state on Tuesday.

  • Ancient sword, coins, ornaments recovered in southeast Iran 2018-10-31 20:51

    Ancient sword, coins, ornaments recovered in southeast Iran

    TEHRAN – The Iranian police have recently confiscated a sword, coins, personal ornamentations among other historical relics from two smugglers in southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan province, ILNA reported.

  • Iranian police seize ancient coins in southwest 2018-10-27 18:52

    Iranian police seize ancient coins in southwest

    TEHRAN - Iranian authorities have recently confiscated 43 historical coins from two smugglers in Behbahan, southwestern Khuzestan province, IRNA reported.

  • Iran’s police spokesman General Saeid Montazer-al-Mahdi 2018-10-16 20:17

    Iran speeding up ‘smart police’ initiative

    TEHRAN – The smart police project which has initiated years ago in Iran, is now being accelerated, General Saeid Montazer-al-Mahdi, the police spokesman, said on Monday, IRIB reported.

  • نشست سفرای کشورهای خارجی با فرماندهی ناجا 2018-10-10 21:58

    Police hosts foreign diplomats

    TEHRAN – The Iranian police on Wednesday hosted a conference with foreign ambassadors, charges d’affaires, and representatives of international organizations in Tehran.

  • Iran’s police to use new UAVs for Arbaeen security 2018-10-10 07:32

    Iran’s police to use new UAVs for Arbaeen security

    TEHRAN – Iranian police chief said on Tuesday that his forces would utilize a series of new UAVs to patrol the borders and ensure the security of pilgrims visiting neighboring Iraq for Arbaeen, when a large number of Iranian pilgrims travel to Iraq to participate in rituals commemorating the third Shiite Imam, Imam Hussein (AS).

  • IRGC lauds police forces’ efforts 2018-10-09 20:01

    IRGC lauds police forces’ efforts

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) has said Iran’s power originates from the efforts made by the police and other armed forces.

  • Defense Ministry delivers 12 UAVs, 6 copters to police 2018-10-08 01:30

    Defense Ministry delivers 12 UAVs, 6 copters to police

    TEHRAN – In a ceremony on Monday, the Defense Ministry delivered 12 upgraded UAVs named Mohajer and Sadeq, 6 helicopters and different types of advanced urban and border security equipment to the police, ILNA reported.

  • 106 Parthian, Seleucid objects recovered in western Iran 2018-09-18 09:21

    106 Parthian, Seleucid objects recovered in western Iran

    TEHRAN - Iranian authorities have recently confiscated 106 historical relics from a smuggler in Harsin, Kermanshah province, CHTN reported on Monday.

  • Police arrest 195 thugs in Tehran 2018-08-28 00:12

    Police arrest 195 thugs in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Tehran Police Chief Hossein Rahimi has said 195 thugs have been arrested in the capital as part of the police’s efforts to purge Tehran from vandalism, Fars reported on Monday.

  • More Bronze-Age objects recovered in Jiroft 2018-08-21 00:42

    More Bronze-Age objects recovered in Jiroft

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have recently confiscated 11 Bronze-Age objects from smugglers in Jiroft. The seizure comes days after the police recovered three of same-age relics there.

  • 5000-year-old objects recovered in Jiroft 2018-08-15 17:07

    5000-year-old objects recovered in Jiroft

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have recently recovered three objects estimated to date from 5,000 years ago, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • Smuggled relics seized in northern Iran 2018-07-12 12:47

    Smuggled relics seized in northern Iran

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have recently confiscated several historical relics from smugglers in the northern city of Behshahr, Mazandaran province.

  • Iran says not involved in Azerbaijan border clash  2018-07-02 21:37

    Iran says not involved in Azerbaijan border clash 

    TEHRAN – The commander of border police has dismissed a claim that Iranian forces were involved in a border clash in Azerbaijan’s border with Iran, saying the incident happened between the Azeri border guards and human traffickers from Azerbaijan.

  • Historical relics seized in Sarab 2018-07-01 09:22

    Historical relics seized in Sarab

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have recently seized a patchwork of historical relics from a person who was illegally keeping them in the northwestern city of Sarab.

  • Centuries-old copy of Quran recovered 2018-06-14 14:38

    Centuries-old copy of Quran recovered

    TEHRAN – A centuries-old copy of the Holy Quran has been recovered by the Iranian police.

  • Prehistoric artifacts seized from smugglers 2018-06-14 14:35

    Prehistoric artifacts seized from smugglers

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have seized 54 prehistoric objects, which was kept unlawfully at home of a smuggler in a Nahavand, Hamedan province, west-central Iran.  

  • Ancient gold artifacts seized from smugglers 2018-05-26 21:28

    Ancient gold artifacts seized from smugglers

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have seized a set of gold necklace and bracelet estimated to date from Sassanid era (224–651), Mehr reported.

  • 38 historical relics seized in Ardebil 2018-05-22 11:17

    38 historical relics seized in Ardebil

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have recently confiscated 38 historical objects from smugglers in Meshgin Shahr, northwestern Ardebil province.

  • Achaemenid-era vessels seized in Fars 2018-05-14 20:51

    Achaemenid-era vessels seized in Fars

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have recently confiscated five Achaemenid-era vessels from a rural house in Marvdasht, southern Fars province.

  • Police seize over 4.5 tons of drugs in Sistan-Baluchestan 2018-05-14 02:41

    Police seize over 4.5 tons of drugs in Sistan-Baluchestan

    TEHRAN – Iran’s police have seized over 4,720 kilograms of illicit drugs in armed clashes with smugglers in the southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan, the police commander of Sistan-Baluchestan province said on May 7.

  • Online ad discloses antiquities 2018-04-23 20:35

    Online ad discloses antiquities

    TEHRAN – Iranian police have arrested a person and seized several Sassanid-era relics after he attempted to sale the antiquities in an on-line advertisement.