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Encyclopedia > Minister of the Interior (France)
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The Minister of the Interior in France is one of the most important governmental positions, it is responsible for the following: Download high resolution version (1944x2592, 2362 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Download high resolution version (1944x2592, 2362 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ...

  • The general interior security of the country, with respect to criminal acts or natural catastrophes
  • the granting of identity documents (passports, identity cards) and driving licenses through the network of prefectures;
  • relations between the central government and local governments;
  • logistics and organization of political elections, at the national and prefectoral levels (but the results of the elections are overseen by the French Constitutional Council or the administrative courts);
  • all départemental préfets and sub-prefects are subordinate to the minister of the interior.

While the ministry of the Interior supervises police forces, it does not supervise criminal enquiries; criminal enquiries are conducted under the supervision of the judiciary. Organizations Agencies France has two national general-purpose law enforcement agencies: the Police Nationale (civilian force; primary responsibility in urban areas; run under the Ministry of the Interior) the Gendarmerie Nationale (military force; primary responsibility in rural areas and military installations; run under the Ministry of Defence and under operational... The National Police (Police Nationale) is the main civil law enforcement agency of France, with primary jurisdiction in cities and large towns. ... Gendarmes guarding the Paris Hall of Justice Gendarmerie motorcyclists police the roads and autoroutes of rural France. ... The old American Civil Defense logo, used today federally only as a historical reminder on FEMAs seal, the triangle emphasises the 3-step Civil Defense philosophy used before the foundation of FEMA and Comprehensive Emergency Management. ... French fire engine parading The sapeurs-pompiers (SP), officially le Corps du Sapeurs-Pompiers, are the firefighters of France. ... Firefighter with an axe A firefighter, sometimes still called a fireman though women have increasingly joined firefighting units, is a person who is trained and equipped to put out fires, rescue people and in some areas provide emergency medical services. ... The title page of European Union passports bears the name of the issuing country, then the name European Union, in the languages of all EU countries. ... German identity document sample An identity document is a piece of documentation designed to prove the identity of the person carrying it. ... Driving licences within the European Union are subdivided in different categories. ... Logistics is the art and science of managing and controlling the flow of goods, energy and information. ... An election is a process in which a vote is held to choose amongst candidates to fill an office, or amongst political parties offering a slate of potential office holders for a house of representatives. ... The départements (or departments) are administrative units of France, roughly analogous to British counties and are now grouped into 22 metropolitan and four overseas régions. ... In France and many other French-speaking countries, a préfet (English: prefect) is the States representative in a département or région (in the later case, he is called a préfet de région). ... The judiciary, also referred to as the judicature, consists of justices, judges and magistrates among other types of adjudicators. ...


The current Minister of the Interior is Nicolas Sarkozy. Nicolas Sarkozy Nicolas Sarkozy (de Nagy-Bocsa) (born in Paris, January 28, 1955) is a French politician. ...


See Also

This page is a list of French interior ministers. ...

External Links

  • Official Website in French (http://www.interieur.gouv.fr)

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Statewatch News Online: Conclusions of the Meeting of the interior ministers of France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain ... (1500 words)
The interior ministers of France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain and the United Kingdom met in Heiligendamm, Germany, on 22 and 23 March 2006.
The ministers agree that effective and long-term protection of the EU’s external borders is a prerequisite for fighting illegal immigration including deployment of national joint support teams of experts in times of crisis; the latter should closely cooperate at operational level with the competent national authorities or centres.
Ministers confirm that increased attention should be devoted to migratory flows from Africa, particularly insofar as they concern illegal immigration, and have agreed to intensify operational cooperation among EU members and improve dialogue and cooperation with African countries of origin and transit.
Minister of the Interior (France) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (228 words)
all départemental préfets and sub-prefects are subordinate to the Minister of the Interior.
While the ministry of the Interior supervises police forces, it does not supervise criminal enquiries; criminal enquiries are conducted under the supervision of the judiciary.
The current Minister of the Interior is Nicolas Sarkozy, who succeeded Dominique de Villepin (now Prime Minister) on May 31, 2005.
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