National Police Directorate General, Security Police Department, Ministry of Interior (Bulgaria)

The National Police Directorate General is a structure in the Ministry of Interior, responsible for preservation of public order and prevention of crime and citizens’ security. The Directorate possesses wide range of expertise as it is responsible for carrying out activities on maintenance and preservation of public order during mass events, protests and crisis of a different nature and providing security service, including by the use of security alarm technology. It also organizes, controls and realizes escorting and protection of officials, delegations, goods and valuable items outside and within the country.

The Security Police Department immediate responsibilities fall within the extend of the framework of the Directorate General as it organizes, coordinates, supervises and methodically and directly participates in the activities of the MoI in order to optimize the organization of work within the Directorate General.