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NCJ Number: 141332 Find in a Library
Title: French Gendarmerie and the Senegalese Gendarmerie: A Successful Relationship
Journal: Cahiers de la Securite Interieure  Issue:11  Dated:(November 1992- January 1993)  Pages:75-82
Author(s): F Gomis
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 8
Type: Issue Overview
Format: Article
Language: French
Country: France
Annotation: Thirty-two years after Independence, the Senegalese gendarmerie continues to be "a force that protects rather than hits." It continues to maintain a spirit of cooperation with the French gendarmerie organization from which it was developed.
Abstract: The article reviews the step-by-step development of the Senegalese gendarmerie since its beginning in 1963 when it replaced the French gendarmerie.
Main Term(s): Foreign police
Index Term(s): Armed services police; History of policing; Senegal
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