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City Hall provides rescue resources to aid Morocco

An earthquake hit Morocco on Friday night. Yt reached a magnitude of 7.0 on the Richter scale.

Wildland Fire Conference unites specialists from all around the world

Many specialists in a global scale, around more than 1.200 participants, will come to Portugal to discuss leadership and enhancement models in prevention politics.

Spaniards win Rescue Teams in Urban Environment Meeting

The Spanish team Espelesocorro Andaluz was the winner of the fifth edition of the Rescue Teams in Urban Environment Meeting (MESMU), a competition organized by the Regimento de Sapadores Bombeiros do Porto, which took place throughout the city for three days.

Four-legged Patrol joins Police and Firefighters save and rescue team

They are eight – five females and three males-, almost three months old, the most recent operatives to reinforce the work of the Special Police Unit - Grupo Operacional Cinotécnico da Polícia de Segurança Pública do Porto and the Unidade Cinotécnica Municipal.

Municipal Police and PSP meet to coordinate collective task as regards security on 23 June

For the second consecutive year, the patron Saint of the Invicta will not be celebrated, owing to the pandemic. So as to plan and prepare their joint action on the eve of St John’ Day, on 23 June, the Municipal Police and the PSP Porto met at Porto City Hall.

PSP bolsters security measures during the Champions League Final in Porto

The PSP (Police for Public Security) announced the strengthening of the security measures for the Champions League Final, which will be played tomorrow, 29 May, between Chelsea and Manchester City, at the Dragão Stadium. Starting at 8 pm today, 28 May, three security perimeters will be established around the stadium, which means that there are traffic constraints in the surrounding area.

Porto will have Night Watch Guards in the city’s streets

The Municipal Executive has unanimously approved the implementation of a night watch guard services, which would extend to the 11 areas in the Historic Centre, as well as in Ramalde, in Lordelo do Ouro and Massarelos. The extension of such services are under consideration.