Piece after piece: getting the big picture

ATM bombings, suspicious messages, radicalisation, high-risk trips and summits, and the new Swiss passport: these were the main themes of fedpol's mission in 2022. A mission determined by the situation. A situation to be analyzed 24/7, to be unraveled together with our national and international partners. In order to find the missing pieces and complete the puzzle. With a single objective: the security of Switzerland.

To the annual report 2022

Press releases


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Exchange of information

Crime is a reflection of society. It is digital, mobile, connected. Terrorists and criminals do not act locally. They do not stop at borders, whether cantonal or national. In order to strengthen security, a rapid and most comprehensive exchange of information between police forces is indispensable.

Anschlag in Wien


In recent years, Europe has been shaken repeatedly by terrorist attacks motivated by jihadism or right-wing extremism. According to the Federal Intelligence Service (FIS), the terrorist threat in Europe, including Switzerland, remains acute.