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Schengen opens new possibilities for police officers

Slovak police will have new opoprtunities when the Slovak Republic enters the Schengen border-free zone on January 1.

Slovak police can work with Schengen databases that track fingerprints, DNA and cars, the Sme daily wrote on October 15.

Police will also be able to take action in the neighbouring countries that also belong to the Schengen area.

-SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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