Norwegian Police Service

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The police force for Norway, commonly called politiet, and sometimes called Norwegian police,[1] is formally called Norwegian Police Service (in Norwegian: Politi- og lensmannsetaten).

The police has 15,483 employees (as of 2016). If one also counts the employees of PST, an intelligence agency, the number of employees is over 16,000.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Norway investigation service considering 'Facebook police'". 24 May 2017.
  2. NTB, null (30 August 2016). "Antall ansatte i politiet øker".