GPT 2015+

Grenzüberschreitendes Polizeiteam 2015+

The Cross-border police team in Bad Bentheim has proven itself. An extended operation, particularly with the targeted controlled-information-flow as component intended to make the operation of the GPT even more effective. The use of the latest investigation techniques and secure data lines and the implementation of digital radio network connections between the police forces of both countries are in the focus of the operational work. A more effective cooperation between the security agencies involved in the border area on the basis of targeted information (collect, evaluate and control) in addition to the feasibility studies for the connection of special equipment and the use of a common information center is the goal of the project.
In addition to the listed expenditure for the project at the cost plan, the participating authorities employ further staff (20 employees in GPT and 3 staff for information management). Furthermore, other expenses for the normal operation of GPT are not quantified (operation of radio masts, technical network, more stripes vehicles, …) which are not introduced as a cost of the project in co-financing. The proportion of the involved authorities in the total cost of the project (staff costs in the amount of approximately 8,000,000, – €, additional vehicle replacement costs in the amount of approximately 500.000, – €, general business needs and personal equipment of the employees in the amount of approximately 300,000, – EUR, …) estimated here several million euros.


Planned project

799.659,74 €

Project Duration

1.4.2015 - 31.3.2019


Soziokulturelle und territoriale Kohäsion des Programmgebietes

Lead Partner

Polizeidirektion Osnabrück

Project partners

Bundespolizeidirektion Hannover, Kreispolizeibehörde Borken, Koninklijke Marechaussee / District Noord-Oost / MPC 33 K, Nationale Politie Eenheid Oost-Nederland


Financer Amount
Kreispolizeibehörde Borken 14.581,82 €
Koninklijke Marechaussee / District Noord-Oost / MPC 33 K 15.311,90 €
Nationale Politie Eenheid Oost-Nederland 32.106,69 €
Polizeidirektion Osnabrück 38.939,82 €
Bundespolizeidirektion Hannover 61.390,71 €
Korps Nationale Politie 79.166,31 €
MB Niedersachsen 79.166,31 €
MWIDE NRW 79.166,31 €
EFRE / EFRO 399.829,87 €