Informative session on Euro banknotes

Check authenticity and detect counterfeits

02/01/2020

Today, the Police Force, in collaboration with the AFA and the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services of Andorra, held an information session on Euro banknotes, counterfeiting and detection of counterfeit currency.

This session was mainly aimed at the commercial and banking sectors and highlighted the economic and reputational impact of this typology of criminal offence. The general principles of action against the detection of counterfeit currency were also highlighted, while practical and technical tools were provided to carry out this recognition.

The informative session is part of the tasks of cooperation and exchange of information and knowledge between Institutions to ensure an optimal and global response by the State to prevent, protect and repress criminal acts of significant economic and reputational impact.

Source: Andorran Police / Andorran Financial Authority