Military Police Close Protection Workshop, which was held on 10-13 April 2016 at the NATO Military Police Centre of Excellence (NATO MP COE), aimed to summarise multinational experience in Close Protection (CP) within MP and as well to agree on and develop common ideas and proposals. A professional team of 30 NATO and non-NATO representatives having significant and various experience, gained from international theatres and missions, met at the Centre at a working level to discuss their various perspectives, lessons learned and issues concerning CP. As a result of their 3-day work, a statement containing proposal was concluded, which shall distributed later on at the strategic level of MP Community of Interest and to the MP Panel.
On 20 - 24 June 2016, the NATO Military Police Centre of Excellence (MP COE) launches new, pilot NATO Military Police Senior Officer Course (MP SrOC). The event is not only a capstone but also a comprehensive summary of all already existing courses prepared and conducted by the Centre. The prime aim to be achieved is to support the preparation of Military Police senior officers to working in a complex international environment, focusing on the NATO MP perspective. This unique and exclusive course has several strong advantages, i.e.: engagement of experienced Subject Matter Experts representing 9 various nations, involvement of the Warsaw University and the Romanian National Academy, as well as Provost Marshal Office of Allied Command Operations.