Border police


Border police

Five member states have started patrolling against illegal immigration by sea in the Mediterranean and Atlantic as a pilot project for a future common EU border police.

The EU established the agency Frontex for border control in Poland in 2004. In 2006 the EU established a common EU coastguard  to combat  illegal refugees from the Canary Islands

See Art. 77 TFEU.  


See also Operation Odysseus.