ISACS News


At INTERPOL Advisory Group, ISACS recognised for contributions to iARMS

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LYON, FRANCE — The Coordinator of the ISACS Inter-Agency Support Unit, Patrick Mc Carthy, participated in the 5th iARMS Advisory Group Meeting on 25 November 2014 at INTERPOL Headquarters in Lyon.  

The INTERPOL Illicit Arms Records and tracing Management System (iARMS) is a "state-of-the art tool that facilitates information exchange and investigative cooperation between law enforcement agencies in relation to the international movement of illicit firearms, as well as licit firearms that have been involved in the commission of a crime.”  …


Symposium considers how ISACS support MSAG's work on stockpile management

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OTTAWA, CANADA — The Strategic Joint Staff of the Canadian Armed Forces hosted the bi-annual sysmposium of the Multinational Small Arms and Ammuniiton Group (MSAG) in Canada’s capital on 18-21 November 2014.  

MSAG is an apolitical, informal, multinational platform of Armed Forces Verification Centres (currently drawn from OSCE countries) that exchange best practices and coordinate international assistance on the physical security and stockpile management (PSSM) of conventional arms and ammunition.