Special Police Academy


The Special Police Academy (SPA) is designated very high risk due to its role training special operations and counter-terrorism personnel from China’s paramilitary service. https://web.archive.org/web/20190904051243/http://www.81.cn/jwzl/2017-06/08/content_7748187.htm

SPA is made up of departments for training, political work and logistics.https://web.archive.org/web/20190904063453/http://kaoshi.edu.sina.com.cn/college/c/overview/90889.shtml As such, SPA engages in little defence research and focusses its activities on training special operations paramilitary troops in command processes.https://web.archive.org/web/20190904063150/http://www.81.cn/jwzl/2017-06/08/content_7748187_2.htm

Noteworthy international collaborations

SPA is reported to have engaged in exchanges with ‘France, Israel, Italy and 150 other national and regional’ armed police forces.https://web.archive.org/web/20190904063855/http:/www.81.cn/jwzl/2017-06/08/content_7748187.htm

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