Préfecture de Police


  • plainte étranger

    How to make a complaint in France

    In Paris, you can make a complaint 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at your central police station.

    Posté le 17/07/2015
  • marché noir

    Black market in event tickets

    Paris is not safe from the black market. During major events, sales of counterfeit tickets are common.

    Posté le 17/07/2015
  • ATM

    ATM Scam

    You will need cash for your purchases, so you will need to use an ATM.

    Posté le 17/07/2015
  • bracelets

    Bracelet scam

    Gathering in groups in the Montmartre district, bracelet sellers are scamming tourists. This is a violent, surprising method that can leave you feeling bewildered.

    Posté le 17/07/2015
  • bague

    The gold ring trick

    Fraudsters are devising some increasingly ingenious scams.

    Posté le 09/07/2015
  • street

    Keeping safe on the streets

    On the streets, do not attract the attention of thieves. Always be conscious of security.

    Posté le 09/07/2015
  • tickets

    Counterfeit sellers of public transport tickets

    On public transport, reselling tickets is a real business!

    Posté le 09/07/2015
  • pickpockets

    Pickpockets on public transport and how to carry your bag.

    Always be alert on public transport. Never take your eyes off your bag. A single moment of carelessness is enough for someone to steal your things.

    Posté le 09/07/2015
  • Protéger votre téléphone

    Watch out for mobile phone theft

    Your telephone is valuable, and people may want to steal it. We recommend you take care when you use it in public.

    Posté le 27/03/2014
  • Addition au restaurant

    Advice: if you go to a restaurant or a show

    In bars and restaurants

    Don't hesitate to ask to see the food and drinks menus, so that you don't get a surprise when the bill comes. All the prices must be shown inclusive of tax.

    Posté le 27/03/2014