Prevention & safety

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Policeman on horse

Every person longs to live in the best conditions of safety for people and goods.

Programs of prevention are set up in Brussels. Police services assure the safety of people, goods and the present institutions in the capital. They also maintain the law and order in the city.




  • Bruciteam, stewards in the city centre

    Bruciteam, stewards in the city centre

    The stewards of Bruciteam, dressed in a blue coat with an armband with the logo of the City of Brussels, are present in the streets of the city centre since early 2017. Between 7 am and 10 pm, the team monitors the cleanliness, comfort, safety and coziness of the city centre.

  • Test of sirens in Brussels on 6 April

    Test of sirens in Brussels on 6 April

    The Crisis Center of Internal Affairs carries out a test of the electronic sirens on Thursday 6 April 2017 between 11:45 am and 1:15 pm. In the City of Brussels this will only be in Neder-Over-Heembeek and Haren.