On the date of January 5, 1921 the decree No. 1061 was issued and in accordance with the General Security was established and given the name of the First Bureau at that time.

On the date of April 28, 1950 the decree No. 1736 was issued and according to which an Administration for the General Security was established.

The General Security now functions in many issues such as collecting political, economic and social information. Evaluating, analyzing and exploiting all the information in different domains. Participating in Judicial investigations within the limits of offenses committed against the internal or external security of the State. Supervising the preparation and implementation of security measures. Participating in the surveillance of the territorial, maritime and aerial frontiers.

  • Operating Hours:
    Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
General Security

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    Damascus Road Mathaf Tel.: +9611429060
    Tel.: 1717
    Tel.: +9611429061


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***UPDATE*** Hours of operation on Saturday: 0800-1300 Phone numbers: 01/429061 - 01/429060

Joshua Alcantar on Dec 12, 2015 via web