A new vision and a new model of public safety

Based on proximity, transparency and territorial action, and relying on citizen participation


Alert stage of the municipal action plan for forest fire risk activated

23/07/2021 - 11:08

The risk of forest fires in the city is at its highest today since the year started.

Bicitaxis, VMP, mobilitat

City Police to step up checks on rickshaws this weekend

22/07/2021 - 15:00

The goal is to protect pedestrians and help users of public streets comply with regulations.

Imatges Barcelona, Covid-19, confinament, Barcelona buida

Monitoring report for the by-law on coexistence during 2020

26/07/2021 - 18:45

Coexistence. The figures for 2020 were shaped by the Covid-19 pandemic and the measures to tackle it, such as lockdown and mobility restrictions.

Areas of responsibility

The Safety and Prevention Area depends on the Fifth Deputy Mayor’s Office. It is responsible for public safety and prevention policies and in charge of the Guàrdia Urbana (city police) and the Fire Service Barcelona wants to set an example of safe, peaceful, community coexistence.