France - DNRED Direction Nationale du Renseignement et des Enquêtes Douanières

English translation - National Directorate of Intelligence and Customs Investigations DOD Customs Operations Branch


Task Force Dragon is a special unit created on September 2008 in DNRED. Composed of 24 agents, its job is to fight against smuggling of goods coming into Europe from China. (thanks to Bruno Collin for information)

Manuel Ryckembeusch collection


Manuel Ryckembeusch collection


Direction Nationale Renseignement et Enquetes Douanieres, the National Intelligence and Investigation Division for the French customs. Scans proudly sent to me by Bruno Ursch & Manuel Ryckembeusch. Patch sent to me by Christophe! Patch meaning:
DNRED: Intelligence Branch
Recherches: Search squad
Green colour: Historically important to French Customs
119: Team number / designation
Red / White / Blue: French tricolour
Eiffel tower: Location - Paris
Eagle: Struggle against illicit drugs / steroids
Eagle eyes: To seek and destroy criminal organisations


Anti Terrorism Unit DNRED Golt
Roy Stammwitz collection



Patch DNRED DOD Lille - Calais


Roy Stammwitz / Manuel Ryckembeusch collections


Manuel Ryckembeusch collection


Manuel Ryckembeusch collection


Manuel Ryckembeusch collection