The Federal Office of Police (fedpol) is Switzerland’s federal police agency and is responsible for investigating and prosecuting serious crime (i.e. offences that fall under federal jurisdiction). In addition, fedpol provides its national and international partners with support in fulfilling their police tasks, and carries out federal security duties and administrative tasks.
For centuries, counterfeiters worked painstakingly with skill and craft to copy coins. These days, they just tend to use a colour printer. The Federal Office of Police (fedpol) reports on the less glamorous world of money counterfeiting today.