Algeria – This is a service that provides VIP protection and is directly attached to the Director General of National Security
The head of the Protection and Security Service (SPS), the police controller Mehdi Mehidi, was dismissed from his job, ALG24 learned from a reliable source.
Colonel Mustapha El-Habiri, in fact, put an end to the function of this police inspector appointed by former DGSN Abdelghani Hamel and who was attached directly to his cabinet.
The SPS is a service responsible for the close protection of personalities, including that of ministers and other senior officials of the state. Dressed in black costumes, they are often seen accompanying ministers in all their travels.