Iranian Traffic Police

Traffic Police of NAJA
پلیس راهنمایی و رانندگی ناجا
Abbreviation RAHVAR

Logo of the Traffic Police of NAJA
Agency overview
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
National agency Iran
General nature
Specialist jurisdictions
  • Highways, roads, and-or traffic.
  • Vehicle safety and hazardous material transport laws and regulations, licensing, registration, insurance, etc.
Operational structure
Agency executive Brigadier General Taghi Mehri[1]
Parent agency Law Enforcement Forces of Islamic Republic of Iran

Traffic Police of NAJA (Persian: پلیس راهنمایی و رانندگی ناجا), abbreviated as RAHVAR[2] (Persian: راهور), is a Law enforcement agency in Iran responsible for traffic guard and highway patrol. According to World Health Organization representative in Iran, "no other country in the region has Iran's traffic police technology".[3]


  1. "End of summer, most dangerous time on Iranian roads". Tehran Times. Retrieved October 13, 2015.
  2. "Police chief optimistic about border guardsˈ freedom". IRNA. Retrieved October 13, 2015.
  3. "No other country has Iran's traffic police technology". Islamic Invitation Turkey. Retrieved October 13, 2015.
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