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Background and objective: the controlled borders establish the government authority in all territories of the country, and conversely, any kind of weakness in borders would undermine the sovereignty and security of the country. One of the major factors that cause damage to this issue is illegal border traffic whose controlling is the responsibility of the Border Police. This study aims to determine the effect of law enforcement factors on controlling illegal border traffics in Paveh city.
Method: in terms of its goal, the present study is of an applied research type and in terms of the data collection, it is a survey research type. The statistical population includes some of the employees of border command in Kermanshah Province and the commanders, deputies and successors of Paveh border units. More than required sample size, 88 participants were selected using Morgan table. The obtained data from the questionnaire were analyzed using SPSS software and descriptive analyses and t-test. The validity of the questionnaire was confirmed by the experts and its reliability was endorsed by Cronbach alpha (.85).
Findings and results: the results of research showed that in the order of importance 1) the use of technical equipment in the border units, 2) law enforcement curtain support, and 3) the way of police units’ establishment are effective in controlling illegal border traffics in Paveh city.