All terminals of Dubai International airport are equipped to deal with incidents and emergencies and ensure that all passengers have a safe, secure visit. The Dubai Police force is responsible for ensuring that all passengers and their baggage are thoroughly screened at various security checkpoints, both during arrival and departure. Airport police are also there to assist passengers with lost and found requests, reports of theft, and any airport-related problems passengers may encounter. You will see uniformed police officers throughout the airport.
If your baggage is delayed or lost at Dubai International Airport, you should first approach the baggage services desk, which can be found in the baggage reclaim area, where you will fill in a claim form. Once you submit this form, you will be given a reference number, which you will need to track the status of your case.