staff expansion
Wüst announces 3000 new police forces annually

police

A policewoman and a policeman with FFP2 masks face each other. Photo: Marijan Murat/dpa/Symbolbild

© dpa-infocom GmbH

According to North Rhine-Westphalian Prime Minister Hendrik Wüst, the planned black-green coalition for North Rhine-Westphalia wants to hire 3,000 new police officers every year. The CDU politician announced this on Thursday at the presentation of the coalition agreement in Düsseldorf. “We will make even more staff and money available to fight organized crime,” he said. In addition, combating sexual offenses against children and young people will remain a focus of the new legislative period.

The planned black-green coalition for North Rhine-Westphalia wants, according to the North Rhine-Westphalian head of government Hendrik Wust hire 3,000 new police officers annually. The CDU politician announced this on Thursday at the presentation of the coalition agreement in Düsseldorf. “We will make even more staff and money available to fight organized crime,” he said. In addition, combating sexual offenses against children and young people will remain a focus of the new legislative period.

dpa