EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Ministère de l'intérieur

Ministère de l'intérieur

Geographic Location

Country: France


Sector: Public administration and defence
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
84.24 - Public order and safety activities

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-09-2015
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2016
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2016
Planned Job Creation: 900

Additional Information

In the framework of the fight against illegal immigration, the Prime Minister Manual Valls has announced to recruit about 900 people in the police and specifically in the boundary police. It will cost €40 million it the state budget. According to the Prime Minister, the recruitment is to counter the strain on capacity with increased personnel assigned to counter-terror. Manuel Valls also highlighted that 5330 positions in the police have been created since 2012, and that the security forces have decreased in the last five years.