The budget of the Ministry of the Interior will see its budget increase by more than 900 million euros for the year 2022. This increase is partly in line with Emmanuel Macron’s promise to create 10,000 police and police posts. gendarmes.
Prime Minister Jean Castex announced, during a trip to Saint-Dizier (Haute-Marne) on July 26, an increase in the budget of the Ministry of the Interior “of more than 900 million euros” in 2022, s ‘adding to some additional 2.5 billion for the period of 2017 and 2021.
Jean Castex also affirmed that the promise of President Emmanuel Macron to create 10,000 police and gendarmerie positions during his five-year term would be “kept”, with the “885 additional jobs that will be created in 2022”.
“My government, like the one that preceded it, has made security a top priority,” he said.
The Prime Minister, who was accompanied by the Minister of the Interior Gerald Darmanin and the Secretary of State for Biodiversity Bérangère Abba, made these announcements during the signing of an “unprecedented commitment charter, around a “urban and rural security territory [TSUR]””.