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Security: payroll gendarmes and police officers grows at the expense of the equipment

In 2020, 1398 jobs will be created in the police and 490 in the


gendarmerie. The government is committed to the hiring of internal security forces and additional it is a good thing, provided that it does not come at the expense of the investment in the equipment used by these same security forces.

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With the promise of creating 10,000 additional jobs by 2022, the mission Safety of the project of finance law (PLF) 2020 is part of the priority tasks. Concretely, this translates into the creation between 2018 and 2022 7500 posts in the national Police and 2500 posts in the national gendarmerie.

little by Little, the wage bill of the personal safety tends to take up the whole space in excess of 17.6 billion within a budget of 19.9 billion. Staff costs represent 88,47% now of the total expenditure of the program in 2020, an increase of nearly 1 point compared to 2019 (87,43%).

staff costs have increased 30% in ten years

In ten years, these expenditures have jumped by almost 30%. And expenses of operation and investment of only... 8% in ten years. And they will even drop between 2019 and 2020 of 17% in the police and 23% in the police. These investments are gradually becoming insufficient to ensure the support equipment, and all the more so that the armoured vehicles were 45 years of age on average, the members must share helmets or bulletproof vests, or heat guns electrical... light-duty vehicles of the gendarmerie would 110.000 km on the odometer in the average...

There is a lack and 40.1 million euros for the renewal of the fleets (23.7 million for the police and 16.4 million for the force. However, it appears that outsourcing of 66% of the 40,000 vehicles of the two forces would be possible and would enable a rejuvenation of the vehicles used by the internal security forces.

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In seeking to increase costs the number of personnel and as a result, a laudable goal, the government cannibalizes operating appropriations and investment, vital to the strengthening of the operational efficiency and morale of the forces. The non-recycling of savings in the operation (purchasing) on the areas of tension (vehicles, ammo) leads to unbalance the budget, Security and jeopardize the mission in the medium and long term, as well as the security forces. It would be necessary to respond before the payroll of the security forces, reaches 100% of the budget.

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