Police Education and Training Schools

Too Many Policemen, Too Few Doctors and Teachers

13.10.2013
Translated from Turkish by Translators for Justice
Source: http://www.sendika.org/2013/10/polis-cok-doktor-ve-ogretmen-yok/

According to Bloomberg news, global research on the number of police per 100 thousand people reveals that Turkey is in second place after Russia, with 474,8 policemen per 100 thousand.

Turkey’s rise to second place has taken place during AKP’s period in office. The number of personnel working for the Police Department has reached more than 300 thousand, increasing by 46% during the AKP years in power. Moreover, (more…)