East German state to boost police, judiciary amid anti-migrant crimes

The east German state of Saxony will increase its annual number of police recruits and add new staff to the judicial system to better deal with right-wing crimes against migrants, its interior minister says.

An increase of police recruits from 400 to 500 and new hires in the judicial system will ensure better policing and speedy prosecution of perpetrators of anti-migrant crimes, Saxony's Interior Minister Stanislaw Tillich says.

Last update: Tue, 23/02/2016 - 15:22

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