Resignations, medical leaves and vacations are among the possible causes in the decrease in active patrolling by Carabineros personnel in the Metropolitan region compared to the previous semester, which was revealed through a previously reserved report.
Concern has been generated among the authorities about the Decrease of 27% in active patrolling of Carabineros in the Metropolitan region, during the first half of this year, compared to the second half of 2021.
Resignations, medical leaves and vacations are among the possible causes of this decrease, according to what La Tercera indicated after having access to previously reserved reports.
The governor of the Metropolitan region, Claudio Orrego, assured that it needs a modernization of the Police career, with improvements in salaries and training.
The mayor of Renca, Claudio Castro, assured that it is necessary generate a new perspective and relationship between citizens and carabineros, along with regaining confidence in the police.
Both actors agreed on the lack of police vehicles in good use, and highlighted the large number of cars that have been decommissioned due to panne or because there are no spare parts.