Portuguese Criminal police on strike
Portuguese criminal police (Judiciary Police - JP) Inspectors, Chief inspectors and Coordinators began on the 16th January a series of strikes, refusing to work after labour hours (before 09h00 a.m. and after 05h30 p.m.), between that date and 31st January.
The first stage of a strategy to show deep dissatisfaction with the governmental measures which criminal investigators consider “slowly strangling” that institution. The second stage, from 1st February till the end of April, workers will go on sectional strike on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
What is at stake?