President Michel Temer chose Minister Raul Jungmann to take over the new Ministry of Public Security. The decision was taken today and the announcement will be made this Monday, 26. The ministry will be created by Provisional Measure.
The minister’s name has always been the government’s favorite for the new folder that will be responsible for the Federal Police, Federal Highway Police, National Penitentiary Department and Public Security Secretariat, now linked to the Ministry of Justice.
The ministry is yet another government measure within the package to enhance public safety. The first was the intervention in the security of Rio de Janeiro, information also revealed by the Column .
The president met with Jungmann at the Jaburu Palace, in addition to the ministers Eliseu Padilha (Civil House), Moreira Franco (Secretary of Government), Sergio Etchegoyen (GSI) and Deputy Darcisio Perondi (MDB-RS), deputy leader of the government.