Headscarf with police of the Court

The headscarf is for the time being not part of the police uniform.

That has police chief Erik akerboom decided, reports the AD in the newspaper of Friday.

"Right now, I note that there is clearly no support for this idea. The discussion polarizes the ranks within and also outside the police ", reacts A2Z on the issue.

According to the Chief of police is the discussion on the plan off track. "Both inside and outside our organization went and is bright, with advocates and opponents." He states that the standards of propriety are exceeded.

Last week left the Amsterdam Police Chief Pieter-Jaap Aalbers mountain know that admitting the headscarf a serious option is to recruit more immigrant policewomen. That way he wanted more diversity in the police force, so that the Corps would be a better reflection of the society.