Athens mayor, Citizen Protection minister assess policing efforts

Athens mayor Giorgos Kaminis met with Citizen Protection Minister Olga Gerovassili on Tuesday and discussed the policing of the capital. Along with other senior police officials, the two discussed a new operational plan being but put forth by law enforcers for the center of Athens.

The meetings also focused on the large problem of narcotics being taken in public spaces, the results so far of increased patrols in parts of Athens and the closer cooperation between police and the Athens municipality.