Time.news – The council of ministers has appointed Lamberto Giannini new police chief in place of Franco Gabrielli, in the meantime he became undersecretary with responsibility for services. Born in Rome in 1964, in the police force since 1989, Giannini is an expert in counter-terrorism, both internally and internationally. Among other things, he coordinated the arrests of those responsible for the D’Antona and Biagi murders but also the arrest in 2015, in Rome, of one of the foreign fighters.
“I congratulate Prefect Lamberto Giannini who is now the new Chief of Police – Director General of Public Security” declared the Minister of the Interior, Luciana Lamorgese, who added: “The appointment of the prefect Giannini was deliberated by the Council of Ministers – on the proposal of the Minister of the Interior – by virtue of a curriculum of excellence and an appreciation of personal and professional qualities, shared at all institutional levels, which make it even more solid guarantee for citizens and the police force “, concludes the head of the Interior Ministry.
Administrative elections postponed due to pandemic
The Council of Ministers also approved a decree law that postpones the administrative, regional and supplementary elections for the Chamber and Senate, scheduled for 2021, to the period between September 15 and October 15 2021. This was announced by some ministers at the end of the CDM .