As in other years the Algarve will have enhanced security during the summer. The PSP will receive over 294 agents, the GNR has a reinforcement of 214 effective permanently and the SEF 11. The purpose of this device is to 'ensure that those who visit the Algarve comfort and tranquillity. "For the President of the Tourism Region "security is a differentiating factor when choosing a destination and the Algarve remains a safe destination of excellence".