The Military Judiciary Police (PJM) is responsible for criminal investigation. In this sense, it is within the competence of the PJM research of strictly military crimes. PJM still has jurisdiction reserved for the investigation of crimes committed within units, establishments and military.
The other criminal police bodies shall forthwith communicate to the Judiciary Police Military the facts of which they are aware relating to the preparation and execution of crimes referred to in the preceding paragraphs, just being able to practice until his intervention, the precautionary and urgent actions to prevent its consummation and secure the evidence. However, this does not detract from the power conferred on the National Republican Guard (GNR) by the Criminal Investigation Organization Act or the respective Organic Law for the investigation of ordinary crimes committed within their establishments, units and organs.