Gov’t committed to support force

The Democratic Coalition for Change Government (DCCG) is committed in its stand to ensuring the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) develops its operational capabilities so that it has the ability to respond to serious criminal threats and manage the security of Solomon Islands. Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare made this assurance at the launching of…

PM Sogavare, Turnbull discuss RAMSI deal

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare and his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull have discussed the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) drawdown and a successor Australian policing arrangement with Solomon Islands. The issue of RAMSI drawdown, including a new Australian policing arrangement with Solomon Islands for the post-RAMSI era was the main focus of the bilateral…

PM congratulates local officers on UN mission

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare today congratulated five local officers from the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) on their historic deployment to join a United Nations Peacekeeping Mission. The officers will join the UN Mission to Darfur in Sudan, Africa. This is the first time the country has deployed officers to serve in international peacekeeping…

Opposition welcomes RSIPF and Finance joint initiative

The Parliamentary Opposition Group has acknowledged the joint agreement signed by the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) and Ministry of Finance & Treasury to closely monitor the use of public funds. In a statement today, the Opposition Group says the partnership will strengthen the monitoring system on the use of public funds and apprehend…

Police to conduct high visibility operation

THE Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) will be executing their high visibility operation during the weekend. Solomon Fresh Beat-Online reports,” Police says the operation is part of its crime prevention approach targeting crimes such as drink-driving, drunk and disorderly, disturbances and other petty crimes. “These operations normally target hot spots police identified. “Our operation depends…