BY ALFRED PAGEPITU
GIZO Police will close all liquor outlets in the town today during the cruise liner Crystal Serenity’s visit.
Provincial Police Commander, Chief Superintendent Mathias Lenialu said the purpose of the ban is to prevent people from being involved in criminal behaviour and activities during the tourists’ time in Gizo.
He said police have informed all bottle shop owners, adding, only Gizo Hotel is allowed to serve alcohol beverage.
Lenialu said Gizo police will continue with their work to provide security services for visitors and general public.
“We need your support and working together to abide with all our laws and regulations to protect everyone from any criminal activities.
“Police will provide high visible security services so that our work can be more effective to prevent any criminal activities happen in Gizo.”
Gizo police will be carrying out a high visibility patrols in and around Gizo.