BY ALFRED PAGEPITU
THE Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) is set to open a new police post this week in the Western province.
Poetete police post opens tomorrow in Kolombangara Island.
The new station extends the reach and visibility of law enforcement in the communities at Poetete station.
Provincial Police Commander Western Province Chief Supt Mathias Lenialu together with the General Manager of the KFPL will officially open the new post.
Lenialu said, “The new police station located at Poetete station will allow us to further our efforts in providing superior law enforcement services within the surrounding communities to keep our law and order.
“We thank the RSIPF for continues support and contractors to completed the new police post building for Poetete community.
“As we continue to experience population increases, we will continue to engage and cultivate relationships with the community.
“Western Province Police will continue to provide security for people living around the province.”
He said invited guests from Munda, Noro and Gizo, RSIPF, senior executive members and KFPL management will witness the official opening ceremony.
He said guest of honour, Western province’s supervising Premier and the Deputy Commissioner of Police will take on the dais for the general salute, inspect parade and cutting ribbons.