Acting Police Commissioner, Colin John has expressed gratitude to the Local Police Force for the courage and determination shown in keeping the country safe over the past year

In his Independence Address, Commissioner John said he is proud of the dedicated Police Officers who strive to provide the highest quality of police services to the communities they serve.

The commissioner said over the last year, the Police have significantly intensified its efforts to fight crimes and violence in SVG.

He said to fulfill this mission, the Royal St Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force took a proactive stance in response to crime through education of the public, utilization of crime prevention techniques and enforcement efforts.

According to the Acting Commissioner, law enforcement must have the support and involvement of the community to be successful.

He is encouraging all citizens to get involved by reporting suspicious circumstances, crimes in progress, and by cooperating with police officers in their investigations.

The Commissioner thanked the citizens of SVG, for their continued support and has assured that the dedicated group of professionals is willing to do whatever it takes to serve you and keep the Vincentian public safe.