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21 Dec 2015

Tena koutou and warm Pacific Greetings to you all

As this year draws to a close, we reflect on a very busy year. Together we have seen the Vaka continue to move forward and improve its efficiency and effectiveness in meeting the many challenges in its journey towards the […]

12 Nov 2015

Fiji Police Commissioner Ben Groenewald resigns

12 November 2015

After 18 months of service as Fiji’s Police Commissioner, Bernadus (Ben) Groenewald has resigned.

Colonel Sitiveni Qiliho has been appointed as Acting Police Commissioner.

In response to the news of Mr Groenewald’s resignation, PICP Chair Tony Edwards has said “It […]

10 Nov 2015

PICP WAN mentoring pilot programme launched in Samoa

(11 November 2015)

The PICP WAN mentoring pilot programme was launched in Samoa on the 3rd of November 2015 with the assistance and funding of the Samoa Australia Police Partnership (SAPP).  The programme aligns with the PICP WAN Strategic Direction for […]

4 Nov 2015

PICP Chair Tony Edwards attends International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference

28 October 2015

Chief of Police for Niue  and Chair of the Pacific Island’s Chiefs of Police, Tony Edwards, attended the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference in Chicago, 24-27 October 2015.

The annual conference and exposition is the largest […]

4 Nov 2015

Republic of Marshall Islands Commissioner George R. Lanwi retires

29 October 2015

The Pacific Islands Chiefs of Police longest serving  member, Commissioner George R. Lanwi, has retired after 17 years as Commissioner of Police for the Marshall Islands Police Department.

In his parting message, Commissioner Lanwi  said “I want to pass […]

4 Nov 2015

Guam Chief of Police Joseph I. Cruz to PPTAG

4 October 2015

Chief of Police for Guam, Joseph Cruz, has responded positively to taking up the Chairs position for the Pacific Police Training Advisory  Working Group (PPTAG), and therefore a member of the PICP Executive Leadership Team.

Chief Cruz is a […]

12 Oct 2015

PICP WAN 2015 December Newsletter

***WAN CHRISTMAS NEWS LETTER NOW UPLOADED***

 

19 Aug 2015

Niue Police welcome Fiji Police back to the 44th Annual Pacific Island Chiefs of Police (PICP) Conference

Niue Police this morning welcomed Fiji Police back into the Pacific Islands Chiefs of Police

(PICP) conference as they and nineteen of twenty one member countries of the PICP gathered for their annual conference. This is the first time Fiji Police […]