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Police launch community policing initiative

Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Update:6:20PM IN a bid to work with the community, the Fiji Police Force launched its Duavata community policing initiative at Nayavu in Wainibuka this morning.

Officiating at the launch, Defence Minister Joketani Cokanasiga said the concept of working together was part and parcel of community life in all villages.

Mr Cokanasiga said with the launch, the concept would encourage villagers to look after one another and maintain law and order.

Hundreds of villagers gathered at the Nayavu District School ground in Tailevu to witness the launch of the new initiative.