COVID-19: Police arrest 18 people for breach of curfew

Police officers on guard at a checkpoint during the curfew hours. Picture: SUPPLIED

Eighteen people were arrested for breach of curfew restrictions from 11pm yesterday to 4am this morning.

Acting Police Commissioner Rusiate Tudravu said rhe Eastern division recorded seven reports, West recording six cases, South – four cases and one case in the Northern division.

“Of the seven reports recorded in the Eastern division – six arrests were made in the Nausori area while the seventh arrest was made in Nakasi,” ACP Tudravu said.

“The Northern division’s lone case was made in Labasa involving a military officer who was intoxicated at the time of his arrest,” he said.

“The arrests made in the Southern division were reported in Nasinu and Valelevu, whereas the arrests made in the Western division were made in Lautoka, Rakiraki, Nadi and Sigatoka.”




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