MP Qereqeretabua: Arming police will not solve the problem

Opposition MP Lenora Qereqeretabua said given the increased reports of attacks against police officers, there was a real danger that in violent situations, weapons used to arm officers could be seized and used against them, placing their lives and those of innocent bystanders in greater harm. Picture: FT FILE/JONA KONATACI

THINGS could be better in the Fiji Police Force if a career police officer was the Police Commissioner. Opposition MP Lenora Qereqeretabua raised this in her response to President Jioji Konrote’s speech in Parliament today. She said given the increased reports of attacks against police officers, there was a real danger that in violent situations, […]

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