Public was right about unhealthy Police Force: Commissioner

Fiji's Police Commissioner Brigadier General Sitiveni Qiliho says the Force has now roped in the services and the expertise of the Ministry of Health and Medical Services to conduct health audits within the Force. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA

OUT of the 42 police officers that died while in service from 2015-2017, 38 deaths were non-communicable disease-related cases with the most common being cardiac complications, says Fiji’s Police Commissioner Brigadier General Sitiveni Qiliho. Brig-Gen Qiliho said they had been labelled by members of the public as an unhealthy force. “When that happened, we couldn’t […]

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