Monthly Archives: November 2015

12 Nov 2015

Fiji Police Commissioner Ben Groenewald resigns

12 November 2015After 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 2015Chief 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 2015The 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 […]