Two New Police Vehicles for Belmopan Formation New Police Station for Belmopan Coming Soon Print E-mail
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Thursday, 22 November 2012 00:00

Hon. John Saldivar hands over keys for new vehicles to COMPOL David HendersonMinister of National Security, Hon. John Saldivar on Tuesday, November 20th, handed over keys for two new vehicles to Commissioner of Police, David Henderson at the Police Headquarters in Belmopan City.

The two new vehicles, an Isuzu D-Max Pickup Truck and a Mahindra Truck, were purchased by the Government of Belize and are being assigned to the Belmopan Formation.

In handing over the vehicles, Hon. Saldivar said he is pleased to be able to meet the growing demand for Police mobility in the rapidly expanding Capital City and surrounding areas. He said it is in line with the policy of his Ministry and the Government to adequately equip the Police Department as it intensifies its fight against crime nationwide.

Also present for the handover this afternoon was Officer Commanding the Belmopan Formation, Superintendent Alvan Gentle. 

Hon. Saldivar, who is Area Representative for the Belmopan Constituency, also announced this afternoon that plans are in the making for the construction of a new Police Station for the City of Belmopan to be located in the North Ring-Road area. At a cost of around BZ $400,000, the project will be funded jointly by the Governments of Taiwan and Belize.