The Royal St. Vincent and The Grenadines Police Force (RSVGPF) is once again the recipient of a generous donation made possible by Vincentian born Mr. Tony Browne, a retired police officer of York Regional Police (YRP) in Canada.
With the aim of aiding with the development and expansion of the communicative capabilities of the RSVGPF, Mr. Browne through the YRP, the Ontario Police Technology Information Co-Operative, and Telequip Communications Canada made a donation of several items to the organization.
The donation consists of nine (9) mobile radios; two (2) radio communications repeaters and support accessories; a 32-inch television and a DVD player for the Sexual Offences Unit; a printer; and other essential equipment aimed at boosting the communicative efficiency of the organization.
Elaborating on the purpose of the donation, Mr. Browne explains that he hopes to enhance the RSVGPF resources and to assist with providing effective and efficient service, which advertently aids to alleviate crime and provide safer communities. He expressed that he wishes to thank the donors of these equipment and also to extend his appreciation to Commissioner John and by extension the rank and file of the Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force for affording him the opportunity to contribute to his country in a meaningful and worthwhile manner.
Assistant Commissioner of Police, Mr. Christopher Benjamin received the items on behalf of the RSVGPF and thanked Mr. Tony Browne on behalf of the Commissioner of Police and the Rank and File of the police organization for keeping the Organization at heart. He stated that the equipment donated is well received and will be put to good use.