42, Newly Entrant Correctional Officers (NECO) has taken their Oath or Affirmation on Enlistment at the Correctional Service Solomon Islands (CSSI) Headquarter, Rove yesterday 1 June 2022.
CSSI Commissioner Gabriel Manelusi says, I am pleased to inform you that in accordance with section 123 (2) of the Solomon Islands Constitution and Section 10 of the Correctional Services Act 2007.
“You are appointed as an officer in the Correctional Service Solomon Islands for a two (2) years probationary period with effect from your date of appointment”.
“Your appointment is subject to the provisions of the Correctional Services Act 2007 and Regulation 2008, and the General Orders”, says Manelusi.
He reiterates to NECOs that today you promise before the Almighty God, Her Majesty the Queen, Solomon Islands Government and the People of Solomon Islands, that you will obey all orders and subject yourself to all Acts, Orders and Regulations relating to CSSI.
He adds the only way forward to change Solomon Islands depends on you, your attitude, character, commitment and maintain a high level of discipline and professional standards.
“The Correctional Service Solomon Islands is a key component of Solomon Islands Criminal Justice System and is responsible for persons referred to by court”.
“CSSI is a challenging organization, and it offers many learning and development opportunities to grow and develop your career pathway, and I welcome you to this Service”, says Manelusi.
Commissioner on behalf of his Executive, Advisors, Commandants, Directors, Ranks and Files of CSSI congratulate the Newly Entrant Correctional Officers for their appointment as Correctional Officers.