Twenty CSSI Emergency Response Group (ERG) personnel along with the Police Response Team (PRT) of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) and China Police Liaison Team (CPLT) teamed up and performed an extensive demonstration at the Rove Police ground.
During the demonstration, ERG officers demonstrated professional control over a crowd of aggressive people. They performed art skills gained from CPLT, as well as a combined demonstration with PRT officers on Close Protection and Public Order Managements.
With strong emphasis, ERG officers displayed their capabilities with professional standards through their continuous training with RSIPF, enhancing staff capacity and their capability development.
CSSI ERG personnel have proven themselves to the dignitaries witnessing the event that they have the confidence and capability in maintaining safety, security and good governance of the correctional services in the country.
The officers are optimistic in assisting RSIPF officers when situations jeopardizing our national security arise. Adamantly, we can defend the rule of law and order against the rule of the jungle.
Commissioner Gabriel Manelusi acknowledged PRC CPLT for facilitating its professional training and efficient assistance. Over the last five months, ERG officers were trained and acquired skills such as, Unarmed Combat Technique, Baton and Shield Techniques, SWAT Tactics, Comprehensive Police skills, Police Long Sticks Technique, VIP Protection and Riot Control in proper sequence.
Manelusi said, the training provided by PRC has brought CSSI to a new height and set another milestone for the organisation. This enables core business responsibility and collaborative support, in advancing government policy priorities as far as security is concerned.
The VIP attending the demonstration event were; Hon. Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare, His Excellency PRC Ambassador Mr. LiMing, Hon. Minister of MPNS&CS Anthony Veke, Cabinet Ministers, RSIPF Commissioner Mr. Mostyn Mangau and his Senior Executives, CSSI Commissioner Mr. Gabriel Manelusi and his Senior Executives, PRC CPLT Commissioner Mr. ZhangGuangbao, Diplomatic Corps to Solomon Islands, Commanders of RAPPP, SIPSP, RPNGC and Fiji Police.