Police preparedness for the upcoming Election Day is an essential requirement but I question the need for such a display of armed force, as depicted in a photograph in Monday's (2/8/10) edition of the Solomon Star. The heavily armed officers wearing camouflage uniforms portrays Honiara under a state of siege and hardly the image to ease my once held hopes for a civilian, community orientated police service.
Police Preparedness on Election Day
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