New Years Eve

Illegal ammunition found in Government vehicle

The suspect has been held with charges of possession of live ammunition and misuse of government vehicle during a road check in the nation’s capital.

The man in his late 30’s from Kompiam in the Enga province, was intercepted on New Year’s Eve by police personnel at the ATS Oro block area.

The police pulled over the man after they spotted him to be under the heavy influence of alcohol and discovered the 5 boxes of 9mm 50 rounds.

NCD police out in full force

Kalaut told a media briefing on New Years Eve that 400 police personnel will be on duty.

He has advised city residents to respect one another when celebrating.

The NCD/Central Commander added that Down Town Port Moresby, Kaugere, Gerehu, Morata and all settlements will have full police presence throughout the festive period. 

NCDC officers continue operations

Kiap spoke with PNG Loop at the University roadblock last night highlighting that he had more than five units on hand  last night to assist police at road blocks and checks  last night.

Kiap also commended the efforts of all the police personnel, saying his officers stood ready to assist with policing needs.

Kiaps says his reservists will assist in all festive operations throughout the city,  and adds that all his officers will be monitored.