`Amended Road Traffic Act aims at reducing crime` – Police
source: Standay Standard
by Kagiso Madibana
20.04.2009 12:44:57 A
Botswana Police Services (BPS) is adamant that the necessary police action in enforcing the new laws will help realize a significant decline in both road and other non-penal code offences that are otherwise a cause for public discomfort.
Botswana Police Commissioner, Thebeyame Tsimako, decided to come up with measures on how best to curb the rapid rise of crime. He revealed this at a press conference on Friday.
Tsimako said that the aim of their new initiative to invite media houses was to improve the police/media relations in the area of information sharing that would be dispersed to the public
To curb the increase of fatal road accidents and house break–ins, the Botswana Police has long used the [continue reading]