Vanuatu Police Force


Polis long Port Vila I bin involve long wan operation we oli kolem , Operation Black Ice.Operation ia hemi tekem ples long 18 kasem 20 October 2018 long ol different areas long Port Vila .

Operation Black Ice hemi focus plante long Marijuana mo I lukim I gat ol different police activity I happen long time ia blong wok wetem ol case blong Marijuana .

Ol activities ia I involvem Search Warrant , beat Patrol , Mobile Patrol, Awareness mo arrest we ol Police officer oli mekem .

Polis I bin conductem search long 16 areas mo 1 shipping vessel long Port Vila , we I lukim wan total blong 29 search we polis I conductem .

Long narafala activity , ol police I attendem 3 areas olsem , Empty house long Bahai street , Empty House long karri shopping , mo Fresh wota 6 hill mo serachem 36 man mo arrestem 5 man follem ol charges blong Marijuana.

Long search we polis I mekem long Empty house long bahai street I lukim 21 male students blong Lycee school we polis I searchem mo cautionem olgeta mo 8 oli charged from oli stap long possession blong marijuana mo lukluk ol phonogrphy pictures.

Long semak fasin , polis I searchem 8 yangafala long empty house long kari shopping mo arrestem 5 long Fresh wota hill from oli stap long possession blong marijuana.

Long every area we polis I mekem wok long hem , I gat awareness we oli conductem long side blong use , dangerous effect mo law blong marijuana .

Long operation ia , polis I arrestem 35 man mo oli bail nao mo bae oli pass long court long 5th December 2018 .

Long semak storian , polis I harvetsem 101 plants blong marijuana long 5 different areas mo destroyem 3 hot spots we hemi Ohlen , Fresh wota mo Teuoma we yu save finem plante yangafala oli stap ko long ol place ia blong karem marijuana .

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Polis istap layem charge againsem trifala woman from, Riot/ Kidnapping/ Intentional Assault/ Act of Indecency without consent lo wan woman.

Follem wan official complaint wei Polis I recivem lo 18/10/2018 trifala woman oli bin grup tugeta mo fosem victim aot lo wok blo hem lo Teouma mo takem hem ikam lo Erakor bridge mo oli assaultem hem wipem bodi blo hem lo rope mo oli cutem hair blo hem wetem bell knife.
Polis ibin respond lo official complaint ia mo arrestem trifala woman ia mo detainem olgeta lo cell # 6 and long 21st October 2018 Magistrate court iremandem olgeta lo custody kasem 22nd October mo court irilisim olgeta long wan strict bail condition.

Case i stap under lo Polis investigation.


Another testimony to the progress of the security partnership between the Vanuatu Police Force and the People’s Liberation Army of the People’s Republic of China.

Security is an important institution in any country when considering the social and economic development activities.” Development always comes with its advantage and disadvantage,” said the Acting commissioner of Police.

In a ceremony on Friday at the cook barracks the Acting Commissioner of Police take the opportunity to convey the VPF appreciation to the Hon: Minister of Internal Affairs for understanding the challenges the Vanuatu Police Force is experiencing and made decision to take up the matter to find solution to enable the Vanuatu Mobile Force perform its role to the government expectations. He also thank the People’s Liberation Army and Chinese National Police through the Chinese Embassy in Vanuatu for their continuing assistance to the Vanuatu Police Force to participate on past and current long-term courses, short-term training and workshops.

The ambassador of china in Vanuatu HE Mr. Zhou Hiacheng on Friday handed over sports equipment, band Instrument to the Vanuatu Mobile Force the total amount of all equipment is around 30 Million vatu. The acting Commission respect the friendly close working cooperation between the two countries.


Wan Investigation team we I involvem Professional Standards Unit, CID, Forensic mo TRG long Southern Command wetem wan Pathologist blong Australia, Mr. Calle Winskog oli depart long Port Vila 17/10/2018 long wan chartered flight I ko long Lonorore, South Pentecost.

Vanuatu Australia Policing Justice Program (VAPJP) I fundem trip blong two chartered flights blong transportem ol investigators I go mo kam back long Port Vila.

Follem ol complaints we police I recivim long dead blong wan 8- months old baby we I dead long 16/09/2018 , Investigation team ia hemi ko mo perfomem autopsy long baby ia mo apprehendem wan suspect mo escortem I kam long Vila .

Suspect, I stap facem four fala charges blong:

1. Domestic Violence

2. Intentional Assault

3. Treat to Kill

4. Duty to provide the necessaries of life

Commanding officer blong operation ia , Acting Superintendent Glen Nicholson MAHINA we I leadim 6-man team I confirm se operation I bin tekem ples long Area blong Waterfall I go kasem Sanmara village ples we autopsy I tekem ples long hem long South Pentecost.

Investigation mo autopsy I been conducted successfully mo result blong autopsy bae I release after we specialist Doctor ia I finalisem report blong hem .

Long second day blong operation ,nomata long heavy rain, team I wokabaout 2km uphill mo arrestem suspect long village blong hem long Sanmara mo escortem hem I kam long Port Vila blong answerem ol allegations we I stap againsem hem.

Team leader I confirm se Suspect hemi wan ex – prisoner we I bin commitim offence blong sexual intercourse without concern and I bin release long parole from correctional centre long 20 December 2016. Parole period blong hem I lapse long 31st August 2017.

Police through long team leader I talem bigfala thank yu long Tanmonok Joseph, Chief Justin Tabi mo Rogasia wetem community long Sanmara village mo community long waterfall long assistance we oli providem long team mekem se work I save complete.

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