Forty-seven (47) Police Officers have been promoted to various ranks within the local constabulary, including the post of Assistant Commissioner of Police.

The Police Service Commission has approved the following appointments on promotion in the Police Department effective November 3rd, 2020 as follows:

TO BE ASSISTANT COMMISSIONER OF POLICE

  • Mr. Leonard Fergus

TO BE SUPERINTENDENT OF POLICE

  • Assistant Superintendent of Police, Mr. Hesron Ballantyne

TO BE ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENTS OF POLICE

  • Inspector, Elgin Richards
  • Inspector, Hawkin Nanton

 

TO BE INSPECTORS OF POLICE

  • Station Sergeant, Mr. Parnel Browne
  • Station Sergeant, Mr. Vaughn Miller
  • Station Sergeant, Mr. Dwight Rogers
  • Station Sergeant, Mr. Angus Morris

TO BE STATION SERGEANTS

  • Sergeant, Olson Rodney
  • Sergeant, Stephen Charles
  • Sergeant, Maxian Richardson
  • Sergeant, Julian Cain
  • Sergeant, Dwayne Mckenzie

Commissioner of Police, Mr. Colin John has approved the following promotions in the constabulary effective November 3rd, 2020:

  • 8 Sergeants of Police
  • 5 Acting Sergeants of Police
  • 9 Corporals of Police
  • 12 Acting Corporals of Police

Commissioner of Police, Mr. Colin John congratulates all of the officers who have been promoted to the different ranks.  He emphasized that promotion should not just be seen only as a personal achievement but that which also increases the duties and responsibilities of the officers who were promoted. The Commissioner stressed the need for all police officers (including the newly promoted ones) to take their new responsibilities very seriously in the interest of national security and the safety of the citizens SVG and visitors alike.