On Friday August 21, 2021, the SVG Red Cross Society donated three (3) portable power generators to the Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force (RSVGPF), at Police Headquarters, Kingstown. The donation was made by Mr. Bernard Morgan, President of the SVG Red Cross Society to Commissioner of Police, Mr. Colin John.
Mr. Morgan said “as part of the national emergency management system in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, the SVG Red Cross Society is always happy to support and partner with the police in improving the security situation in our communities.”
Commissioner John thanked the SVG Red Cross Society for the tangible and timely donation. “The RSVGPF is very grateful for receiving the generators at this particular time. As you are aware, the country is in the hurricane season,”Commissioner John said. “These generators will assist us to respond more effectively to emergency situations that can occur during this period.”
The Commissioner also noted that the SVG Red Cross Society has been a very reliable partner in the area of disaster management and the gift to the RSVGPF was not the first.