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Budget 2014 Outlines Government Commitment to Improve Law and Order

Budget 2014 Outlines Government Commitment to Improve Law and Order
Date:November 15, 2013|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 15 November, 2013: The 2014 budget underlines Government’s commitment to combat criminality, enhance security and keep the public safe. Provision is being made for investment in terms of sophisticated and state-of-the-art equipment and recruit


Hydroponic Unit and Gate Lodge Inaugurated at Women Prison

Hydroponic Unit and Gate Lodge Inaugurated at Women Prison
Date:October 03, 2013|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security--Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 03 October, 2013: A hydroponic unit funded by the Food Agricultural Organisation  (FAO)  to the tune of  US 9 474 dollars was launched this morning at the Women Prison at Beau Bassin in the presence of the Senior Chief Executive of the Prime M


Prisons Department Launches ‘Fete de la Moisson’ at Richelieu

Prisons Department Launches ‘Fete de la Moisson’ at Richelieu
Date:August 20, 2013|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 20 August, 2013: The second edition of the ‘Fête de la Moisson’ was launched yesterday at the Richelieu Open Prison (ROP) in the presence of the Senior Chief Executive of the Prime Minister’s Office, Mrs K.O Fong Weng-Poorun, and the Commissio


PM Criminal Appeal (Amendment) Bill, a Continuation of Reform Process to Modernise our Judicial System

PM Criminal Appeal (Amendment) Bill, a Continuation of Reform Process to Modernise our Judicial System
Date:July 25, 2013|Domain:Law and Order

​GIS – July 25, 2013: The Criminal Appeal (Amendment) Bill is a continuation of the reform process to modernise Mauritius’ judicial system, which had started in 1997 with the appointment of Lord Mackay to review the structure and operation of the co


Prime Minister Attends Passing Out Parade of 598 Police Recruits

Prime Minister Attends Passing Out Parade of 598 Police Recruits
Date:July 18, 2013|Domain:Law and Order

​GIS – 18 July 2013: The Prime Minister, Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam, was the chief guest at the passing out parade of 598 trainee police constables this morning at the Gymkhana Sports Complex, Vacoas.   “Now you will have new responsibilities and w


Four of the 20 new fixed speed cameras are now operational

Four of the 20 new fixed speed cameras are now operational
Date:June 24, 2013|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 24 June 2013: Four out of the 20 new speed cameras are operational since this morning. These are the ones at Roche-Bois on the M2, near the Royal College of Port Louis, near Ebène and at Pellegrin on the M1. Six new mobile radars are also in o


Melrose High Security Prison to open in August

Melrose High Security Prison to open in August
Date:May 30, 2013|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS – 30 May 2013: The opening of the new prison at Melrose, the first high security prison constructed since independence, is scheduled for end of August. It will contain state-of-the-art technology to enhance management and security with its high


New Customer Service Counter at the Mauritius Prison Services

New Customer Service Counter at the Mauritius Prison Services
Date:May 16, 2013|Domain:Law and Order--Judiciary

GIS - 16 May, 2013: A Prison Customer Service Counter was inaugurated this morning by the Minister of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms, Mr Sutyadeo Moutia, at the Prisons Training School in Beau Bassin.   The Customer Service Counter whic


Minister Bachoo Launches the Speed Camera Enforcement System

Minister Bachoo Launches the Speed Camera Enforcement System
Date:May 13, 2013|Domain:Law and Order--Public Infrastructure--Judiciary

GIS – 13 May 2013: The Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Public Infrastructure, National Development Unit, Land Transport and Shipping, Mr. Anil Bachoo, proceeded on Friday 10 May 2013 with the launching of the Speed Camera Enforcement System. The


Road Safety Activity Book for Primary School Pupils Launched

Road Safety Activity Book for Primary School Pupils Launched
Date:May 09, 2013|Domain:Education & Training--Law and Order--Public Infrastructure

GIS - 09 May, 2013: Schools are the best places where the notions of road safety can be taught and learned in a collective manner, said the Minister of Education and Human Resources, Dr. Vasant Bunwaree, yesterday at the Mahatma Gandhi Institute Aud