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Fiji Police Get Wind Of Unreported Drug Cases In Schools

Qiliho said failure to report drug-related incidents would result in a separate investigation for the school’s administrator and the teacher that failed to lodge a report. He said the matter had been discussed with the Ministry of Education with an agreement reached to quickly address the issue.
24 Jun 2019 12:47
Fiji Police Get Wind Of Unreported Drug Cases In Schools
Drugs at School

Police have received information that school teachers are solving drug-related matters internally and are allegedly failing to report the matter to them.

This has concerned the Commissioner of Police, Brigadier-General Sitiveni Qiliho who says the practice is serious. Brigadier-General

Qiliho said failure to report drug-related incidents would result in a separate investigation for the school’s administrator and the teacher that failed to lodge a report. He said the matter had been discussed with the Ministry of Education with an agreement reached to quickly address the issue.

The Fiji Sun is aware of some recent cases where drugs caught in schools had not been reported to Police.

Feedback: avinesh.gopal@fijisun.com.fj



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