| Fadhil Yunus |
TO CURB criminal activities, the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) at the wee hours of Sunday conducted an operation codenamed “Operasi Cegah Jenayah” targeted at commercial buildings in the Brunei-Muara District.
Some 137 police personnel from six police stations as well as personnel from the Police Training Centre were deployed in the operation.
A pre-operation briefing was given by Acting Officer-in-charge of Berakas Police Station, ASP Norkhatijah and the operation was led by Assistant Officer in Command of Police District (Brunei-Muara Police District) Supt Hajah Dayang binti Haji Omar.
The operation was conducted in popular areas such as Times Square shopping area, Kiulap commercial zone and Gadong commercial area. The two-hour operation also witnessed the deployment of police personnel on foot patrolling in Melabau Complex, Kampong Serusop and Pancha Delima.
The operation was expanded to include the re-routing of traffic to alternative routes at several areas within Berakas that were affected by flash floods.